The business I am recruiting for supply the premium retailers with prepared fresh produce and hold themselves to a very high standard. As the business is a developing one they have found requirement for a strong Technologist to join the team. The offer a good starting salary and a good benefits package. 25 days holiday + bank holidays.
Ideal Candidate description:
This Technologist I am searching for will have a solid experience within the food industry and have a strong Technical mind. A degree or a HND in a Food Science discipline would be ideal alongside Sensory Training. They will need to have a good understanding of HACCP and Hygiene. It is essential that they be a good communicator and be able to interact with suppliers effectively. Of course, as standard their attention to detail must be very high and with good IT skills.
Job description and key responsibilities:
This Technologist will sit as a key member within the Technical function and ensure that products are launched in line with the programme. The Technologist will also ensure the products are in line with specifications whilst keeping in mind the legality and food safety aspect. The role is quite a diverse one and will Innovation Trials, Investigations and CI.
*Work closely with NPD
*Manage critical path through Production
*Reporting on Factory Trials
*Supporting production with advice and guidance
*Commissioning and Approval of packaging tooling
*Ensuring new equipment is in line with Hygiene and HACCP
*Representing the business at external events
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