Senior Development Technologist

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
03 Jun 2021
01 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-established and leading Food Manufacturing company based in the Grimsby area is looking for an experienced Senior Development Technologist to join the business. This company has experienced a lot of growth over recent years and has plenty of investment plans going forward.

In the Senior Development Technologist position, you will be responsible for;

Ensuring agreed NPD critical paths are met on approved NPD projects.
Representing the department and where necessary lead at specified NPD meetings.
Ensuring that new product samples and factory costs are available in a timely fashion for presentations (internal & external).
Ensuring all trials are completed in line with Youngs standard, ensure all documentation is compliant and available for audit when required.
Liaising with relevant customers when required to ensure good communication of process, responding to their agenda, attend customer presentations when required.
Having direct report responsibility or mentor Junior member(s) of the NPD team.

In return, the successful Senior Development Technologist will be part of a business that continues to go from strength to strength. They always try to recognise talent and promote from within as and when possible. This is a brilliant opportunity filled with training and development tailored to the right candidate.

I am really keen to see your CV if you are a Senior Development/NPD Technologist that has;

HNC/HND (Food Science or technology) or 3+ years relevant experience.
Proven experience in the development of chilled seafood products.
The ability to communicate and present effectively with internal & external customers.
Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
Strong numeracy and experience in costing concept products.
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