The HoF team is expanding!

Do you like the flavour of success?

The House of Flavours Team is expanding… and you could be an integral part of this fast growing business in the heart of The Forest of Dean.

We have TWO new opportunities to join, take a look at the details below and get in touch!

Flavourist

The House of Flavours Team is expanding… and you could be at its core!

Working with some of the UK’s largest Food Manufacturers the ideal candidate will be creating and developing new and existing flavours, and have the ability to work with customers to understand their needs, and support their new product development.

Salary dependant on experience.

Main Purposes of the role will be;

  • To ensure creation of new useful and exciting flavouring according to customers standards and food applications
  • To provide technical support to production, quality application, NPD team and Management team.
  • To keep abreast of current and future flavour trends
  • To act as an internal resource in the use of basic raw materials and provide an insight into material functionality and regulations.

Key Attributes;

  • Good communication skills and ability to understand customers’ needs.
  • Sense of Priority and able to manage own work load effectively
  • A passionate and curious nature
  • Honesty and ability to put forward your professional opinion
  • Ability to work well both individually and as part of a team

 

Essential Knowledge and Qualifications;

  • Chemistry – A degree or equivalent in Chemistry with preferably a specialism in food and flavourings
  • Taste Training – use of flavours description and terminology
  • Understanding of raw materials
  • Food Technology – a key knowledge of food quality and regulations.
  • Understanding of Chemotography
  • Understanding (or preferably, experience), of the FMCG and food manufacturing industries

 

Key Tasks Include;

  • Flavour creation/ Selection/ Matching/ Sample remake/ Flavour collection extensions/ Project management/ regulatory surveillance.
  • Laboratory management/ Tasting and technical training
  • Continuous improvement process of actual product and actual system

If you think you have what it takes to join the team at House of Flavours email a covering letter and a copy of your C.V to Claire Harris Claireh@flavours.co.uk

 

Field Based Sales Executive

Competitive Salary + Car + Commission

Monday to Friday

If you are a self-starter with an ability to open doors and communicate well with customers, the passion to seek out and thrive on challenges, and the desire to lead in the food industry, this could be the role for you.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales Executive to join the House of Flavours team to work with existing customers and seek out new opportunities.

With a dynamic and creative NPD team as support, you will introduce customers to our large portfolio of flavours with exciting and on-trend concepts and presentations.

You will travel to customers’ sites in order to discuss and sell products and to build relationships.

You will manage your own customers as well as carrying out administrative duties such as sales reports, visit reports, and aftercare process etc.

This role is an exciting opportunity for anyone who is looking to work in a dynamic and exciting sector with some of the biggest food manufacturers in the UK.

 

Essential Qualities;

  • At least 12 month experience within the Food Industry and FMCG market
  • Knowledge of the Food and Flavours industry
  • Ability to identify customers challenges which we can provide solutions for
  • Hardworking and reliable, with ability to manage your own time
  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly and open with the ability to work by yourself and with the HoF team.
  • Driving licence

Desirable Skills;

  • Qualification in Food Technology or similar
  • At least 12 months proven track record of sales within the food industry

 

If you think you have what it takes to join the team at House of Flavours email a covering letter and a copy of your C.V to Claire Harris Claireh@flavours.co.uk

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