Nov 27, 2018

Senior Technologist

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  • West Yorkshire, UK
Full time Research & Development

Job Description

Our client is a global leader in the food processing and food-service industries. The company is committed to finding innovative ways to continually improve how it operates.

The Senior Technologist is responsible for developing and creating new innovative solutions. The chosen candidate will have a proven track record of success in a similar area, coupled with excellent communication skills. The Senior Technologist will need to be able to interact effectively with the customers’ R&D and application teams, presenting materials on a regular basis, and following up on sample submissions

Responsibilities:

  • To define, prepare and present customer/commercial information including costs as and when required. 
  • To ensure information is shared with all relevant cross functional groups to aid knowledge and account growth.
  • To develop ingredient formulas and recipes appropriate to supplying added value products, involving the consideration of
    • Selection and application of ingredients
    • Cost, availability, functionality and legislative status
    • Customer acceptability
    • Purchasing policy regarding chosen suppliers.
  • Modify formulations, recipes and manufacturing conditions to plant abilities, and customer requirements
  • Source ingredients, formulate, apply and test at bench level and then evaluate outgoing product to ensure accurate preparations. 

You:

  • This position requires a minimum of a BS degree in Food Science or related discipline with 2 years industry experience pertinent to product development.
  • You will be an excellent communicator and a dedicated team player with a positive attitude to work, and one who works well under pressure. 
  • To travel within UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and USA to facilitate any of the above project related activities. 

*Relocation Package Available 

Salary & Benefits

£35k - £45k + 10% Bonus & Benefits

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