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NPD Technologist (Food/Supplements)

Job Title: NPD Technologist (Food/Supplements)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England, England
Industry:
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Reference: J906662_1604320005
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email: Hannah.Williams@russell-taylor.co.uk
Job Published: November 02, 2020 12:26

Job Description

Role: - NPD Technologist (food/supplements)

Salary: - Up to £25,000

Location: - North West England

Russell Taylor Group have a fantastic opportunity for a passionate individual with 1-2 years' experience NPD and has an interest in food and nutrition. If you are looking for the next step in your career and want to make a real impact and unleash your potential with a fast-growing company then please apply within.

Responsibilities

  • Investigate market research, competitor products, consumer trends, insights & sales data. Reporting on new product opportunities off this data.
  • New product formulation with a view on commercialisation, nutritional benefits, and accepted claims.
  • Upscale from concept to launch
  • Regularly communicating with various departments in regard to launch date of new product.
  • Set up the new products on the internal systems
  • Develop relationships with external suppliers and contract manufacturers
  • Supply chain support to reduce risk of disturbances to the business.
  • Assistance and carry out trials on new equipment, ingredients, processing & packaging.
  • Customer support on nutrition and product investigations.

The Person

  • 1-2 years' experience working in new product development - Nutrition, food, drink or supplement
  • BSc in food or nutrition related topic
  • Genuine interest in nutrition or health & wellness
  • Positive "can do attitude"- needs to be willing to experiment & push boundaries
  • Exceptional eye for detail
  • Self-learner who is willing to keep up to date with the latest trends
  • An understanding or experience of concept to launch
  • Excellent communicator and team player
  • PC literate

Important Information: We endeavour to process your personal data in a fair and transparent manner. In applying for this role, Russell Taylor will be acting within your interest and will contact you in relation to the role, either by email, phone or text message. For more information see our Privacy Policy h t t p s : / / w w w . r u s s e l l - t a y l o r . c o . u k / p r i v a c y - p o l i c y on our website. It is important you are aware of your individual rights and the provisions the company has put in place to protect your data. If you would like further information on the policy or the GDPR please contact us on h r @ r u s s e l l - t a y l o r . c o . u k

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