|Job Ref:||204610190||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Haverhill||Address:||Post Code:||CB9||Salary:||£45000 - £65000/annum + Holidays + Pension + BUPA + Potent||Post Date:||24/10/2016 10:57|
£45,000 - £65,000 (DOE) + Holidays + Pension + BUPA + Potential Bonus
Development Chef required for an industry specialist in the food sector who operate in over 152 countries and have over 3,000 customers. This is an amazing opportunity to join a company that has further growth and development for the right candidate.
The ideal candidate will have culinary qualifications or extensive proven experience of working in as a chef before moving into a food/product development role. Experience with flavours and flavour profiles will be highly advantageous.
You will have the core focus of using your culinary background as a creative spark to create new and interesting products and combining this with food applications. You will then decide upon the best way in which to introduce this to the market such as whether it would be dried, frozen, fresh or instant and to dietary concerns such as whether it is vegan, vegetarian, allergy concerns and nutritional values. Your role will also include working across categories in order to cover all food products that are readily available in the market.
You will have a close relationship with the applications technologists providing them with creative insights with their projects and with any research and development. As part of this role you will also have the opportunity to be more client focussed by creating bespoke presentations based on your ideas to showcase to clients and demonstrate the potential impact that can be made to their product lines.
The company are very employee focussed who continually re-invest back into their employees and the company. They are able to provide progression within the UK and globally, always promoting internally before going external.
* NPD Development Chef
* Engineering culinary dishes into market ready products whilst maintaining flavour profiles
* High level of client communication
* Assisting Applications Technologists with client projects
* Internal + External presentations
* Prototypes of food products
* Culinary qualifications
* Knowledge/Experience of the Food industry and of food manufacturing processes
* Previous experience within the food industry
* Knowledge/experience of flavour profiles would be highly desirable