NPD Technologist / Process Technologist

Silven Recruitment
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package (£25,000 - £35,000)
06 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A leading food manufacturer based in the North West is actively seeking a passionate foodie to join their development team, and to add value on a number of new projects for the site and business. The Candidate: You must have had experience as a NPD Technologist/Senior Technologist you will have previous experience in a customer interfacing role. Highly creative, determined & enthusiastic individual with strong leadership & team building qualities. You will have a good understanding of basic food legislation The Role: Formulate innovative product concepts in line with specific briefs, internal and external ensuring factory capability is considered Use costing tools to ensure product concepts are developed to a target raw material cost Source new raw materials and specifications in conjunction with purchasing and technical departments Work with the packaging team to ensure appropriate new packaging for the new concepts Prepare / co-ordinate product samples for internal feasibility meetings, and take part in customer presentations, concept reviews and concept sign off Identify any requirement for additional equipment / capital investment Assist Process technologists at the factory trial stage The Company: My client is part of a growing food and drink manufacturing group with extremely exciting plans for the future. They are a major player within their sector & supply to the major retailers. How to Apply To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref CH/1917 to for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463 This job was originally posted as