Process Technologist

Permanent - Full Time - Up to £27,000

Location: Nottingham

Closing Date: Friday, 20th December 2019


About Us

Riverside Bakery (part of Addo Food Group) is the UK’s leading chilled quiche manufacturer. The business has its own specialist manufacturing facility and development team, focused on driving product innovation and quality in its category. The bakery has had significant investment in the last few years which has allowed the business to develop new state of the art manufacturing assets, ranging from being highly automated to highly flexible.

The business is the leading supplier of retailer-branded chilled quiche, flans and savoury tarts into Asda, M&S, and Sainsbury’s.

Our vision is to be the most trusted and innovative chilled food manufacturer in the UK. Whilst our core business will always be centred on savoury pastry, our innovation agenda will also take us into new food markets where we can build a sustainable position.

The Role

We are looking for a Process Technologist to join our team on a permanent basis. The role is based in a fast-paced chilled food environment, which requires initiative and an ability to “think on your feet”.

The main responsibility is to effectively deliver NPD and Continuous Improvements agenda in line with the Addo Food Group and customer category plans. Ensuring NPD is delivered to agreed profitability and timescales in line with both Addo and customer expectations.

Your key duties and responsibilities will include:

Delivery of the NPD agenda to required cost and within agreed timescales.
  • Responsible for all stages of critical path for projects. Understand implications and effects of deviations from critical path. Highlight to Senior Process Technologist and Development Managers, with solutions

The Rewards

Riverside Bakery is a great place to work and we believe that stems from the quality of the people we employ. We believe in providing our staff with a working environment that encourages opportunity and allows potential to be fulfilled. We also embrace diversity. Hard work and dedication are rewarded with competitive pay; pension; occupational health; subsidised employee canteen; long service awards; and an employee car park.