Job Description: My client is one of the UK’s largest Food Manufacturer’s producing a wide range of chilled products and they are looking to recruit a NPD Process Technologist based at their site in Norfolk. The purpose of the role is to support the NPD Process Manager and the site in general in ensuring the effectiveness of factory processes in line with the needs of the business, to continually meet, improve and exceed customer expectations. On a day to day basis you will: § closely liaise with the NPD Process Manager or NPD Senior Process Technologist / NPD Product Team, ensuring up-to-date awareness of customer briefs; § assist with internal feasibility assessment in terms of product design and the product process; § co-ordinate and carry out daily trial activities, assessing new raw materials and ensuring draft process control documentation is prepared in advance § carry out all post-trial tasks in order to confirm relevant product information e.g. customer re-heat instructions, organoleptic assessment, freeze suitability & transit approval and provision of product quality standards, making available process documentation for launch; § preparation for attendance at product photography sessions; § preparation and responsibility for both pre-production runs and product launches, and, set up new products on recipe and equipment software systems as relevant. § To regularly review materials (including packaging), products and processes to drive innovation In return you will receive a competitive salary and life insurance. The ideal candidate will have a passion for food and want to work in a fast paced environment. They will also have chilled food experience within a process technologist role.
Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
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Job Description: My client is a large family owned business that produces bread and cake products for Foodservice clients. They are currently looking to recruit a Quality Manager You will be required to provide clear leadership of the Quality function in support of the factory operations reporting to the European Quality Manager On a day to day basis your duties will include: · Ensuring that Management Operating System for the area is accurately managed, maintained and developed to enable responsive fact based management · Mentoring and training your teams · To actively promote health and safety within the factory · Leading the Quality Assurance, Technical Compliance, Hygiene and Packaging Compliance initiatives in the business. Ideal candidates must have previous experience within a food manufacturing environment. You must be a strong people manager, have good interpersonal skills, and a high attention to detail. A HNC or equivalent in a food related subject is desirable as well as a proven track record of successfully managing teams. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a company that has excellent growth. In return for this job you will be given an excellent package along with pension and healthcare
Main duties on a day to day basis include:
Ideal candidates will have a background in food production, preferably having worked within a food planning environment before. You should also be PC literate and able to multi task coordinating between raw material ordering and NPD departments.
Ideal candidates will be a team player, be passionate and knowledgeable about food and have attention to detail.
This is an exciting time to join a very dynamic fast paced company that has seen turnover increase by 20% in the past year.
Ideal candidates will have the following attributes:
This company offers an excellent salary dependant on experience
You will be responsible for all hygiene matters across the whole site and will report directly into the Production Manager. You will be managing a team of up to 60 staff across all shifts.
On a day to day basis your duties will include:
Ideal candidates must have previous experience within a Food Manufacturing environment having worked in a similar role before. Knowledge of a high risk Meat Manufacturing environment is essential with a good of understanding Micro Biology reports and acting on external audits essential. This position would ideally suit someone who is hungry for progression and would like to fast track their career.
In return you will be given an excellent package along with pension and health care.