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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Food Technologist – Food Manufacturing


Job Description:

Food Technologist – Food Manufacturing


Job Title: Food Technologist

Location: Kent

Salary: c£32K


The Role:

  • Support the Technical Team in delivering high quality technical support to Customers and third parties.
  • Proactively engage with teams across the business to ensure continuous and mutually beneficial development of customer accounts.
  • Investigate product rejections and complaints and take part in initiatives to combat these.
  • Manage the writing of specifications, artwork approval and ensure that all technical aspects required for NPD launches are carried out on time.
  • Manage and support with the creation and maintenance of customer quality standards and ensure their content is accurate and achievable.

The Candidate:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a factory-based food technical role within high care.
  • A degree in Horticulture, Postharvest, Food Technology or similar fields is preferred.
  • HACCP, Auditing, Food Safety qualification would be advantageous.
  • Experience of working with and managing the major UK retailers
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to negotiate and communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Self-organised approach and the ability to plan a workload with a proactive approach to personal development.

The Company:

  • A well-established company operating with the food manufacturing industry who has seen continuous growth across the years allowing for career progression.
  • A great company culture with a close-knit team that values learning and development.


If you are interested in hearing more about this role, then contact me on 0161 832 7463 or email Jodie directly at [email protected] quoting reference JE/FT

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing