Experience Confirmed (4-5 years)
Our client, one of the world´s leading producer of sustainable farm-raised seafood is currently looking for their New Product Developer and Innovation.
You will be responsible for analysis and development of products and / or processes, proactive and reactive, NPD or improving existing products, in accordance with the company strategy and business (marketing) strategy.
- You will be responsible for New Product Development (development of new products in close cooperation with marketing & sales & Product manager, propose new products in line with the company objectives, test and analyse technical feasibility in production…).
- You will be responsible for re-engineering product and process in order to lower the cost without loss of perceived quality, in cooperation with other departments.
- You will support sales with regard to customer visits and exhibitions.
- You will provide and ensure general and specific (food) knowledge
- You will have to liaise with (potential) suppliers regarding new developments and opportunities. Set up tests together both at product and process level.
- Bachelor or Master of Science, food technology, nutrition.
- Minimum 6 years’ experience in product development, culinary development nutrition, FMCG.
- Knowledge of the Iberian food market (which are the big retailers, foodservice, trends …)
- Thorough knowledge of current legislation and the legality regarding labelling.