NPD Technologist

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Cheshire
Salary
Circa £23k DOE
Posted
06 Jun 2019
Closes
06 Jul 2019
Ref
JB41789
Function
Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

I am working with a brilliant food company based in North West England who are looking to add an NPD Technologist to the team due to company growth

The site has just invested in brand new facilities for the NPD function making this the perfect time to join the business. An opportunity not to be missed.

The main purpose of the role is the manage Product Development projects from concept through to post launch. The delivery of products will meet the expectations and values of the business and customers alike. You will take responsibility for the NPD kitchen, make and send product samples and develop and maintain all new product standards.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Concept development, working with the NPD Manager to generate ideas
  • Look at new processes, ingredients and products that can drive the innovation agenda
  • Liaise with buyers and suppliers
  • Prepare and execute samples
  • Product presentations to customers
  • Undertake and keep up to date all NPD project paperwork   


 

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience of NPD process
  • Demonstrable technical ability in food preparation  
  • Understanding of the principles of food hygiene
  • Demonstrates a passion for food and a desire to build a career within the food industry
  • Ideally a Food Science or equivalent degree

Working hours Monday – Friday (40 hours)

In return you will be offered a competitive salary of circa £23K DOE  

If this sounds like you and you are interested in the NPD Technologist vacancy, hit apply, send me an up to date CV to jack.bradfield@drnewitt.com or give me a call on 0131 226 5060

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