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Food Technologist – Food Manufacturing

Silven Recruitment Limited
c£32000 per year
Closing date
4 Dec 2023

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Food Manufacturing

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Food Technologist – Food Manufacturing


Job Title: Food Technologist

Location: Kent

Salary: c£32K


The Role:

  • Support the Technical Team in delivering high quality technical support to Customers and third parties.
  • Proactively engage with teams across the business to ensure continuous and mutually beneficial development of customer accounts.
  • Investigate product rejections and complaints and take part in initiatives to combat these.
  • Manage the writing of specifications, artwork approval and ensure that all technical aspects required for NPD launches are carried out on time.
  • Manage and support with the creation and maintenance of customer quality standards and ensure their content is accurate and achievable.

The Candidate:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a factory-based food technical role within high care.
  • A degree in Horticulture, Postharvest, Food Technology or similar fields is preferred.
  • HACCP, Auditing, Food Safety qualification would be advantageous.
  • Experience of working with and managing the major UK retailers
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to negotiate and communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Self-organised approach and the ability to plan a workload with a proactive approach to personal development.

The Company:

  • A well-established company operating with the food manufacturing industry who has seen continuous growth across the years allowing for career progression.
  • A great company culture with a close-knit team that values learning and development.


If you are interested in hearing more about this role, then contact me on 0161 832 7463 or email Jodie directly at quoting reference JE/FT


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.

Company info
0845 0036872
Clarence House
4 Clarence Street
Greater Manchester
M2 4DW

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