NPD Technologist

  • Shropshire
  • £22000 - £25000 per annum + plus benefits
Date: 17th Nov 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/JS/1711
Rare opportunity to join an amazing business who are constantly creating and innovating.

This role is concept and innovation driven, you will have the opportunity to be creative and work with with the best retailers in the country.

In this dynamic and diverse creative role you'll be responsible for the development of amazing new and existing products and have the opportunity to work with major retailers. You'll support the NPD Manager in the day to day running of the NPD functions, organising resources to deliver projects in line with ambitious business plans and profit targets as well as the critical path.

With your knowledge of emerging markets and understanding of consumer trends you'll drive innovation and deliver slick customer presentations to demonstrate how your products will make a real impact in the market place. You'll also be benchmarking new and existing ranges, ensuring all quality, technical and production needs are met whilst keeping up to date with the latest movements in this fast moving industry.

You will need a food related degree with a manufacturing placement or experience in a technologist role. Passion for food and eagerness to learn are essential for this role.

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