Junior Development chef

Salary: Negotiable

Work Type: Permanent

Location: Grimsby, England

Industry: FMCG

About us:

We are a company that takes pride in our people as it is our people who are at the centre of everything that we do.
We have multi-category expertise with a focus on quality and innovation. We deliver what customers need and consumers want with expert taste and growth mindset.
Our business began with meat, and we've developed and extend a market-leading expertise within Seafood, with unmatched quality globally. We're always investing in new technology to deliver more value, efficiency and consumer-led innovative solutions.

What we are looking for:
We are looking for a professional and experienced Junior Development Chef to join our growing NPD team. As a Junior Development Chef, you will work alongside the development chefs to maintain a successful hit rate within the selected retailers as well as keeping on top of culinary food trends.

Key responsibilities as a Junior Development Chef will be to:
Managing effective internal working relationships across key functions to support the development process activity.
Supporting the team to effectively deliver development activity to the highest standard
Supporting hospitality for customer and high-profile visits.
Presenting products to internal and external customers whilst demonstrating culinary knowledge, expertise, passion and flair - converting feedback into appropriate action.
Translating food trends into relevant and commercially viable product development.
Supporting the development kitchen facility to operate to a high standard.
Organise current factory product to go out to customers with the assistance from NPD team.
To be able to communicate with wider teams when needed and transfer information.
To order, organise and collect ingredients efficiently from a multi-site workplace.

Required experience/expertise to succeed as a Junior Development Chef will include:
To have worked within food at some point, preferably chef de partie minimum.
To understand the pressure of kitchens and to be able to communicate well.
Can quickly adapt to change & manage multiple tasks.
A full driving licence.
Willing to travel.

What you get in return:
Great package with competitive holiday allowance
Life assurance of minimum two times yearly salary
Opportunities for development and internal promotion
Share Save scheme
Free car parking on site
Enhanced Maternity/Paternity

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