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Development Assistant

Job Title: Development Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chard
Salary: 18000 - 25000
REF: JR11426
Contact Name: Jo Richardson
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

To support whole development team in a food manufacturer, inclusive (but not exhaustive) of the following

  • Shopping for benchmarks as applicable
  • Sleeve scanning for internal database
  • Courier booking for Development and Technical teams
  • Reheating samples for Newness / Benchmark panels
  • Capturing & typing up notes from benchmarking panels
  • New Raw Material database information inputting
  • General development admin support (printing, document completion, sample collections etc)

Experience needed:

  • On job training will be provided
  • Experience of chilled food manufacturing site would be useful
  • Previous experience working within Development or Technical teams would be useful
  • Has valid UK driving license and willing to drive own/company car (mileage would be re-reimbursed as part of role)
  • computer knowledge – basic Word & Excel
  • good communicator & ability to take meeting notes
  • ability to work on own and use initiative as well as being a team player
  • motivated and organised individual

Will consider part time as well as full time. 

£19,000 - £25,000