NPD Process Technologist

b3 jobs
West Midlands Region
c. £23,000
Closing date
20 Jun 2021

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Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

NPD Process Technologist - Contract

Job ref: 62867 | c. £23,000 | West Midlands

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a branded, fresh foods supplier which is part of a large international group.

The job

The purpose of the NPD Process Technologist is to support the development of new and existing products and the NPD process.

Core duties:

  • Manage new raw material trials through the factory process, reporting results following shelf life and product evaluation.
  • Support and manage the transition of new products to the factory / industrial scale.
  • Monitor products after launching following factory processes in place.

Your experience

This role would suit a recent food science, nutrition, or food technology graduate who is looking to gain valuable food product development experience with one of the UK’s leading fresh foods producer.

Any previous food NPD experience would be a benefit such as from a university placement. Strong communication skills are essential as this role will offer the opportunity to liaise with multiple business departments.

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

More details

The NPD Process Technologist job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying c. £23,000.

The core working hours are Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week. However, some flexibility will be required i.e. to run production trials.

This is a contract position with a duration of approximately 5 months. This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to gain some solid food product development experience.

How to apply

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

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Alternate job titles

Food Graduate Jobs | New Product Development Technologist | NPD Assistant | Product Development Assistant | NPD Technologist | Graduate NPD Jobs | Food Manufacturing NPD Jobs | Staffordshire


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