Cosmopolitan Recruitment was formed in 2004 by Dan Magano. It is 100% owned and managed by him

Dan Magano has Honours Degree in Human Resources Develoment and Bachelor of Public Administration and other related post matric qualifications

The main business focus is the general recruitment of good quality candidates for all positions for any company

Cosmopolitan Recruitment has strong database of EE candidates for all positions

We pride ourself with the good quality candidates that we place with our prestige clients...

New Product Development Technologist (NDP) Maitland
Posted date [2018-Jul-09] (ID: 68857)


New Product Development  Technologist



Reporting to:           

NPD Manager


·        A degree in Food Science or Food Technology with food chemistry.

·         Biochemistry, Microbiology, Food Processing, Product Development.

·         BTech candidates must have completed an internship


5 years+ years’ experience in NPD

Key Responsibilities:


·         Conduct applied product development to create suitably packaged herb and spice blind, pre-mix blends, pre-mix batch packs, applications, and prototypes of innovative new products as required

·         Develop technical solutions to product issues, and conduct trouble-shooting for clients

·         Work on product improvements

·         Participate on project team by providing technical input and recommending and conducting appropriate follow up clients

·         Work on product improvements

·         Participate on project teams by providing technical input and recommending and conducting appropriate follow up action

·         Organize and prepare project report and technical proposals, give formal and informal presentations

·         Maintain accurate, up-to-date record, laboratory notebooks and computer database

·         Ensure confidentially of proprietary information

·         Work with outside labs, universities, ingredient suppliers and equipment vendors as needed by project activity, under the guidance of the NPD manager

·         Maintain current awareness of applicable new technology and industry trends and of their impact on technical and business need

·         Visit, liaise and collaborate with customer to determine requirements and design tailored products.

·         Attend factory trails





Job Title New Product Development Technologist (NDP) Maitland
Post Details
Posted By Cosmopolitan Recruitment
Job Function NPD Technologist
Start Date As soon as possible
Salary Negotiable
Location Maitland
Phone No
Email dan(at)
Deadline 2018-Jul-20
Region Location -> Western Cape
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Fmcg

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