Food Technologist | Meath
Food Technologist Company Overview;
Vickerstock is working in partnership with a multi award winning Food Company that specialise in the chilled and frozen food sector and supply into the major UK & European retailers. Due to a period of significant growth, they are seeking to add a Food Technologist to their NPD team
Food Technologist Role Overview
As the Senior Food Technologist, you will be a key member of a team of 4 and assist the NPD and R&D Managers in the effective and efficient running of the NPD and R&D kitchens and will manage new and existing customer accounts, developing new and existing products.
You will be involved with specification writing, checking and approval, ingredient declarations, liaising directly with food retailers and key customers and drive the company forward in new product development and innovation.
As well as NPD you will be involved with improving existing products during product improvement projects in conjunction with the creative team and working alongside the development chefs.
Food Technologist Requirements
Candidates will either have a relevant food technology qualification and 2+ years’ experience in the FMCG manufacturing environment or come from a chef/food development background and have some experience within the high volume fast paced food manufacturing environment.
Ideally, experience working on a development, R&D, technical role with retailer experience will be advantageous.
Food Technologist, what you can expect
You will receive full training and development within the company, hours will be a standard working week Monday to Friday and a competitive salary based on your direct experience and current package. For the right candidate, further opportunities for growth and development will be available.
This role is located within 25 minutes from Mullingar, 20 minutes from Westmeath, 30 minutes from Longford, and within an hour from NI border areas, Tullamore, Navan, Monaghan and Western Dublin areas, Blanchardstown, Lucan etc.
Food Technologist, what to do next
Contact FMCG Recruitment Consultant Martin Sim at Vickerstock on NI – 028 9031 3720 or ROI – 00353 1696 8388 quoting reference 894471 or send in your CV and he will give you a call to discuss in further detail.Apply for this job.