Baxters Food Group is a household name within the food manufacturing sector with 150 years of history. Manufacturing some of the finest quality foods in their sector, including soups, chutneys and condiments, Baxters are known for their great tasting, homely products, this is the chance to make a difference to some of the nation’s favourite foods.
Senior Process Improvement Technologist
Reporting into the Site Technical and NPD Manager, you’ll manage and develop the factory trial process, ensuring the regular review the NPI process to guarantee all projects are delivered on time, in the most efficient way possible from concept to launch. You’ll establish and lead the Process Improvement Team, whilst acting as the process expert from a line efficiency, product quality and cost optimization perspective. Added to this, you’ll support the technical team, driving change and challenging the systems in place to enable the team to better deliver consistent product at the expected quality.
We’re looking for previous experience within the food manufacturing industry, ideally in a process role, supported by a sound technical understanding and backed by a food related degree. You’ll have knowledge and understanding of retailer manufacturing standards and be an experienced project manager. Excellent communication skills, close attention to detail and a professional team approach are all essential.