Retaining one of the strongest positions in the market place this progressive business are well known for their innovative and exceedingly high quality products that consumers love.
This multi-faceted role will give you the chance to whet your creative appetite for innovation whilst flexing your project management muscles, and allow you bring about change for food products that will be seen up and down the country. As a talented NPD Technologist you will work with internal teams to ensure your new products correspond the commercial, technical and functional aspects of the brief at all stages of the critical path; you’ll use your natural creativity, initiative and amazing organisational skills to manage developmental design for innovative and on-trend products that match discerning customer demands but are also a commercial success.
You will work across departments and with key suppliers to manage product quality performance and projects from concept design to launch with responsibility for packaging designs and formats. You will also work closely with the technical team to ensure delivery of optimum product quality from manufacturing to consumers kitchens.
We are looking for highly ambitious individuals who are natural communicators, able to confidently and comfortably liaise at all levels to implement strategy whilst leading and promoting creativity. You will have previous experience within a fast paced FMCG food environment where you have worked with suppliers and gained an invaluable knowledge and understanding of manufacturing processes. You will also be innovative and proactive in your approach to product development with proven commercial awareness as well as consumer and quality focus.
You must be able to work as part of a project team, be able to succinctly articulate your ideas and influence those around you. Exemplary presentation skills and up to date knowledge on retail / consumer trends is essential. Finally you should be degree calibre individuals who hold a valid driving licence.
So if you are a talented NPD Technologist looking for that rare opportunity to join a market leading company with a passion and flair for innovation that can really support and develop your career in NPD then look no further and apply now.
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.