Senior Food Technologist

Silven Recruitment Posted 22/10/2019
  • North Yorkshire
  • £ Competitive depending on experience
  • BF/6078

The Opportunity

Senior Food Technologist


£ Competitive depending on experience

North Yorkshire

(12mth FTC)




This role is with an exciting, fast paced innovative business whose products are loved by consumers all over the world.  They are independently owned and are focused on developing and growing its people alongside the business.




To ensure delivery and design of technical aspects of NPD is done effectively and on time in order to meet the customer and businesses needs.  The job holder will be the solo representative in manufacturer, client and supplier meetings alike.




  • Technical project management
  • Agree plan of action for NPD projects
  • To be the technical expert for projects
  • Organise and complete scale up of products from concept to launch
  • Identify benchmarks and consumer products
  • Maintain awareness of new products and technologies to develop current and future projects
  • Contribute to team project meetings
  • Identify and agree personal development needs


The candidate


  • Food science / tech degree
  • IT skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • A strong understanding of the technical dimensions of NPD
  • Proven project management
  • Experience in food production / process research / manufacturing


To be considered for this role please send a copy of your most up to date CV to with the reference BF/6078