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Product and Process Technologist

Recruiter
MorePeople
Location
Manchester
Salary
£24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted
27 Aug 2019
Closes
24 Sep 2019
Ref
CW11915
Contact
Charlie Webb
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


My client is a manufacturer of well known branded vinegars, pickles and dressings, supplying to food manufacturers and retailers. They are looking to add an experienced Process Technologist to their team to give NPD support during production trials and take a brief from concept to launch.

Key Accountabilities:

Recipe development
Raw materials samples
Scaling of recipes
Prepare NPD elements of Stage Gate documents and DRC templates.
NPD lead on product and packaging trials and factory process optimisation.
NPD representation in cross-functional meetings
Create and manage product paperwork and systems input.
Shelf life study
Analytical testing
Micro modelling using internal system for NPD and EPD.
Manage sample requests and product library store.
Assisting NPD Managers with additional activities including product presentations and customer visits.
Understand Stage Gate, DRC, costing processes
Support NPD Managers in adhering to procedures in line with critical paths.

Key Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

Minimum 2 years experience working in a similar role within food manufacturing.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Excellent organisational skills
Demonstrable problem solving skills
Good practical knowledge of Microsoft Programs
BSc in Food Science or similar degree
Microsoft Office skills
Well organised and efficient
Proactive and resourceful
Eye for detail
Ability to analyse data and make recommendations.
Motivated and enthusiastic self-starter

You must have a car and a valid driving licence.

If you meet the minimum requirements, please send a CV to Charlie@morepeople.co.uk

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