NPD Technical Assistant

NPD Technical Assistant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £22000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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A leading food manufacturer near Chester is currently seeking an NPD Technical Assistant to support the team on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Head of NPD, the NPD Technical Assistant will work with both development and process scale up teams to support the submission of customer product forms.

The successful NPD Technical Assistant will ideally have previous experience in an NPD / Technical admin role within a food manufacturing environment. Alternatively you may be a recent food science graduate with a technical / NPD placement as part of you degree seeking your first opportunity within food manufacturing.

NPD Technical Assistant responsibilities include:
  • Generate all relevant documentation required by the to support product samples
  • Identify and advise on any labelling non-conformances and brief discrepancies
  • Work closely with Technical and cross functional teams to ensure a smooth handover from NPD/Process of approved products
  • Approve artwork
  • Manage NPD Product data base including sample graphs
  • Update and manage NPD/Process controlled documents
  • Ensure compliance with legislation and customer expectation.
  • Awareness of HACCP
Application via CV

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