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Development Chef

b3 jobs
£35,000 - £42,000
Closing date
23 Jun 2024

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Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Development Chef

£35,000 - £42,000
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8681

The company

An award-winning company driven by its innovation thanks to skilled chefs and designers, producing and providing high end goods for the UKs leading food manufacturers and retailers. Their passion for food and drive is exemplary.

About the Development Chef job

The purpose of your role will be to stay abreast with current food trends and aid the launch of new and existing products through recipe development.

Key tasks

  • Provide new recipe ideas that meet customer and market requirements.  
  • Keep up to date with competitor activity and food trends.
  • Present new ideas to the wider team.

About You

The successful candidate shall be experienced in food manufacturing as a development chef with a supporting related qualification ideally with knowledge of current food trends and ingredient combinations.

  • Creative Chef.
  • Excellent Culinary Skills.
  • Exceptional presentation skills.

More details

The Development Chef job is based in Berkshire and is paying £35,000 - £42,000 according to your experience.

This is a site-based Monday to Friday full time role, and the working hours are 8:30am – 4:30pm.

Alternate job titles

Senior Development Chef | NPD Chef | New Product Development Chef | Business Chef | Innovation Chef | Menu Development Chef | Food Manufacturing NPD Jobs



Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

Food Industry Graduates

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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