Food Technologist

Jacks Recruitment
Lower Holloway, Greater London
£25000 - £30000/annum
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Food Technologist to join their team at their central production location. Baking handcrafted bread fresh each day for outlets across London, it's not just the ingredients they put in to each loaf and cake that makes their products so special. Their people get behind everything they do to deliver the quality and service their customers love.

The Food Technologist's key responsibilities will be:

Management of several key retailer and food service accounts.
Project management from NPD and product launch.
Completing Technical Specifications.
Packaging development and approval.
Supplier management.
Product sampling and benchmarking.
Factory audits.
Awareness of retailer requirements and legislation changes.

The Food Technologist's Background & Skills will be:

Educated to degree level in a food related subject.
Experience within the food industry.
Experience of specification writing.
Strong understanding of HACCP, Food Hygiene, BRC & Auditing.
Knowledge of retailer codes of practice, requirements & systems.
Awareness and understanding of relevant legislation is essential.
Attention to detail.
Good written English and verbal communication skills.
Excellent organisation and time management skills.
Good Microsoft Office skills.

If this exciting position seems like the ideal role for you, please apply now!

Due to the high volume of interest in this role, we can only reply to successful candidates