Product Developer/Junior Development Chef

Blue Spark
London (Greater)
£28,000 - 35,000 pa
Closing date
2 Dec 2021

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

The Company

Are you passionate about Development and looking to work with an exciting food and drink business who pride themselves on their fresh and delicious products? With a goal to delight customers, this continually expanding business have a unique cafe concept at the premium end of the market.  They are now looking for a rising NPD star who can grow with the company.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate Product Developer to join a progressive business where you’ll report to the MD and take on the challenge of developing new concepts and updating existing products in line with the target market. You will be working to revitalise the menu with products that hit current market and consumer trends.  You will also focus on seasonal changes, ongoing quality improvements and exciting new packaging options going forward. You will work closely with an external food consultancy who will be able to provide any training and support required for you to excel in this role.

The Person

We are seeking an avid foodie with culinary flair who is passionate about food development.  It is essential that you have had some exposure to key aspects of the NPD process in the food industry and thrive in a hands on role.  You may be a junior development chef or product developer who is looking to gain broader experience with increased responsibility.  You must have excellent communication skills, be commercially savvy, are able to use IT systems and have the ability to learn quickly.

If you are an ambitious food developer looking for a new challenge then this could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Apply now or call 0345 2600 737 to find out more.


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Please note that while we will try to respond to all applications, sometimes the sheer volume of responses means we can only focus on the most relevant. You should hear from us within 5 days if your application has been successful. Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas


Blue Spark is a boutique recruitment consultancy for the Food and Drinks industry, satisfying a growing appetite for intelligent and ethical recruitment.

Working entirely free of commission, we source high calibre candidates for some of the most exciting organisations in the field.

Our friendly and creative consultants seek the perfect match with every appointment – be it graduate or director level, permanent or interim.

Established by Food professionals in 2006, our vast experience and intuitive grasp of market trends has earned us the superb reputation we enjoy today.

With a particular commitment to openness and innovation, Blue Spark offers a truly comprehensive range of recruitment solutions across all sectors of the Food and Drinks industry.

These include:

• Search and Selection

• Advertised Search

• Executive Search

• Database Search

• Proactive Candidate Generation

So whether you're seeking that dream job in Food and Drink, or the perfect people for your growing business, Blue Spark can deliver.

Find Us
0345 2600 737
34 - 36 The Broadway
Haywards Heath
RH16 3AL
United Kingdom

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