Location: Attleborough, Norfolk
Salary: Up to £17000 per annum
Posted: 8 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Sarah

Trainee NPD Technologist

Job Description

Our client is an exciting specialist food product manufacturing company based in Norfolk that are passionate about creating food products with amazing flavour, quality and taste! They have a fantastic reputation and work with many of the market leading brands!

Due to continued success they are now looking to recruit a permanent trainee NPD Technologist. This is an exciting hands on role working in a small lively team, producing gourmet food products! You will have the opportunity to work closely with their brilliant development team to give creative input!

Duties for the Trainee NPD Technologist include: creating innovative yet commercially viable flavours, being passionate about food and keeping abreast of current food trends, developing ideas and innovations, supporting the development lab in it's daily running and upkeep, being organised and aware of stock rotation, using Word, Power Point, Excel to assist in the completion of weekly newsletters, preparing and organising samples, completing production and laboratory testing, writing recipes, attending factory trials and ensuring alongside colleagues that the lab is kept to a BRC AA* standard.
Hours of work are 8.30 - 5.00 Mon - Fri

The Trainee NPD Technologist will ideally have some sort of hands on kitchen experience, but it could be advanced domestic kitchen experience
The successful candidate will be hardworking, passionate, friendly, and have new product development ideas, excellent communication and organisational skills, the ability to write eloquently, use Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel, work under pressure, manage time effectively and have a willingness to learn

Benefits for the Trainee NPD Technologist role include:
£17,000 per annum
29 days holiday

If you are interested in the Trainee NPD Technologist role, please apply today!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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