New Product Development Chef / NPD
New Product Development Chef / NPD, Hull, salary circa £30,000 plus benefits.
Arlington Moore is working on behalf of a hugely successful manufacturing company based in Hull who are looking to appoint a New Product Development Chef to join their team.
In this exciting new role you will be providing a customer facing resource within the team, to innovate and develop new and exciting products, playing a major role in delivering NPD projects for our client’s customers. Demonstrating pride and passion through results and sharing expertise.
The main duties of the role include;
Innovation and development of new and existing products through category and ‘brief led’ concepts
Proactively scope development opportunities with external partners
Playing an integral part in ‘Innovation Sessions’ and ‘Food Safaris’
Delivering exciting presentations to the internal team and external customer with finesse and professionalism
Sourcing raw materials which are customer and business compliant
Carrying out sample preparation and briefings of ingredients, products and packaging
Working within set timescales within the critical path, delivering on time and in full to the correct customer, commercial and nutritional specifications
Supporting the testing of product feasibility as part of a cross-functional team
The successful candidate will:
Have experience of chilled food FMCG
Understand and has worked with NPD processes and factory operations
Have sound knowledge of technical and nutritional requirements
Be a confident presenter with a history of customer facing roles
Actively keep abreast of emerging food trends
Please note that we will try to respond to you, however if you have not heard from us within
14 days then you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. All applications are treated
confidentially and on no occasion will we pass your CV on to a third party without speaking
This role has been advertised by Arlington Moore Engineering which is a division of Arlington
Moore. Arlington Moore has been established since 2006 recruiting throughout the UK.
Additional keywords:- Food Technologist, New Product Development, Development Chef, NDP Chef, NPD Technologist, Food Development Technologist.