Assistant to the Team in New Product Development (NPD)

The Role

•A flexible approach to carry out varied development activities, including but not limited to producing hand-made chocolate samples, wrapping and packaging of products, and assisting with production trials on plant in the factory

•Assisting in the development of new recipes and co-ordinating the making and involved in the production of product samples.

•Manage the production of and hand decorating of charity products

•Keeping Board Room displays up to date and refreshed

•Attending first productions for all products and sending samples to customers as directed

•Admin duties – in-putting data onto systems and other activities as requested by your NPD colleagues

The Candidate

•Demonstrate a natural flair and passion for food, confectionery products

•Demonstrate an interest in baking, cooking and flavours, ability to understand and follow a recipe.

•Be able to work independently, being proactive and organised, someone who works from ‘To-do lists’

•Be happy to take instructions

•Computer Literate

•Educated to GCSE level with a minimum of ‘6 (B)’ grade in Maths & English (or equivalent)

What’s on offer?

•39.5 hrs per week, temporary until April ‘20 with the potential to become permanent for the right candidate

•Paid Holidays

•Pay - 18,500 p.a.

•Auto enrolment Pension

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