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NPD Technologist

£27000 - £31000 per annum
Closing date
30 Jul 2024

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Food Manufacturing

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NPD Technologist


£27,000 - £31,000

I am on the lookout for a NPD specialist based in Kent to work for an exciting and growing business!

Reporting into the NPD Manager, you will support NPD Projects for both existing and potential new customers to ensure that key deadlines are hit. You will work closely with internal stakeholders in order to improve and assist fundamental improvements to business processes, Supporting the delivery of good service by managing expectations, adopting a collaborative approach to NPD!

Main Responsibilities:

Support on all NPD across additional accounts where required.

Collaborative approach towards customer briefs and tenders working alongside, CM's, TM's, Procurement, Packaging, Finance, Marketing & Operations, ensuring all briefs are time managed and all stakeholders have been provided sufficient time to be able to complete their tasks.

Understanding of end to end CP process, including customer relevant documentation and on-line systems.

Coordinate concept to launch on key accounts, including regular update meets with customer teams to ensure alignment.

Work across functions (including Technical / Sales / Production / Packaging / Procurement) to help support new product samples and support necessary trials when and where appropriate.

Support for all NPD sampling requiring keen attention to detail ensuring quality and coordination with NPD Manager and relevant Customer Technologist/Account Managers/Production Managers/Procurement Managers

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Previous Experience within NPD
  • Understanding of the Critical Path
  • Good Teamwork Skills

Apply now or call Luan at MorePeople on 01780 480530 or email


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.


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01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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