Product Development Specialist

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: November 28, 2018
  • Job Order ID: 171143
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Manufacturing
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST


Reporting to the Senior Marketing Manager Vice President, Marketing and Franchise Recruitment

Our client is growing fast with plans to expand across North America. The company’s success can be attributed to the quality of our product, the development of our people and our warm and friendly customer service. Backed by one of the world’s largest bakery franchises we are looking for a Bakery Product Developer to join our growing team. In this creative position you will drive the development of an innovative of new recipes that will influence flavors nationwide.

Responsibilities:
  • Product development strategy for company.
  • Manage the in-bakery trial process for new products and improvement
  • Continuous Improvement Product Strategy from test baking of new products to recipes.
  • Working closely with Cross Functional Teams to ensure excellence in product quality.
  • Vendor management and relationships
  • Keep on top of Market trends
  • Preparing finished products to the highest standards for marketing activities
Requirements:
  • 2 to 5 years experience in bakery or baking manufacturing setting.
  • Experience is development of recipes, flavor and nutrition.
  • Strong Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Retail, Consumer Packaged Goods or Franchising industry
  • You enjoy a dynamic, fast paced environment
If this sounds like a role that interests you, please send your resume to jeff@macdonaldsearchgroup.com