Senior NPD Technologist

Location: Northern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Scott Logan

About the company

This is an exciting and rapidly growing Australian manufacturer who have a diversified portfolio of projects across beverage, functional foods and beverages, and dry blends. They also do private label for the major retailers. They have been able to take advantage of massive export opportunity by identifying trends early and working quickly to bring products to those markets leveraging strong international relationships, this has fuelled local growth opportunity.

About the role

The Senior NPD Technologist is responsible for developing end to end products for commercialisation both in Australia and overseas, it will provide product leadership to the broader business and work closely with stakeholders across marketing and operations to ensure products are cohesive with business strategy. This role will mentor more junior NPD Technologists, and longer term this role will take over responsibility for a new product range which will involve formal management of other NPD resources.

About you

We're looking for an experienced NPD Technologist who is ready for the next step

  • Relevant degree (Food Science/Technology)
  • Experience in the food and beverage industry - beverage or functional advantageous
  • Able to develop products end to end with autonomy
  • Strong technical skills, understanding of regulations and compliance
  • Conversational communication skills, able to work effectively cross-functionally


This is an opportunity to get into a business of a high growth trajectory which naturally creates opportunities for development, within this role you will see the establishment of a new product line and a developing export market which will require this role to step up and take on additional responsibility.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Scott Logan on 03 8613 3551 for a confidential discussion