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Development Chef

Zest Recruitment
East Midlands
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
6 May 2024

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Contract Type
Development, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Are you a culinary maestro with a zest for innovation? Do you dream in delicious flavours and envision culinary creations that tease savoury taste buds?

Our client, a UK leading food manufacturer based in the heart of Leicestershire are on the hunt for a Development Chef extraordinaire to join their high flying NPD team. As the creative genius behind recognisable delectable delights, you'll be whipping up mouthwatering magic that will leave customers craving for more.

Crafting recipes that showcase the finest ingredients. Infusing innovation into every dish, creating culinary masterpieces. Experimenting with flavours, textures, and techniques to push culinary boundaries. Collaborating with cross-functional teams and customer facing with UK retailers you will have culinary flair and finesse.

You will be a Development Chef / NPD Chef or have experience in Michelin or Rosettes recognised restaurants.

Competitive salary of up to £45,000. Monday to Friday. Exciting benefits package to spice up your life. Contact Nicola Richardson on 01780 483 999 for a confidential chat or send your CV to

As you know over here at Zest we like to do things properly and always want to keep you, the candidate in the loop. Applying to this 'one of a kind' role you give Zest permission to hold your information. If you want to know more about how Zest look after your personal information please visit our privacy policy on the website


A recruitment company where every job counts.

We understand that recruitment companies often get a bad press. So, here at Zest we are bringing a refreshingly new and different approach to food and drink manufacturing recruitment. Unlike others we aim to be the recruitment company that makes sure it can be counted on at every step of the recruitment journey: every person, every job, every time.

Zest specialise because you do, and our team are dedicated to the following areas:

  • Technical & quality
  • NPD
  • Operations & production
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Senior Appointments
  • Hygiene
  • Interim
  • Graduates

Our aim is simple, to link talented individuals with talented businesses, and we achieve this by taking a structured and industry leading approach to every step of the process.

Zest, where every job counts. 

Company info
01780 483999/ 011732 52999
Lincolnshire/ Bristol

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