Food Scientist (NPD Manager)

Caresoft Global Ltd
£20.7 per hour
09 Jan 2019
23 Feb 2019
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Food Scientist (NPD Manager)

Location: Bournville, Birmingham

Rate: £20.79 ph PAYE / £26.62 ph Umbrella

Employment Type: Contract (12 Months)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply product knowledge to specific projects
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Represent Product R&D in multi-functional project meetings and provide product leadership in projects with minimal to no supervision
  • Manage project communications relating to process issues, including commercial team and Supply Chain team with minimal to no supervision
  • Ensure all process procedures and methodologies are adhered to and develop product specifications, HACCP documentation, trial forms for given project
  • Manage / lead project teams for large to major-sized projects, including those with multiple business partners
  • Project scope could involve several sub-projects

Skills Required:

  • Effective communication skills
  • Previous FMCG experience
  • Previous Food Science background
  • Experience in New Product Development and Product Commercialisation

Skills Preferred:

  • Excellent cross-functional and external organisational skills, including time management and priority setting

Experience Required:

  • Previous Food Manufacturing experience
  • NPD experience (development and launch to market)

Experience Preferred:

  • Product and Process feasibility

Education Required:

  • Food Science / Chemical Engineering degree


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Our Clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 General Visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!

Caresoft Global Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency.
We are an independent highly-experienced recruitment consultancy dedicated to specialist markets within the Automotive, Aerospace, Agricultural & Construction Industries.

No terminology within this advert is intended to unlawfully discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race or disability and we welcome all applications.

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