Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Product Development Technologist, Lancashire

Location: North West

County / State: Lancashire

Job type: Permanent

Category: New Product Development

Reference: JDB15079d

Consultant: James Blackshaw

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 GBP per annum

Summary

Fantastic opportunity to join a growing Branded food business to help them further drive their market leading product.

Job Description

Are you looking for that next step in your career within a Branded business that puts its employees first? We are currently working with a category leading food manufacturer that is looking to grow its team.

This opportunity has come to light after a recent period of significant transition and re-branding. During this time the company has invested significant resources into its manufacturing facility and its products to ensure that they continue to build on their recent successes.

For this role, the client seeks an individual that can demonstrate a combination of attentiveness, a "can do" attitude and the ability to be a future leader. As part of this role, it will be your responsibility to take the lead on projects and when the Head of Development is off site you will stand in for them.

Therefore, it is imperative that you can validate previous experiences of managing critical control paths and the organisation of factory trials. Ideally, you will have a minimum of two years’ experience working within the food manufacturing company.

One of the key areas will be in the managing of the concept to launch process, whilst working closely with other departments such as Technical, Production and Purchasing.

Some key attributes to be considered will be:

  • The tenacity to set and maintain high levels of standards both independently and within a team
  • The ability to work collaboratively with other departments
  • A leader that can bring their team together effective to achieve a common goal

Don’t hesitate; submit your CV today to be considered for this role.

REF. JDB15079d By Focus Management

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