Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

New Product Developer, Fixed-term Contract, London

County / State: London

Category: Development Chefs, New Product Development

Reference: RAE894138

Consultant: Roger Elliott

Start date: Asap

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (pro rata)

Summary

Immediately available New Product Developer/Chef required - 12-month fixed-term contract

Job Description

This client has an excellent reputation in the food manufacturing industry, they manufacture high quality and innovative products for major retailers and QSR businesses.

This contract will last for 12 months as maternity cover and is immediately available.

As New Product Developer you will bring to life product briefs, developing products in line with the customers’ requirements. You’ll develop the concept, provide product samples and calculate the costs and the requirements to upscale products to large scale factory production.

Suitable candidates will have a Product Development or Chef background gained within a food manufacturing or restaurant environment.

Key responsibilities will include –

  • Innovation of new products and processes to increase the product range for the customers
  • Ensuring developed products meet internal and external customers’ requirements and desires
  • Understanding the product category and competitor activity extensively and ensuring exciting new areas for innovation are explored
  • Ensuring product quality and standard of new products meet the high expectations of the customer

This role will report to the Head of Product Development and work closely with a team of Product Developers. This role is strategically important to the business so drive, passion and enthusiasm for product development is absolutely essential to ensure the role is a success.

If this sounds like your next role then apply now!

REF. RAE894138 By Focus Management

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