Process Development Manager

Posted 26 Jun 2020

Greencore Group plc

Selby (Food Manufacturing)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Food ManufacturingRecruiter Reference:greencore/TP/22307/5627
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

Leading the Process Development team in order to successfully deliver all relevant line trials and improvement projects in line with customer and company requirements

  • Leading the Process team through the planning, preparation and execution phase of process development and line trials along with relevant projects to deliver customer requirements and manufacturing improvements
  • Deploy product development and technical strategy by providing process, material and equipment knowledge in order to meet customer and company requirement
  • Track progress and resolve development issues identified within the trialling stages in order to achieve timely implementation of key projects or targeted launch dates
  • • Develop and implement joint business planning strategies and projects with the customer in order to agree aligned objectives, time scales and outputs
  • Drive and deliver continuous improvement projects, analysing trial output data within the department, to deliver process, quality and equipment capability improvements for the manufacturing unit, retailer and Division
  • Deploy the technical people strategy, for process development colleagues, to support a lean enterprise culture and aid colleagues to maximise their potential
  • • Ensure that a safe working environment exists for all colleagues and that as a minimum the department meets the standards set out in the SHE Policy
Job Description

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing c. 11,500 colleagues across 16 manufacturing sites we supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here at Selby we employ a team over 750 colleagues. A site steeped in history, we are the UK’s number one manufacturer of customer private label cooking sauces and pickles. We have been serving our customers out of our Selby site since 1914.

We produce more than 160 million units per year across 600 different product lines for customers such as Morrisons, Tesco & Asda

We are currently recruiting a Process Development Manager for our Selby site. 

What we’re looking for

• Degree level or equivalent substantial food manufacturing experience

• Advanced Food Hygiene level 4

• Level 3 HACCP certified

• Retailer liaison knowledge and experience at technologist level

• Relevant Food Science food technology or Micro biological qualification • Competent in the use of customer technical databases

• Strategy implementation • Knowledge of KPI generation

• Operate Root Cause Analysis techniques for problem solving

• Sensory Training Level 2 • Evaluate and interpretation of shelf life results • Expertise in interpretation of customer code of practice

• Food Legislation and legal knowledge

• Practical management of allergens

• Level 2 Health and Safety

• Hygienic design and best practice knowledge

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return
  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.


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