Development Technologist, Lancashire

Location
Lancashire
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Oct 2019
Closes
11 Nov 2019
Ref
RLP895211b
Contact
Rachel Parkin
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


Opportunity to join a thriving and progressive food business within its supportive NPD team...

As Development Technologist here, you'll be part of a team developing mouth-watering new food to go concepts. You'll manage projects from concept to launch, from recipe development through factory trials and scale up. It's a hands-on role working closely with colleagues across Production, Technical, Procurement and Marketing.

You'll report into the Head of R&D who is a highly regarded and supportive manager. They will ensure you are given the training and development to progress your career with the business. There are loads of examples of people that thrive here and enjoy long-term successful careers.

You will work on a range of NPD and EPD projects, both branded and retailer own label. There's a busy pipeline of exciting new projects coming through and this role is integral to the continued growth plans. You'll need to be well-organised to manage multiple projects and experienced in taking concepts through trials in the factory.

The company offers a good benefits package including health care and bonus scheme. The position may involve some travel to other sites in the group so a driving licence is preferred. Whilst category experience isn't vital, exposure to protein development or added value chilled foods would be ideal. A Food Science, or similar degree would be preferred too but not essential.

Would you like to know more? Click apply or get in touch for further details.

Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778 REF. RLP895211b

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