Beverage Development Technologist

Recruiter
Well Established Drinks Business
Location
Lancashire
Salary
32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
15 Jun 2017
Function
Development
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Beverage Development Technologist

Drinks & Beverage Sector

Salary GBP32,000 p to GBP35,000 pa + Pension + Benefits

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 Product 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 w orking closely with the technical teams from major grocery multiples and global beverage brands.

The appointed Product Development 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, Q uality, 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.

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