Beverage Development Technologist (12 month FTC)

The Company

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established but ever-growing food company who are renowned for pushing boundaries with their innovative product ranges. Market leaders with their on trend food & drink offerings, they are now looking for an experienced and accomplished Beverage Development Technologist to join their team on a 12 month contract.

The Role

Reporting to the Senior Innovation Manger, this is a fundamental, hands on role within the R&D function where you’ll support the idea generation and delivery of major beverage development projects. Through gathering and analysing product trend information you will deliver your NPD ideas through the concept to launch process and have a pivotal role in responding to the growth of the brand and reacting to changing consumer trends. You’ll also be developing range extensions across existing categories whilst using your commercial insight to develop new platforms for future launches.

Through establishing successful relationships with supply partners, you’ll seek out new ingredient solutions to develop new formulations and product blends that will match budgetary needs whilst giving the company’s range a distinct market advantage.

The Person

We are looking for a passionate and proactive Beverage Development Technologist who is educated to degree level in a food related discipline. You’ll have proven beverage development experience within manufacturing, ingredients or retail sectors with an excellent understanding of the concept to launch procedures.

Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills are essential as you’ll be working in a fast past environment and managing multiple projects in line with agreed timescales and budgets. You’ll also have a strong commercial acumen in order to create products that have an innovative advantage whilst being commercially viable. Additionally you must also have amazing communication skills as you’ll be in regular liaison with internal and external colleagues at all business levels.

If you are looking for that rare opportunity to make your mark in a high profile position with a well-known and respected food and beverage business then apply now or call 0345 2600 737.


Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.

Contact Us!

Blue Spark
Tel: 0345 2600 737

Blue Spark Organisation
34/36 The Broadway
Haywards Heath
West Sussex
RH16 3AL

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