NPD Technologist

Silven Recruitment Limited
Closing date
12 Nov 2019

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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NPD Technologist


Are you an NPD technologist who feels confident taking both retail and food service clients' product from concept through to mass production?

If so, then read on!

The Role

You will provide support to the NPD Manager in creating and delivering on new product initiatives.


  • Supporting NPD manager to meet key deadlines
  • Have knowledge of retail and food service industries and products
  • Support benchmarking exercises
  • Completing product information sheets
  • Liaise with technical and operations to support trials, shelf life assessments and cooking instruction verifications
  • Use trials to validate costing
  • Support the planning of product launches
  • Ensure product complies with specifications and agreed parameters

The Candidate

  • Experience in developing and launching new products
  • Managing critical paths ensuring successful product launches
  • Knowledge functional characteristics of food ingredients
  • Good understanding of product development process
  • Able to work using your own initiative
  • Computer literate
  • Methodical approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Full driving licence.

Next steps

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send your CV to with BF/6041 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463.

The Silven team is full of passionate, committed and personable people, who have built their careers recruiting into their specialist markets.

We’ve developed many long standing client and candidate relationships along the way; mainly because we delight in helping companies to realise their plans and in assisting candidates to advance their careers.

If you are a client or candidate seeking advice and a service based on experience and knowledge of your market, we’d love to hear from you. Contacting us could be the best thing you do today.

Contact Us
  • Clarence House
  • 4 Clarence Street
  • Manchester
  • M2 4DW
  • GB
  • 0845 0036872
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