Flavour Application Technologist (NPD)

Flavour Application Technologist (NPD)

  • Location

    Ellesmere Port

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits: plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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NorthWest – Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead, Runcorn, Chester, Wirral, Merseyside

A manufacturing company with a site based in the North West is currently seeking a Flavour Application Technologist to join their NPD team on a permanent basis. The main purpose of the role is to support the development team with related projects from a flavour point of view. The Flavour Application Technologist will report in to the Development Supervisor.

Key accountabilities for Flavour Technologist include –
  • Testing new flavour raw materials and develop formulations.
  • Ensure new flavour formulations are safe and meet legislative requirements.
  • Ensure new flavour raw materials fall inline with budget restrictions.
  • Set up and monitor shelf lift trails.
  • Organise and take part in taste panels.
  • Ensure you keep up to date with current alcohol beverage flavour trends.
  • To encourage training to help increase team performance were necessary.  
  • Liaise with other departments within the business as required.
 To be considered for this role you will ideally have a Degree in Food Science or similar subject. You must have excellent communication and organisation skills and be computer literate. If you have had previous experience of working within the development team of a food or drink manufacturing company this would beneficial but isn’t essential.   

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