Product Development Technologist

  • Product Development
  • South East
  • £negotiable
  • W5771
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Rachel - 0345 2600 737

The Company

This is an excellent chance to develop your NPD career with a successful branded business. Providing innovative products, this well-known & established company are seeking an ambitious Product Development Technologist who can help develop their range in line with the NPD strategy.

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Product Innovation you’ll take key responsibility for implementing the innovation and quality improvement agenda. You’ll liaise with suppliers to ensure ingredients meet required specifications whilst working cross functionally to drive product sales with the Innovation and Operations teams. You’ll also ensure the transition of new concepts by attending factory trials guaranteeing an efficient handover from NPD to Production. In addition you’ll be driving the business agenda on sugar reduction, clean labelling, reviewing and uploading finished product specifications, checking and signing off artwork.

The Person

We are looking for a motivated and organised Product Development Technologist of graduate calibre who has worked in a similar NPD role preferably in the restaurant, retail sector or for food manufacturer. You’ll have proven project management skills and an excellent understanding of all concept to launch aspects of NPD including technical requirements. In addition you’ll need to demonstrate confidence, great organisational skills and have fantastic attention to detail.

So if you are a team player and avid foodie looking for your next challenge where you can enhance your NPD career within a supportive food company then apply now or contact Rachel on 0345 2600 737.

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Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.