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Development Technologist - Grocery Retail Food Products

£23,000 - £26,000 per annum plus pension, rewards package, 34 days holiday


REF: FTL895433

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What's the biggest investment you've made so far?

You! The biggest investment you've made, in your life so far is easily, in yourself.

What you have done at University and in your working life is all geared to this. The next move you make is crucial to your long-term career happiness. So read on...

If you're a real food buff, someone who loves everything about various cuisines, their origins and future, then a Development Technologist role within our client's business could be ideal for you.

We're looking for someone to join an NPD Team in Scotland, working at an award winning site with innovative, creative foodies.As one of the biggest and best food manufacturers in Europe, with a presence in North America and South East Asia, its a great place to be part of.

The team requires a Development Technologist holding a University degree within food or nutrition, who has ideally already had a taste within a professional food business. Ideally you'll have had success within a team bringing ideas to life through a critical path process.

You'll be tasked with considering flavour profiles, recipe development and what is on-trend as you collaborate with the UK's leading grocery retailers in a team of Spec Techs, Dev Chefs and commercial colleagues. Your proactive approach to tasks will exceed customer expectations and consider the future, as you anticipate what's next and how we deliver to the wider wants and desires of the UK consumer.

If you are an innovative, inquisitive individual, who enjoys nothing more than pushing boundaries and discovering new recipes, ideas and methodologies, we want to hear from you.

Strong presentation skills as well as tight time management capabilities are also required as you'll be working to deadlines and discerning briefs from some of the most influential customers in the UK retail food scene.

Genuine long-term career opportunities await you within this market leading business. To discuss this in detail please send your CV with work history and associated qualifications to me ASAP.

Ref FTL895433

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