Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Development Technologist, Hampshire

Location: South East

County / State: Hampshire

Job type: Permanent

Category: New Product Development

Reference: RLP14764b

Consultant: Rachel Parkin

Start date: Asap

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 GBP per annum

Summary

Wanted! Development Technologist to join a thriving UK food business; part of a respected global food group.

Job Description

This Development Technologist position offers you the chance to shine in a growing team. The business is investing heavily in its UK operations; building on its success through developing consumer focused new products for the UK and Europe.

You will be an experienced R&D / Development Technologist with a Food Science degree and practical experience formulating and reformulating products that meet customers' needs. Here you'll have the opportunity to manage your own projects throughout; with the support of a global R&D team of specialists.

This is a big global business that has successfully managed to retain a real family feel. We have great examples of individuals who have progressed their career within this supportive working environment. Talent is nurtured and there is a real pride about the positive, fun and professional culture here.

Day to day you work in the research lab, pilot plant and factory. Projects may involve utilising existing products and reformulating to create bespoke products for customers. This can involve fat and sugar reductions, product line extensions, packaging format changes etc. To succeed we are looking for an individual with an understanding of emulsification and of how ingredients process and functionality will deliver product solutions.

You'll need to be innovative, have a logical approach and be self-motivated to succeed here. This role would really suit a strong problem solver who wants to make a real difference in an autonomous and high profile role. It's a great time to join as the business is investing and building a bigger and better team to support its growth.

Be a part of this success story and apply today to be considered.

REF. RLP14764b By Focus Management

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