Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

F/T Contract, Product Development Technologist, South Yorks

Location: Yorkshire

County / State: South Yorkshire

Job type: Interim

Category: New Product Development, Process

Reference: RAE894024a

Consultant: Roger Elliott

Start date: Asap

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum (pro rata)

Summary

Fixed Term Contract – Product Development Technologist – truly different and innovative food business!

Job Description

I know it won’t be the first time you’ve read "truly different and innovative food business", this time however it’s true!

This client caters to its broad customer requirements without compromising product taste or quality.

They’ve also seen significant expansion with a very positive growth forecast for the coming years.

With new customers requesting their products and a number of range reviews planned – the business requires a Product Development Technologist to join as soon as possible – contract duration is expected to be six months. However, as with any fixed term contract there may well be further opportunities within the business.

This Product Development Technologist contract will cover new and existing product development, formulating exciting new ideas in line with the commercial framework and processes. With accountability for concept to launch development suitable candidates will have experience of generating new product concepts, delivering kitchen trials and developing new products.

This role will have regular interaction with the major retailer customers so it’s important you have been exposed to this and their demands in previous roles.

Passion for new product innovation and the ability to drive product ranges with exciting new concepts are key for this role. Detail is all important and the customer must be at the heart of every decision.

The product category comprises of branded and retailer own label products so experience developing both would be beneficial.

If you’re looking for your next exciting development role and this sounds of interest then please apply now!

REF. RAE894024a By Focus Management

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