Food is big business…in fact it is the biggest industry in the UK and we are one of the biggest players within the food sector for meat processing. This makes us the preferred supplier to major multiple retailers, including Sainsbury’s and ASDA.
What is exciting about the company?
To start with you will receive excellent training to equip you with the business and technical skills required for the role. Our training programme will expose you to many aspects of our business and offer real opportunities for progression and achievement.
What do we do?
We are the leading supplier of beef and lamb products in the UK. Through our fresh and frozen divisions we are a preferred supplier to major retailers and food service companies in the UK. As a company we have a down-to-earth attitude - both in the way we approach a problem and the way we interact with others.
So where do you come in?
The New Product Development role is an exciting and creative position within our Technical division in Shrewsbury. You will be working on innovative new product ranges for our key clients.
You will be producing samples, collating and reporting on information, progressing new products to full scale production, procurement of ingredients, maintaining consistency and standards according to our benchmarks, leading trials, and meeting clients face to face.
What can we give you?
Past intakes now hold many of the most senior posts in the company. This could be you! Our training Scheme has created an excellent platform for promotion opportunities and a fast track for Graduates to move into positions of high responsibility as “home grown” managers. You will be supported to gain any relevant professional qualifications.
What you need to demonstrate?
We are always looking to spot the managers of the future, so we are interested in your potential rather than your experience.
All we ask is that you are a committed and ambitious individual with excellent communication skills and a desire to learn.
Degree in Food Science (or related discipline such as Nutrition)
You must have a current UK driving license unless commutable to facility in Shrewsbury.
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