NPD Technologist, East England
Sector: New Product Development
Location: East England
Job type: Permanent
We are looking for an ambitious NPD Technologist who will be working in partnership with a rapidly growing global Chilled Food Business client. Don’t let the job title throw you, this is a senior technologist position without the title but all the benefits.
The successful candidate will be a self-confessed foodie, with demonstrated knowledge of food and work as part of the product development team, driving innovation and delivering new and exciting products through collaboration with the wider business; technical, commercial and operation’s departments.
You will need to be able to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple tasks, and working to strict deadlines.
WOULD SUIT SOMEONE WHO ….
? Minimum 1+ years’ experience in an NPD role, innovation or production technologist, ideally with a chilled food manufacturer or retailer; your student placement counts.
? Is naturally organised and accurate.
? Has a passion and interest for all things foodie, including restaurant and retail trends, packaging innovation and new ingredients.
? Is both analytical adept at Excel, Word & PowerPoint
? and practical – happy to be hands on.
? Enjoys collaborating with multiple stakeholders.
? Likes problem solving and change.
? Is comfortable with pressure and deadlines.
? Quickly learns from experience and adapts.
? Has energy, confidence, and ability to form a rapport.
? Has a full UK driver’s license.
What is on offer?
• A starting salary in the region of £28,000 - £37,000 dependant on experience
• Training/Development and potential progression opportunities.
A full job description and company brief will be provided on qualification.
If you are interested in this position, then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to Emily.firstname.lastname@example.org or give me a call on 0131 226 5060