Senior Development Technologist (FMCG Food)

Senior Development Technologist (FMCG Food)

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    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    ££competitive + bens

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

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    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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NPD / Development Technologist
FMCG Chilled Foods
£££competitive + excellent benefits

A blue chip FMCG chilled foods manufacturer is now seeking a Senior Development Technologist to join the team. Reporting to the Development Manager, the Senior Development Technologist will be responsible for developing and managing a range of products for major food retailers working closely with internal and external stakeholders.

The successful Senior Development Technologist will ideally be educated to degree level, or equivalent, in a food science or related subject with a minimum of 3 years NPD / concept development / product renovation experience within a food manufacturing environment.

Responsibilities of the Senior Development Technologist include:

• Innovation of new products and processes in response to customer briefs
• Manage focused development of new products to cost and margin requirements
• Present new product ideas clearly, accurately and persuasively to customers internally and externally
• Awareness of comparative products from all major retailers/competitors
• Work to critical path plans, organise and control resources to deliver products and processes to an agreed quality and timescale.
• Monitor and benchmarks product quality of new and existing products
• Motivate and lead direct reports up to Development Technologist level

Application via CV

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