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Development Manager



Development Manager



A leading supplier of premium chilled, frozen and prepared foods with BRC accredited manufacturing operations are looking for a Development Manager

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to manage existing/new development projects
  • Ensure NPD is tailored to our factory processes
  • Daily Development updates for ongoing/new product development with the senior team
  • Working closely with technical to ensure any new raw materials sourced are signed off before use within development.
  • Ensure all products developed meet customer requirements
  • Attend production trials across both sites collating the information required with the operations manager.
  • Run the weekly development meeting
  • Training on recipe processing, scaling & nutritionals
  • Scaling recipes for production & adding operation processes and work instructions in liaison with production
  • Manage potential cost efficiencies within the department
  • Implementing new procedures to streamline the development cycle

Person Specification:

  • Degree or equivalent in a food related subject
  • Previous experience working in an NPD team
  • Experience of attending factory trials and working in a process role 
  • Excellent communication skills

Hours: 42.5 hours per week. 7:30am – 16:30pm Monday to Friday

Liane Stockman

Liane Stockman

Head of Talent



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