NPD Technologist - Devon
NPD Technologist - Food Manufacturing
Salary to £35,000 pa + Contributory Pension - Mon to Fri 9am-5pm
Location: Mid Devon
A new role has been created for an NPD Technologist to work within a busy Commercial team.
The individual appointed will assist in delivering best-in-class NPD projects that will assist the business in meeting its commercial objectives. The role sits within a team of six and will have close interaction with Marketing, Technical and Operations.
As this is a new role, the jobholder appointed will be given the flexibility to develop the job description to suit their experience and interests, and the NPD Technologist will be given a great deal of autonomy to dictate the direction of the role, with minimal interference from management.
It is envisaged the Development Technologist will have a mixed remit involving both Product and Process Development activities, and there will be a continual need for on-going existing Product Improvement, alongside New Product Development.
As the role develops, there will also be the opportunity to interact with customers and visit customer sites to discuss new concepts and product initiatives. The Development Technologist will manage and maintain: Recipe lists, Methods, Costs etc; Also, Critical Paths for New Product Development, and Product / Ingredient specifications for New Developments.
Applicants need to have relevant food industry experience and be able to work independently, as they will be given scope to manage their own time, set up Product Development teams and work as part of cross-functional teams.
The Salary offered is up to £35k pa depending on experience and the hours to work are Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm, however, there will be an occasional requirement to cover out of hours for any production trials and there will be a requirement for some travel to customers. Ref: A121Link megjelenítése" width="0" height="0" />