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      NPD Lab Technician

      £18,000 - £21,500 Location: North West Product: Ambient Ref: 62644

      You will be working for a market leading food supplier which provides to sectors including successful retailers and blue-chip manufacturers. Independently owned, the business has developed a formidable reputation for offering strategic solutions for powerful brand development.

      The job

      The company is a busy and innovation led business with a full programme of product trials, launches and EPD. The NPD Lab Technician works closely with the technical, commercial and factory teams to produce the highest quality, market leading food products.

      You will support the creation of new food products into the business from concept, through food safety, design, development, launch and integration into the product portfolio.

      You will assist liaise with customers and suppliers to ensure a clear brief is defined, conduct product trials and prepare samples for internal/external panels, attend monthly NPD meetings plus liaise with technical colleagues to ensure that documentation and customer specifications are implemented for both new and existing products.

      Your experience

      You will be educated to a degree level in a food science, food technology or similar discipline and possess previous food development or technical experience, either from a university placement or full-time job.

      To succeed, you will enjoy a fast-paced environment, have a team approach and possess excellent communication skills and hight attention to detail.

      Additional qualifications including Food Hygiene and Food Safety are desirable.

      More details

      The NPD Lab Technician job is based in the North West region and is paying £18,000 - £21,500. The working hours are Monday to Friday, office hours.

      The role will initially be a 6 month contract, however there is the possibility of a permanent role for the right candidate.

      How to apply

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