NPD Technologist

Reed Scientific
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
NPD Technologist
Location: Braintree, Essex
Contract: Full-Time, Permanent

A client of mine, a food manufacturer based in Essex are looking for an NPD Technologist to join their expanding product development team.

This customer facing position will offer you LOADS of autonomy in terms of managing NPD projects, and seeing the full NPD cycle through from concept to launch!

Responsibilities (include but not limited to…)

• Project management of NPD briefs from concept to launch which will incorporate various aspects including; customer presentations, factory trials, and even packaging development!
• In this very customer orientated position, you will demonstrate yourself and the business in a confident manner through; a detailed understanding of the market and your customers’ needs.

Skills & Experience

• A Food Science or Nutrition degree would be highly desirable.
• Experience of having worked in the food manufacturing industry is a must…ideally within a similar NPD position.
• Good project management and excellent communication skills, particularly as you will be dealing with customers so often.
• You will need to have an autonomous yet flexible working approach – the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team are very important as you will be working as part of quite a dynamic team.

If this sounds like you then please apply or email for more information.

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