About the role
AAK are seeking to appoint a Customer Innovation Technologist to join the Customer Innovation team at Runcorn. The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of sauces, dressings and condiments and presentation to Foodservice and Retail customers.
Prepare and dispatch of sauces, condiments and dressings to customers for appraisal and analysis.
Present created products to external customers.
Prepare and conduct tasting sessions.
Conduct research to aid product development.
Maintain and manage stock.
Complete documentation following production including; nutritional information, product costings and sample submission documentation.
Oversee product creation at production trials.
Educated to degree level within food or similar or hold a food or culinary qualification.
Certificate in Food Hygiene.
Experience within a similar role.
Demonstrable problem solving skills.
Experience creating and developing concepts and final products.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of Retail and Foodservice channels.
Full UK Driving Licence.
In return AAK offer :
A competitive salary and benefits package.
Company pension 3% Employee, 5% employer.
UK Healthcare scheme.
25 days holidays plus bank holidays.
Investment in training and development.
AAK prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, veteran status, and any other class of individuals protected from discrimination under state or federal law in any aspect of the access to, admission, or treatment of students in its programs and activities, or in employment and application for employment.