Covance Food Solutions, formerly International Food Network is looking to add a NPD Food Technologist to our team. This person should be well versed in all phases of the food product development cycle and can work independently to develop new products from concept through plant scale-up.
You will be working on a variety of product categories and as part of a dynamic small team at the Reading, UK, site, with colleagues of similar background.
Covance is a diverse, global Food Solutions business covering all aspects of product design and product integrity and hence you will gain experience in this developing field with a diverse range of food industry clients.
Covance is moving (early 2018) to a new purpose-built Science Park location, giving the opportunity to be part of a thriving commercial and technical community.
This is an exciting time to join the company, when collaborative innovation is key to success for our food industry clients.
Core responsibilities include:
The successful candidate will have:
Get ready to redefine what’s possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples’ lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.
Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow’s drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.
University Degree in Food Science or related science discipline to 2.1 level or higher
5 years within the food industry in product development, technical or application areas