Development Technologist

Job Description

Elevate your culinary expertise and join this dynamic bakery team as a Development Technologist within their prestigious bakery. This role promises a blend of creativity and science, perfect for those passionate about the art of baking and innovation in the food industry.

- Competitive salary 
- Professional development and career advancement opportunities
- State-of-the-art facilities and resources
- Vibrant, collaborative work environment in NW London. 

Role Overview:
The successful candidate will be instrumental in driving the bakery's product development from conceptualisation to launch. This entails crafting new recipes, improving existing products, and ensuring all creations meet the highest standards of quality and safety. The role requires a keen eye for detail and a palate for perfection, as the Development Technologist will also be involved sourcing premium ingredients and maintaining relationships with customers and suppliers alike. 

Skills & Experience:
- A degree in Food Science, Nutrition, or a related field is highly desirable
- Proven experience in a development role within the bakery or food industry
- Strong understanding of baking processes, ingredients functionality, and food trends
- Proficiency in food safety regulations and quality assurance protocols
- Excellent project management skills to oversee products from ideation to shelf
- A creative mindset coupled with analytical problem-solving abilities
- Exceptional communication, organisational and teamwork skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams
- Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite and familiarity with product development software

This role is not just a career move; it's a chance to leave a mark on the culinary landscape, bringing joy and innovation to their customers' table. If you have the passion for all things bakery and the drive for development, this could be the perfect setting for you to flourish.