£28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Are you an experienced NPD technologist? Do you want to be use your innovative flair to develop household brands?
iO Associates have partnered exclusively with a well known Food Manufacturing Business based in Manchester. They are looking for a Product and Process Technologist to join the NPD department. It's a really exciting time to join this team as they have 4 major projects planned this summer of which you will be leading 2 of them. You will be supporting EPD and NPD projects from concept to launch and you will work cross functionally with the business the provide NPD support on production trials. You will also support and assist the packaging manager with packaging trials, data gathering and analysis.
You will have a dotted line to Technical Manager and will report to the NPD Manager,whilst working closely with both. The team is quite small and close knit, so you will be getting stuck in with the hands on elements such recipe development and factory trials as well the paperwork side of things such as stage gate documents and costings.
To be successful in this role you will already be working in a similar role and come with at least 3-4 years experience of product or process development within food manufacturing. You will also have BSc Food Science or similar and be self motivated, have a good eye for detail with excellent time and project management skills.
In return you will receive a salary between £28,000-£30,000 along with a competitive benefits package.
If this sounds like your kind of role, don't hesitate to get in touch and apply today.