NPD Technologist

Busy FMCG processing plant require a NPD Technologist to join their team at their Galway site. This company are winning new customers and increasing their manufacturing capacity with year on year steady growth over the last few years and expansion projected. This company is one of the largest processing plants in its industry in Ireland, with a custom built state of the art facility. This is a brand new role which requires an experienced and competent NPD Technologist that thrives in a busy food manufacturing environment. Your role will be taking responsibility for new products from concept to launch. You will report to the Site Lead and work closely with the Technical Department to ensure new products are in line with product and industry trends and commercially viable.

The Position

  • Part of your role will be to direct and deliver an innovation and NPD plan that drives growth opportunities for the future.
  • You will maintain customer product Specifications & Certifications and undertake final product testing and grading.
  • You will work with suppliers to source and cost ingredients.
  • You will work with key customers in the development and approval of all artwork and have a support role in packaging design, artwork preparation and product launch campaigns.
  • You will be responsible for the planning and organising of process trials.

The Person

  • Third level Food Science Technology or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrate successful development & launch achievements.

For find out more apply online or call Kristine Reynolds on +353 91 782112

Salary: On Application Location: Galway