Process Development Manager - Scotland

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Scotland
  • Job Type: Development Manager
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£55,000
  • Date Posted: 23/01/2024
  • Expiry Date: 23/02/2024

Process Development Manager



(Relocation allowance available)


Job Reference: GG/15832



This is an opportunity to join a major UK food manufacturer which is rapidly growing. As process development manager, you will play a pivotal role in the success of the company’s Scottish business.


The Role

  • Successfully deliver product launches on time and in full against the development trial plan.
  • Recruit, lead, motivate, and inspire direct reports up to the senior process development technologist level for personal development and continual improvement.
  • Manage trial critical paths, forecasts, and plans, controlling resources to deliver development activity to agreed quality and budget.
  • Trial and embed new products, processes, and equipment into the plant through robust procedures for successful product launches.
  • Utilize Operational Excellence principles to manage the process blueprint implementation and review cycle.
  • Present facts, concepts, and assessments to internal and external customers, influencing and persuading stakeholders to accept changes and new processes.
  • Understand and adhere to HSE, GMP, and food safety standards across all Scottish sites.


The Candidate

  • A proven track record of leadership within process development.
  • Food manufacturing experience.


Next steps

If you feel you fit the brief for this opportunity and would like to take on a new challenge with an exciting business, click ‘apply now’ to be considered.


Or contact Gilbert Gregory on 02037943983 or 07487732962 or quoting reference GG/15832.