Bakery Technologist - Gloucestershire

20000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Natalie Wood is currently recruiting for a Bakery Scientist to join a leading Food and Drinks R&D company based in Gloucestershire, on a full time, permanent basis. This client provides scientific, technical, and legislative support to the food, drinks and allied industries worldwide.

Job Summary:
The job holder will conduct scientific and technical activities relating in particular to baking and cereal processing, in order to best serve the interests of the relevant industrial sectors. A requirement will be to interact with clients, both internal and external, to generate project proposals, discuss findings and write coherent reports. Presentations to clients will be important for project work, training courses and client meetings. The role will require contact with a broad range of clients (including industry, government and academia), from practical through to senior managerial.

As a Bakery Scientist you will:
- Manage and undertake work on behalf of clients
- Write reports for contract and research projects
- Provide advice to clients
- Identify new business opportunities
- Contribute to idea generation for bakery science and research
- Generate proposals for client work

The successful Bakery Scientist will have the following qualifications, skills and experiences:
?? Direct experience in the Bakery industry. Other food experience would be an advantage. At least 3 years in bakery and preferably industrial plant bread experience.
?? Graduate or equivalent with a qualification in food science or similar. Other professional qualifications would be considered.
?? Experience in using industrial bakery equipment
?? Analytical mind with good attention to detail and ability to find solutions to bakery problems.
?? An enthusiastic approach to bakery technology, keen to seek out new methods.
?? Puts the client/customer and their needs at the heart of everything that is done.

CK Science is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference SH37616 in all correspondence