Our client is part of a large chilled food group in the UK who supply the major retailers with innovative products that are market leading. They are now looking for an exceptional Process Development Technologist to join their dynamic team and progress their career with this chilled food business.
Reporting to the Senior Process Technologist you’ll be responsible for working closely with the innovations teams to insure the requirements and specifications of products from kitchen approval through to launch are completed. Your key responsibilities will include:
- Co-ordinating and participating in audits and taste panels to guarantee product consistency, ensuring the entire range meets retail quality standards and offers consumers an exceptional taste experience
- Working closely with Quality and Production teams to organise and attend shelf life and organoleptic tests to guarantee the highest levels of product quality and taste
- You will assist with raw materials sign off as well as labelling and packaging approval, driving a culture of quality and continuous improvement across the business.
- In addition you’ll be accountable for systems and documentation, ensuring all data for HACCP, raw materials and specifications is accurate and up to date in order to maintain the smooth and consistent running of factory processes.
We are looking for a proactive and motivated Technologist with a Food Science or Technology qualification and some previous experience of working in a Process Development position within the food manufacturing industry.
You’ll have an analytical and practical approach to tasks coupled with the desire to achieve results and drive continuous improvements. You must also have great attention to detail and the ability to effectively manage simultaneous projects as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ideally, you will have worked within chilled complex products but other product areas will be considered.
So if you have the skills and experience to take on this exciting role and are looking to enhance your career with a supportive food manufacturer then apply now.
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