NPD & Application Technologists – Multiple roles available - Hertfordshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Job Type: NPD/Food Technology
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: circa £40K DOE
  • Date Posted: 04/08/2022
  • Expiry Date: 03/09/2022

NPD & Application Technologists – Multiple roles available


Location:   Hertfordshire

Salary: circa 40k DOE plus benefits package

Job Reference: KG/10562/11293


On behalf of my client, I am looking to speak with Application Technologists, Liquid Developers and NPD Technologists regarding a huge growth project they are undertaking.

You will be working for a global, highly innovative company and become part of their future journey as they grow from strength to strength.  Based at their iconic head office in Hertfordshire this is an amazing opportunity for the right person(s).  My client has huge growth plans for the coming years – be part of their success!!


The Role:

  • To champion NPD projects, identifying market trends to shape their 1, 3 and 5 year strategy.
  • Working with Commercial, Marketing & Sales to take a product from concept to launch, working in their state of the art lab with a team of flavourists.
  • Maintain and nurture existing and develop new relationships with suppliers to source the best products on the market.
  • Be the expert on the relevant food legislation and assist with packaging, legislation and compliance.


What you, the Candidate, will be able to demonstrate:

  • A degree in Food Science, Chemistry, Food Technology or a similar
  • A minimum of 1-2 years working in a similar Product Development role with proven track success
  • Experience of working with beverages, fruit, protein, fats and sugars would be distinct advantage.
  • Aware of current trends and influences in the food industry, motivated by new flavours and passionate about food quality. Able to manage multiple projects at once
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work strategically with the confidence to influence at senior level.


Next steps…


Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send me your CV to  with KG/10562/113293 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463 or 07399 935 170 and I’ll be more than happy to have a chat and give you more information!


Not for you? That’s ok! Maybe you know someone who would be suitable for this position? Pass them the link. Alternatively, if you are seeking your next opportunity in Product Development / NPD, drop me an email. Other vacancies are available!