CPA Recruitment - Technical Jobs

Product Technologist

c. £40,000
07 Oct 2019
07 Nov 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Product Technologist (12 month fixed term contract)

Food and Non-Food Positions available


A great opportunity for a Technologist has arisen. You will be joining a team to ensure the safety, quality and legality of products. The successful candidate will have a good knowledge of food legislation and food safety topics and the ability to apply this knowledge in a practical way.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To support the Buying teams with the development of new and existing products to ensure compliance to policies and that customer expectations are met.
  • Ensure all products meet defined quality attributes in line with the chosen benchmark.
  • Ensure that all product quality parameters are developed in line with QA and CR policies.
  • Develops relationships with supplier technical teams to facilitate direct communication in relation to product development
  • Actively participates in sampling and provides feedback as part of product evaluation.
  • Provides process and improvement ideas for new product development with the Buying team.
  • Actively works with Buying teams and Suppliers to develop new products and improve existing products using defined procedures and tools.
  • Completes technical projects and reports as defined by the Buying teams.

Person Profile

  • Degree of equivalent
  • Relevant experience within Food Manufacturing/Industry or Core Non- Food industry experience
  • Able to work cross functionally and across all levels within the business
  • Knowledge of food/non-food technical regulatory areas
  • Excellent  communication skills, attention to detail, organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise and work to strict deadlines
  • Able to represent the company at business meetings/ supplier visits

REF: FMW38637
To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Liane Stockman to

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

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