Senior Food Technologist

  • Location

    West Midlands

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £Competitive + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tony Williams

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8954

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Senior Food Technologist
Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Cannock, Stafford, Telford, West Midlands.
£Competitive + Benefits
FMCG Chilled Manufacturer

A major global chilled foods manufacturer is currently seeking an experienced Food Technologist to join their Process Development Team team.

The Food Technologists role provides technical leadership and/or support to multiple global and regional projects with a focus on new product development, product line extensions, product/process improvements, cost reduction, margin improvement, or other work as assigned, whilst working in partnership with the other internal and external stakeholders.

Senior Food Technologist responsibilities include:

Develop products through full product development in line with the brief to time, cost and quality requirements.
Deliver workable solutions to ensure smooth handover to production and Quality Assurance.
Interface with customers and suppliers as required to meet department and Company objectives.
Understands customer and consumer needs by developing relevant concepts, prototypes and products.
Builds good relationships with internal and external customers and suppliers.
Coordinates raw material sourcing, evaluation, improvement activities with suppliers.
Collaborates with commercial team in developing and delivering professional and effective customer presentations.
Provide technical support to Manufacturing, Operations, Quality Assurance, Procurement, Engineering and other departments, as assigned, in identifying and solving product design and manufacturing issues.

You will be an experienced Food Technologist with a demonstrated successful work experience in food product development or food science related area. Experience working in a fast paced New Product Development environment.

Applications via CV submission only.

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