This long established food and drink brand lead the market with the quality of their products and inspiring innovation. They are looking for a quality and food safety expert to support be a key member of the NPD team to support the development and delivery of new and innovative products ranges.
As a pivotal member of the NPD team you will be accountable for helping deliver breakthrough innovation and support the launch process in an increasingly complex product development environment. Working on new product and technology innovations you will ensure the effective implementation of quality assurance and food safety systems. There will be a focus on new ingredients and packaging, ensuring product technical standards and robust product analysis. As well as developing and implementing new quality and safety testing, you will be the go-to person for advice on chemical hazards, toxicology risk and regulatory standards. This will include responsibility for auditing new suppliers, interpretation of key technical data and working collaboratively with the International Regulatory team.
This role would suit an organised and dynamic Quality Manager with an analytical mind and sound knowledge of functional raw materials and testing requirements. A good understanding of toxicology and research skills is highly desired, in fields such as regulatory and health. A minimum of 5 years' food or pharmaceutical manufacturing industry experience is essential. If you are an ideas person who can deliver with energy whilst building effective and collaborative relationships with the team and wider business, then this role could be for you.
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