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JOB TITLE: Technical Assistant   SALARY: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits    ADDED: 04-10-2021

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Okehampton, Devon, England

We are currently seeking a Technical Administrator / Technical Assistant for a rapidly expanding FMCG company based near the Devon/Cornwall Border
This is an excellent opportunity to join a company in a day based role. The role is fast paced, demanding and diverse, and will hold a real breadth for exposure to all aspects of technical and NPD within the food industry. This role will either suit a person looking to develop their career or a more experienced person with Technical experience that enjoys working for a friendly and growing company

Technical Administrator / Technical Assistant Roles and Responsibilities
·Responsible for product development to include new and existing products, packaging and process development
·Working closely with Technical & Operations Team and co-pack facilities
·Proactively managing the interface of the development process with internal functions and co-packers
·Manage trials, pre-production, launches and reviews
·Manage customer requirements for trial and launch reviews
Technical Administrator / Technical Assistant Knowledge & experience: 
Experience of working in the food industry, ideally within a Technical / new product development / process development role.
Understanding of ingredient functionality and suitability
Technical Administrator / Technical Assistant Salary
£20 -  £25k DOE
Commutable from
Launceston, Bideford, Exter, Tavistock, Okehampton and surrounding Areas
Key Words
Tech assistant, Food Science Graduate, Food Technologist, Technical Admin, QA, QC, NPD