Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

R&D Scientist, West Yorkshire

County / State: West Yorkshire

Category: New Product Development, Technical

Reference: DAC894208

Consultant: Dominic Cooke

Start date: Asap

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum plus Bonus


Exciting R&D opportunity that sees the company re-invest three quarters of its profits back into its research functions.

Job Description

In this role you will deliver projects by developing innovative product and process solutions to assist in the company's plans to double turnover in the next few years. You will lead and run your own projects and collaborate with larger teams in high complexity programmes.

This role will network with a large European internal network to enable technical solutions to be developed and delivered. At any one time you will work on two to four projects, and must be able to prioritise effectively to deliver all to time and cost.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Being up-to-date with raw material, recipe, product and process engineering expertise where relevant

  • The implementation of European growth, efficiency and quality projects with the relevant sites

  • Developing product and process solutions from initial concepts which deliver to defined consumer and customer benefits

In order to perform in this role the company is asking you have:

  • University degree in science, engineering or similar technical field.

  • Experience in in a technical field within an FMCG environment or similar business (e.g. pharma, chemical, engineering etc.)

  • Professional knowledge of raw material, recipe / formulation, manufacturing processes in a relevant field

Please apply to this role today.

REF. DAC894208 By Focus Management

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