Graduate NPD Technologist – MATERNITY COVER Back to vacancy list

Reference - GBJ91
Location - Leeming Bar
Category - NPD
Closing - 25 Jan 2019
Description -
Graduate NPD Technologist – MATERNITY COVER
Leeming Bar, North Yorkshire
Salary: Competitive

We are currently looking to recruit a hungry graduate to cover our NPD Technologist's maternity leave. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience at a leading international food company. You will have full support form an experienced NPD team who will help you to support a number of customer accounts and internal projects, coordinating the development of quality ice cream products which meet both the company and customer requirements. You will work on development projects from ideation through to industrialisation, displaying a proactive and innovative approach in the development of ice cream products while working within Froneri and customer policy constraints. 

You will work on a number of dedicated retail accounts and will carry out idea generation prior to starting projects by translating briefs through kitchen and pilot plant work into viable products that meet both Froneri briefs and customer requirements. You will be a development contact point to the customer accounts that you are working and will have close contact with the NPD manager, sales team and the process team, to ensure clear communication throughout the process.

Candidates for this role will hold a relevant food degree and will ideally have completed a work placement (or have actual experience) within a food manufacturing environment. Self-motivated and dynamic, the candidate must have a flair for product development from concept through to launch with the ability to present your ideas in a clear and concise manner.  This is a customer facing role, requiring you to be innovative and be comfortable with customer liaison and presentation.

Please apply on line at or alternatively, in writing/by email, enclosing a CV, to Charlene Glover ( HR Dept, Froneri, Leeming Bar Industrial Estate, Leeming Bar, Northallerton DL7 9UL.  Closing date Friday 25th January 2019.