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Innovation Technologist

Innovation Technologist

AIM are proud to be working on an exclusive basis with a well know food manufacturer based in Greater Manchester who are currently looking for a Concept Technologist to join them on a permanent basis.

As a key part of the NPD Team you will be responsible for the development of new innovative ideas working to retailer briefs.
Working closely with the NPD Manager to pre-empt key customer trends and fashion.
You will look to continually challenge technical, ingredient, process and packaging performance and creativity.
Key responsibilities include: 

·Creating ideas from future trends from internal and external briefs in line with the business strategy.

·Being part of a wider team which functions from the start of the process to launch in line with critical path.

·Be able to work creatively funnelling ideas and concepts but be able to work closely with the Senior Technologist to understand the challenges arising in the factory before we start to trial.

·Challenging and pushing boundaries within the factory to ensure there is a balance of innovation and products we know we can potentially make with in some cases capital requirements.

Experience in a similar role would be a huge advantage along with the following knowledge, experience and skills:

·A Skilled Baker

·Recipe Formulation

·Effective presentation skills

·Ability to Influence & impact others across the business

·Extensive knowledge of the UK and international bakery industry

·Working to high standards.

·Working in a way that promotes creative thinking within the wider team

·A continual drive for further knowledge around food trends

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0115 923 4651 or 07415 426491