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NPD Assistant

b3 jobs
Home Counties / East Anglia
£18,000 - £21,000
Closing date
11 Jun 2021

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Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

NPD Assistant

Job ref: 62844 | £18,000 - £21,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to work for an innovative, high-quality manufacturer which supplies to various retailers throughout the UK.

The job

The purpose of the NPD Kitchen Assistant is to assist with the day-to-day running of the NPD kitchen, ensuring that all sample requests (bulk ingredients, retail packs, NPD samples) are made-up and sent out on time, are accurate and meet the expected quality.

You will ensure that the NPD kitchen is stocked with the right ingredients, ensure all ingredients in the kitchen and those sent to customers are recorded to ensure full traceability, resolve any issues with samples or their delivery plus prove administration support to the NPD team.

Your experience

This role would suit a recent food science, nutrition, or food technology graduate who is looking for their first product development job in the food manufacturing industry.

Any previous food NPD experience would be a benefit such as from a university placement. Product experience within ingredients, snacks or similar would also be an advantage.

You will be highly organised, have good IT skills plus excellent attention to detail plus a passion for food is essential! Basic Food Hygiene certificate is also an advantage.

More details

The NPD Assistant job is based in the Home Counties / East Anglia region and is paying £18,000 - £21,000 according to experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the NPD Assistant job, please click the Apply button.

What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly, and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All our consultants have considerable recruitment experience so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

New Product Development Technologist | Product Development Assistant | NPD Technologist | Food Product Developer | Food NPD Jobs | Essex | Food Manufacturing NPD Jobs | Essex


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