Apr 17, 2019
Senior Development Technologist Featured
Location: Northampton, UK Our client is a vibrant, dynamic and service orientated business, which manufactures a wide range of savoury ingredients, including seasonings, sauces, marinades, coatings and functional blends. The business will offer you a responsible and diverse activity in a dynamic and future – orientated company with an exciting product portfolio. Our client will inform the chosen candidate of the great importance to a team orientated cooperation in which respect and mutual trust must form the basis of a successful working atmosphere. The company is searching for a talented and driven Senior Development Technologist to join their friendly and focused team. With a positive outlook, excellent company culture and leading staff retention levels, it is important that the candidate is an excellent fit with team. Role responsibilities: To develop and create innovative ingredient solutions, in line with customer briefs To generate new product ideas, ingredients, formulas, and processing that allow optimisation of costs and efficiency, without compromising on quality Develop and maintain strong relationships with both internal and external customers and understand their processes / requirements To provide support during customer trials, continuously acting as an ambassador for the business, upholding the values and energy of the UK business Work effectively in cross functional teams including sales, commercial, technical and operations To create application and attend presentations (attending where necessary) against a defined brief that will delight customers and exceed their expectations You: Educated to a degree level in a food science discipline. You will have a good understanding of the NPD process in a food based company and a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role. You will be an excellent communicator and a dedicated team player with a positive attitude to work, and one who works well under pressure.
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