NPD Technologist / Product Development Technologist

£Competitive +benefits
31 Mar 2019
28 Apr 2019
Recruitment Team
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

NPD Technologist, Glasgow, Food Manufacturing

We are recruiting for an NPD Technologist role on behalf of a leading Food Manufacturer based near Glasgow.

The Role:

The NPD Technologist will be involved with the designing and developing of products to ensure that customer and manufacturing requirements are met.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Driving and identifying NPD project initiatives
  • Increasing the Company's expertise within the development department
  • Innovate new products and processes to maintain and grow a creative catalogue of products for the customers
  • Manage focused development of new products to deliver the required margin for our customers and the business.
  • Understand the wants and needs of both internal and external customers.
  • Present facts and ideas clearly, accurately and persuasively to achieve effective day-to-day running of the department.
  • Overall awareness of comparative products from all major retailers/competitors
  • Plan, organise and control resources to deliver concepts to an agreed quality and timescale.
  • Monitoring product quality of new and existing products.

Person Specification:
  • Experience in a food environment within a similar Development role e.g. NPD Chef / NPD Technologist
  • Food related qualification
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for food and a good understanding of the current markets and trends
  • Drive, energy and enthusiasm

Salary: £Competitive + Benefits

To Apply: Please press the 'Apply' button

*Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted. If you have not received correspondence within 21 days, then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for reading this advertisement

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