Experienced Development Technologist required; you will have real creative flair and a passion for NPD - working with category leading products...
If you are an experienced Development Technologist seeking a step up or a Senior Development Technologist looking to gain exposure to a large manufacturing business this could be the opening you are looking for! As a Senior Development Technologist in this business you will work across four different product categories with a core focus on two of these. Products are chilled, innovative, complex products and are produced for a highly reputable retailer. The team have an excellent relationship with its retailer and you will gain lots of customer exposure in this role. This role is not for a wall flower, we are seeking a creative go-getter with a real passion for food and an excellent communicator who can develop and maintain strong lasting relationships.
As a Senior Development Technologist you will report to a Development Manager with some fantastic projects and launches lined up! As such it is going to be busy and a very exciting year ahead, and will give you the opportunity for a lot of autonomy and variety!
Core responsibilities will include:
Innovating new products and processes to grow a creative catalogue
Present new products and processes clearly, concisely and persuasively internally and to customers
Monitor and benchmark new and existing product quality
Keep abreast of competitor's products
Complete work to critical path controls
Experience of working in chilled food manufacturing is highly desirable for this role, coupled with a proven track record of working directly with major retailers. To be a Senior Development Technologist within this team you will show energy and enthusiasm for the products with which you work, be able to manage your own projects to tight timescales and be able to hold your own direct with the customers.
Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778
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