Product development technologist
Salary: £21k - 25k per year
Product Development Technologist
£21,000 to £25,000
Your New Employer
As one of the UK largest FMCG manufacturers this is a fantastic opportunity to join the R&D department as a product development technologist with excellent benefits. With almost 4000 employees in the UK, this is an opportunity to join a true market leading business. As a product development technologist you will be responsible for the development of new products from idea to implementation.
Your New Job
As a Development technologist you will tasked with the following, to deliver or support the delivery of new and existing product development for the related product area. Support pilot plant trials and factory trials with operations, process and site technical teams at relevant sites. Liaise with all site functions to progress projects. Support generation of document control and process relating to project. Project team member representing development. Monitor current trends and consumer food behaviours. To work with the S&PG team to further consumer and sensory understanding of category. Understand the ingredients relating to specific products and work with suppliers. Maintain contact with internal and external organization to ensure issues are assessed and acted upon accordingly. Link to the technical support function at all sites of manufacture (internal and co-manufacture) to ensure efficient delivery of all programs.
Your Experience and Requirements
Quantica are searching for someone who is an experienced Product Development Technologist or a Graduate Development Technologist, with a HNC Food Science/Technology or BSc Food Science/Technology or related degree, Intermediate Food Hygiene (preferred) also a good working knowledge or flavours and agglomeration & extrusion technology.
Your Future as a Successful Candidate
Working within a very successful and a highly regarded organisation who have a stronghold within the UK, with progression potential you shall make this role your own and gain exposure throughout the business as a key member of the management team with a team of engineers reporting directly to you.