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NPD Technologist

Employer
The People Co.
Location
London or Reading
Salary
£26k-£34k
Closing date
26 Feb 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Development, Graduate
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

NPD Technologist (Graduates accepted)

London or Reading

£26-£34k

FMW41321

An excellent opportunity to work with a global organisation who seek creative and passionate Innovations Technologists who want to grow and develop a career with an established and successful organisation.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work on Customer Briefs to develop recipes within the company and customer guidelines
  • Prepare samples in a hygienic and accurate manner
  • Prepare paperwork to accompany samples (Labels, Submission Sheets, Sample Advice Notes)
  • Work with Procurement and Technical Teams to assess new raw materials
  • Understand relevant factory processes and attend factory trials and product launches
  • Assist with shelf-life trials to set microbiological and organoleptic standards
  • Support with visits from customers

The Candidate:

  • You will have a degree within a food or science related sector 
  • You will be able to demonstrate your passion for the food industry either by previous full/part time roles or by what you like doing in your spare time
  • You will be creative and be inspired by new ideas or taste sensations within the food industry
  • You will be ambitious to do well and know what excellence looks like
  • Previous NPD experience through a year in industry or previous job role

In return:

  • You will be joining a highly reputable and global organisation
  • You will be guided and mentored in your field
  • You will deal with blue chip organisations
  • You will have the opportunity to work with/travel to/join other sites in the UK or abroad.

Company

CPA Recruitment rebrands as The People Co.

CPA Recruitment has rebranded as The People Co., putting people directly at the heart of its brand.

Established in 1987, The People Co. is an expert team of people consultants, focusing on permanent and interim roles in food and consumer goods. We build strong connections and trusted, long-term relationships with all our clients and candidates.

Spanning the UK, Europe and North America, the business works with start-ups through to established multinationals, from graduate and supervisory level to senior management and director-level.

The People Co.’s focus, structure, client base, People and locations remain the same as before.

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Our Story

Resourcing solutions. Sounds a bit impersonal, doesn't it? That's just not how we role; at The People Co., we're all about people!

Can we help our clients fill their job vacancies? Absolutely.

Can we help our job candidates find the right job? You bet we can.

We’re an expert team of people consultants, focusing on permanent and interim roles in food and consumer goods. We build strong connections and trusted, long-term relationships with all our clients and candidates.

From our offices in the UK and North America, we work locally and globally with clients from start-ups to established multinationals. And with candidates from graduate and supervisory level to senior management and director-level. All of this is underpinned by our 36 years’ heritage in providing a flexible, bespoke service.

Areas our People cover

From beginning to end, we cover roles across the whole food and consumer goods supply chain. Our team of People - dedicated sector specialists - really know their onions and many have experience of working in the industry themselves.

As well as covering mature areas of the market, we ensure we’re on top of emerging areas, so we can support clients as best we can.

 

Company info
Website
Telephone
020 8203 1000
Location
Eclipse House
20 Sandown Road
Watford
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD24 7AE
GB

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