NPD Technologist

Silven Recruitment Posted 21/02/2020
  • South Yorkshire
  • c£30,000
  • BF/6786

The Opportunity

NPD Technologist

 

£30,000

South Yorkshire

 

Are you looking for the next step in your NPD career?  This would suit someone with 1 or 2 years of NPD Technologist experience who is looking to progress their career through retailer exposure and working for part of a wider group.

 

The Role

 

You will provide support to the NPD Manager in creating and delivering on new product initiatives.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Supporting NPD manager to meet key deadlines
  • Have knowledge of retail and food service industries and products
  • Support benchmarking exercises
  • Completing product information sheets
  • Liaise with technical and operations to support trials, shelf life assessments and cooking instruction verifications
  • Use trials to validate costing
  • Support the planning of product launches
  • Ensure product complies with specifications and agreed parameters

 

The Candidate

 

  • Experience in developing and launching new products
  • Managing critical paths ensuring successful product launches
  • Knowledge functional characteristics of food ingredients
  • Good understanding of product development process
  • Able to work using your own initiative
  • Computer literate
  • Methodical approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Full driving licence.

 

Next steps

 

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send your CV to bobby.fiddaman@silven.co.uk with BF/6786 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463.