Senior Technologist - Buckinghamshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Job Type: Technologist
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£50,000
  • Date Posted: 18/10/2023
  • Expiry Date: 24/11/2023

Senior Technologist


Job Title: Senior Technologist

Location: Buckinghamshire

Salary: c. £50,000

Shift Pattern: Days


The Role:

  • Develop and launch new products for specified customers to achieve sales growth.
  • Link design activity to business strategy by delivering innovative products within brief.
  • Use commercial and technical awareness off ingredients, processes, and customer requirements to get the brief as accurate as possible.
  • Provide technical support to operations, purchasing and logistics for cost release, quality maintenance and improvement programmes.
  • Interact with customers, suppliers, and the general marketplace to build customer intimacy and ensure up to date ingredients and technologies are implemented in new developments.
  • Travel within EMEA to support processor line trials and customer meetings.

The Candidate:

  • Graduate or equivalent of Food Technology, Food Science, or a related subject.
  • Previous proven on-bench development experience in seasoning or coating technology.
  • Previous experience in a customer facing role, processing experience advantageous.
  • Ability to demonstrate good understanding of the development process and how it links to the business, including plant trials.
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of the impact of actions on costs.
  • Full, clean driving license.

The Company:

  • An established multi-national food manufacturing company.
  • A great company culture with a close-knit team that values learning and development.


If you are interested in hearing more about this role, then contact me on 0161 832 7463 or email Siobhan directly at quoting reference SI/14721.