Cambridge Closing Date: 2020-11-27 Ref: NTXCX546076
A vacancy has arisen for a Process Technologist based at our Linton site. Reporting to the Process Manager, the successful candidate will work across various categories and so work closely with the relevant Development Managers as well as other stakeholders. You will manage the factory side of the NPD process from technical product handover through to post launch reviews across all areas of the category.
The successful candidate will manage the EPD trial work, proactively suggesting solutions and improvements to process as well as ensuring the operational, product development and technical teams are fully engaged and committed to delivering the critical path.
Working closely with all areas of the business you will instigate. organise and lead all trial work as well as plan the agenda for all pre-production/launch days and proactively participate in problem solving where process considerations are identified.
The successful candidate will have a degree or equivalent in a related field and/or relevant experience within the food industry. You will be a real foodie, passionate about process and have a proven track record with launching new products. You will have effective planning and organisational skills, be an effective communicator, able to confidently liaise with key people both internally and with our customers, engage and influence others, be an experienced and resilient problem solver and be able to demonstrate strong IT skills.
Our people really make the difference
• Determination • Simplicity • Availability • Humility • Sincerity • Discipline • Ownership
What We bring to the table
As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:
• Life insurance and pension to all of our employees
• Wellbeing activities and support, including mini health MOT’s, fruity Friday and more
• Learning opportunities
• Competitive holiday entitlement
• Long service awards
• Subsidised restaurant or vending machines at the majority of our sites
• Discounted staff shop at many of our sites
• On site free parking
• Discounts on retail, food, cinema, travel and much more
If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.
We value our workforce and are fully committed to developing our people and allowing them to show their full potential. If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.