Food Product Developer

b3 jobs
South West England
Competitive salary
24 May 2019
08 Jun 2019
Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Food Product Developer

Job ref: 62233 | Competitive salary | South West

The company

You will be working for an expanding, well established, award winning business who supply into most of the UK major retailers. There is currently lots of growth happening with new buildings and an increase in production lines so there is excellent scope for career progression.

The job

As Product Developer, you will be responsible for the development of new products according to assigned projects for both the company's key customers and own brands.

You will present new product submissions to both customers and internal taste team, carry out factory trials to identify process requirements for new product introduction, keep abreast with market trends and identify new opportunities, lead and support on-site production customer visits, support the supply chain and technical team to ensure accuracy of raw material data and travel to customer and other group sites when required.

Your experience

You will be degree educated in a food science, technology or related discipline and/or possess previous NPD experience within food manufacturing. You will have excellent numeracy and literacy skills, experience with Microsoft software packages and be a flexible team player, working to tight deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of customer service. To succeed, you will be creative, have a good awareness of food trends and an undeniable passion for food!

More details

The Food Product Developer job is based in South West region and is paying a competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Tom quoting job reference 62233.

What happens next

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

New Product Development Technologist | NPD Technologist | Graduate Product Developer | Food Science Graduate Jobs | Graduate NPD Jobs | Food Development Jobs | Cornwall | South West