Senior NPD Technologist

Silven Recruitment Limited
London (City of)
£35000 - £38000 per year plus pension and benefits
Closing date
2 Oct 2021

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Senior NPD Technologist

Location:   London

Salary: circa £38k DOE plus benefits package

Job Reference: EH/SNPDTL

Are you a Product /Development Technologist looking for the next challenge in your career?

You will be working for a global, highly innovative company and become part of their future journey as they grow from strength to strength.  Based at their iconic head office in London this is an AMAZING opportunity for the right person.  My client have huge growth plans for the coming years – be part of their success!!

The Role:

  • To champion NPD projects, identifying market trends to shape their 1, 3 and 5 year strategy.
  • Working with R&D Project Managers to take a product from concept to launch, working in the test kitchen with a team of flavourists and development chefs.
  • Maintain and nurture existing and develop new relationships with suppliers to source the best products on the market.
  • Be the expert on the relevant food legislation and assist with packaging, legislation and compliance.

 What you, the Candidate, will be able to demonstrate:

  • A degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Food Technology or a similar
  • A minimum of 3 years working in a similar Product Development role with proven track success
  • Experience of working with beverages, protein, sugars, protein would be distinct advantage.
  • Aware of current trends and influences in the food industry, motivated by new flavours and passionate about food quality. Able to manage multiple projects at once
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work strategically with the confidence to influence at senior level.

Next steps…

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send me your CV to

with EH/SNPDTL as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463 and I’ll be more than happy to have a chat and give you more information!


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.

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