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      NPD Technologist (Maternity Contract)

      £20,000 - £25,000 Location: West Midlands Product: Prepared Ref: 62618

      This well-known and long-established, luxury food business has always prided itself on its ability to create wonderful products which is achieved through the skill and artistry of their highly trained staff, and the use of only the very finest ingredients.

      The job

      As NPD Technologist, your job will be responsible for the process of concept to launch for new products and the continuous process of existing products.

      You will develop new products/ideas, create, finalise and manage internal recipes, manage the NPD process of recipes from NPD to final launch, creation of internal paperwork (QC sheets, photo standards, procedures), costing of new and current products, work with suppliers to obtain samples, product specifications and commercial information plus create product descriptions and organise production trials.

      Your experience

      The ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy with an understanding of legality within food law legislation and changes.

      A strong passion for food and food product development is essential! Also, a food science, food technology, patisserie or bakery qualification is highly desirable.

      This role may suit a recent food graduate who has completed a NPD placement and looking for their first food industry job.

      You will be IT literate including Microsoft Office, be highly organised and have a methodical work approach.

      More details

      The NPD Technologist job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying £20,000 - £25,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

      This job is a maternity cover contract with a duration of 9 – 12 months.

      How to apply

      If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the NPD Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

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