Beverage Development Technologist

32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum
16 May 2017
30 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Beverage Development Technologist
Salary GBP32,000 p to GBP35,000 pa + Pension + Benefits
Based in Lancashire

The Company

A successful and well-established business operating within the Drinks & Beverage sector. This company work with a range of customers, from global drinks brands and major multiple retailers through to craft distilleries.

The Role

The Beverage Development Technologist appointed will lead beverage development projects in terms of recipe development, raw material analysis, blend development, and flavour development until finished product sign off. This will involve working closely with the technical teams from major grocery multiples and global beverage brands.

The appointed Beverage Technologist will work as part of project delivery teams on both concepts and new beverage products, through to flavour development and enhancement of existing beverage products. This will involve ingredient selection and the developing, matching and compounding of flavours for the application of Beverages.

There will be a requirement to supervise and mentor a Trainee Beverage Development Technologist, including allocating tasks and duties that will support the NPD process. A further requirement will be the ability to work collaboratively with NPD, Quality, Regulatory, Manufacturing, Supply Chain in the transformation of beverage products from Laboratory scale to commercial launch.

The Person

We are seeking an individual with experience in the development of either Beverages, Soft Drinks, Nutritional Drinks, Liquid Dairy Products. An understanding of the NPD Process, HACCP and Label Regulations is also expected. A qualification at HNC/Degree level in a subject related to Science or Food Science is also expected.

This role involves working Days Monday to Friday. The Salary is Flexible from GBP32,000 pa to GBP35,000 pa depending on experience and the business offer a great work environment and comprehensive benefits package. Ref 2778

The position is commutable from: Manchester, Salford, Lancaster, Bolton, Clitheroe, Burnley, Blackburn, Preston, Oldham, Chorley, Wigan, Horwich, Blackrod, Bacup, Whalley, Accrington, Darwen, Morcambe, Blackpool, Lytham, Fleetwood