Process Technologist

£28,000 - £34,000


Are you an experienced Food Process Technologist? Are you looking for a new role with an exciting and innovative Food company?

Key Information

  • North West
  • 01423 813520
  • Permanent, Full-time
  • 14-10-2019
  • £28,000 - £34,000

Job Description

Our client are a rapidly growing business who supply bakery products for private label major retail customers. They are currently exceeding expectation in the marketplace and pride themselves on customer relationships and innovative and forward-thinking quality products. They are now recruiting for a Process Technologist to join the NPD team.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure product concepts from the Concept Team are up scaled in the factory
  • Plan, manage and oversee factory trials
  • Resolve internal and external problems
  • Project management
  • Liaise effectively with Senior Process Technologist to determine key development priorities within their area
  • Challenge product reformulations to include recipe improvements
  • Work with the packaging team to ensure packaging technology and innovation is an essential part of the development process
  • Ensure trial budgets are managed
  • Drive innovation and creativity
  • Manage and review product costings
  • Support the Process Manager /NPD Controller
  • Liaise with the retailers and the Commercial department


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday a year and 8 statutory holidays
  • Pension scheme - 2% contribution of salary
  • Discount scheme across online and high street retailers 

For more information or to apply, please contact Chris Vinter on 01423 813520.

Please note that all applicants for this role should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Network Scientific Recruitment, part of Network Scientific Ltd. is an Employment Business/Agency.

To be considered...

  • Food related qualifications and/or several years’ experience in large scale Food environment
  • Strong presentation, communication and engagement skills
  • An understanding of key food safety principles, including HACCP
  • Critical eye for detail
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Forward thinking and long term planning capabilities
  • Network and knowledge of suppliers, raw materials and equipment
  • Organisation skills in order to enable delivery of multiple projects simultaneously
  • Effective influencing and negotiation
  • In-depth understanding of costing principles

Back to Job Listings

Apply for Process Technologist

Or call us to find out more on 01423 813520

A copy of your application will be sent to this address on submission
Right to work in the UK
No file selected

Optional - Answering these questions helps us to match you with other potential jobs
Annual Salary Requirements
Type Preferred

Thank you for submitting your application for Process Technologist

We will be in contact shortly regarding your application. In the meantime, brush up on your interview techniques below with our handy blog post tips.

You might also be interested in...

Project Manager - Cell

£28,000 - £38,000

North West

Full-time Permanent
Are you an experienced Project or Study Manager with good technical understanding of bioanalytical and immunoassay studies? Looking to play an integral part in the successful delivery of GLP, GMP and GCP services?

Key Account Manager – Clinical Diagnostics and Lab Products

To £40,000 plus 40% commission, company car

South East

Full-time Permanent
Are you looking to step up in your scientific sales career? Do you have prior experience selling clinical diagnostic or laboratory products to the NHS?

Equipment Manager

Up to £40,000 depending on experience

North West

Full-time Permanent
Do you want to work for a global testing services business? Do you have extensive knowledge and experience of scientific instrument operation and maintenance? Do you understand the regulatory obligations relating to equipment management within a GxP facility?
Website designed by Extreme Creations
ns-tick arrow-down arrow-down calendar icon clock marker icon-mobile pound icon-search icon-facebook instagram icon-linkedin icon-twitter