Senior NPD Technologist - Gwynedd

£30,000 - £35,000 - Bakery - New Product Development
Ref: 181 Date Posted: Monday 05 Nov 2018
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This delicious cupcake manufacturing site is looking for a Senior NPD professional to join the department and support the NPD Manager. A leading independent cupcake supplier based in a fantastically beautiful setting, you will ideally be from a bakery background, working from an initial idea and concept right through to the launch of the product.

Specific responsibilities to include;

  • Sourcing new ingredients, decorations, packaging and paper cases which include the     specification, MOQ, lead times and price
  • Attending Quality panels when required
  • Ensuring all finalized recipes are recorded on the factory recipe template and added to the system
  • Responsible for sending out photography samples, public relation samples
  • Keeping up to date with latest food trends
  • Competitor benchmarking sessions
  • Deputize for NPD Manager. Includes organizing weekly work plan, organizing pre-launch meetings, attending internal meetings

To apply and be considered for this position you must have the following;

  • At least 2 years' experience in a Senior NPD role
  • A good understanding of the functions of ingredients used within the bakery sector
  • Strong innovation and creativity
  • Enjoy working in a close-knit team

If this sounds like you, please apply!