Product Development Manager, North East Scotland
Sector: New Product Development
Location: North East Scotland
Job type: Permanent
We’re looking to recruit a product development manager.
This role will oversee process of new produce development for all UHT products including sweet and savoury sauces, desserts and dairy cream alternatives as well as powder-based products.
The successful candidate will lead a team of product and process designers, ensuring commercially and operationally viable products are developed, produced and launched to plan.
Recipe for success
We’re looking for someone with a science degree, preferably in food processing, food science, food technology, chemistry or biochemistry.
Previous success in developing liquid and fat-based emulsions using UHT and aseptic processing technology and techniques within the food industry is desirable and experience of sauce development using both starch and gum-based technology would be ideal.
The successful candidate will also have a proven track record leading and developing a team of product and process technologists, to deliver projects on time and to commercial target and an understanding of HACCP, food safety and packaging solutions.
This is a business that looks after their people, they're true to their values and have a brilliant culture in place - You MUST be passionate about food quality and customer service to fall in line with what this company is all about!
What’s on offer
The client will look to reward you with a competitive remuneration package
Relocation support can be considered for candidates interested in making a permanent move to the area.
If you are interested in this position, then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to Simon Norris.
Due to the high number of applications, you will only be contacted if your CV is of interest for the role.