NPD Technologist

North Wales


Samantha Johnson
Recruitment Consultant
T: 07425601129

Our Client are a large independent manufacturer of bakery products.  They are currently looking for an experienced NPD Technologist to join their NPD team.


The NPD Technologist role is a great opportunity to join an established team, working with lots of delicious bakery products. Looking after the full NPD process from Concept to launch as well as managing multiple NPD & EPD Projects. Reporting into the Head of NPD ensuring all customer requirements are met as well as keeping up to date with market research and trends.




Key responsibilities:

  • Create & develop innovative designs, capturing new key trends designs for both NPD & EPD projects.
  • Champion recipe creation and all documentation throughout concept to launch process- including recipes, submission forms, QAS/ CQMs, launch folders, factory paperwork.
  • Responsible for sourcing new ingredients, fit for purpose for the design, customer and site requirements and costs. Be the first point of contact for basic information such as specification, MOQ, lead times and price.
  • Work closely with process technologist to organise trials, ensure all raw materials are ordered in advance. Support production and the process technologist throughout the trial stage.
  • Be the link between the customer needs and requirements and the process technologist’s adherences to the factory processes
  • To comply with and assist with implementation of company food safety, quality, and legality policies as they relate to the role


I am looking to speak with creative NPD Foodies who are passionate and take pride in their work. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator both verbal and written. It would be advantageous for you to be commercially minded with understanding of costings to create a high standard of quality products.


If you would like to find out more about this opportunity please get in touch or apply today with your CV.