Development Technologist / Senior NPD Technologist

Development Technologist / Senior NPD Technologist

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £22000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: benefits

  • Contact:

    Sara Frith

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8951

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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A leading FMCG Food manufacturer is currently recruiting for a Development Technologist / Senior NPD Technologist to join their team. This is an exciting opportunity to work for an expanding and incredibly fast paced Food Manufacturer who supply retail, foodservice, wholesale with branded and own label products. This opportunity could be for a Development Technologist to develop or for a senior to come in and progress towards NPD Manager.

The Development Technologist / Senior NPD Technologist will be responsible for developing and managing a broad range of products for major food retailers working closely with internal and external stakeholders.

Senior Development Technologist / Senior NPD Technologist Responsibilities 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

You will be a Development Technologist / Senior Development Technologist used to working with a broad range of complex products for the major retailers.

Application via CV

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