Senior NPD Technologist

About Cranswick Fresh Poultry:
Cranswick Fresh Poultry in Eye, Suffolk is serious about its quality chicken products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

We are looking for a Senior NPD Technologist to join us at our state-of-the-art processing facility in Eye, Suffolk

Core Hours – Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Main Duties:

  • You will be responsible for the delivery of all NDP and EPD projects for both product and packaging development.
  • Working as a team on concept development, raw material sourcing, packaging and product trials, including lab testing, travel testing, organoleptic testing and cooking instructions.
  • Lead the Benchmarking program and manage all sample requests.

What you will need:

  • Previous NPD or Process Technologist experience in a food manufacturing environment.
  • While responsibilities are site based, there will be some travel between sites to customers, so a full valid driving license is required.
  • A proactive attitude and ability to demonstrate working off your own initiative.
  • To be detail conscious under pressure/in a fast paced environment.

Pay and benefits:

  • Rate of pay – £28-37k per annum
  • Pension – 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions with the option to contribute more and receive additional contributions from the company up to 10%
  • Access to our ‘Feed your Wellbeing’ hub, offering a range of retail, restaurant and entertainment discounts and wellbeing support
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Free Parking and Canteen facilities
  • Staff Sales

Email a CV and covering letter to

Closing Date: 15th September 2023 (please note that should we receive significant interest, this closing date may be brought forward )