NPD Technologist New Product Development Food Job in Kildare

  • Job Reference: 177588
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Kildare
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

NPD Food Technologist job opportunity in Kildare, Ireland

R&D Technologist food manufacturing


Would You Like to Work with a successful food manufacturing company as a Senior NPD Food Technologist


Role:

*Plan and implement NPD trials and the New Product Introduction (NPI) processes.
*Organise process trials and related procedures, chemical analysis, trial reports,
customer consultation, presentations and first production etc.
*Agree time scales for completion of trials in line with the critical path set at the
start of the process
*Maintain the (NPI) process to ensure the implementation of successful launches of
new products into the marketplace.
*Prepare appropriate records to effectively track and measure the process and
projects and to enable calculation of product costings.
*Understand the marketplace and change/evolve the product offering to meet consumer
trends.
*Develop new product ideas within the HACCP system to ensure food safety at all
times.
*Work closely with customers in delivering innovative solutions that are in line with
customer expectations and operational/commercial restraints.

Experience & Qualifications
*Minimum 3 years food industry experience within a similar discipline.
*B.Sc. Food Technology/Food Science/Nutritional Science.
*Direct meat experience would be advantageous.
*Knowledge of food/meat processing technology.

Skills

*Commercial aptitude and awareness.
*Excellent communication and presentation skills.
*The ability to work on own initiative and be self-organised and disciplined.
*Demonstrate an energetic, self-motivated and flexible approach in all matters.
*Proficient in MS Office and other relevant systems.

For immediate interview please email CV to: sh@headhuntinternational.com or call 087 8550555 for further information