Vacancy – Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager (Full time)
Issued 19 October 2020
Potato Processors Association Ltd – Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager.
The Potato Processors’ Association (PPA) is the trade association for UK manufacturers of frozen and chilled chips and potato products, potato crisps, potato-based snack products and dehydrated potatoes.
PPA incorporates the Frozen and Chilled Potato Processors’ Association (FCPPA) and the Snack, Nut and Crisp Manufacturers’ Association (SNACMA). Our membership includes the leading UK manufacturers in these sectors.
We are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager, to help maintain the existing high quality of service for PPA members and in particular to help enhance the association’s profile with key stakeholders.
Latest data on UK savoury snacks industry
Issued 21 February 2020
SNACMA has issued the third update of its popular ‘Celebrating the UK Snacks Industry’ brochure to include the latest data for 2019 and 2018.
The updated report confirms that the snack sector continues to make a valuable contribution to food manufacturing in the UK. By the end of 2019 the value of the UK savoury snacks market (including potato crisps, snacks, nuts, popcorn and baked snacks) grew to a total of £3,222 million*, with 5% YOY growth in exports (2018 data) reported.
The brochure also provides further data on employment in UK and the sector’s work on reformulation.
The full report can be found here.
* Source: Nielsen data, 52w/e 28/12/19, Total Coverage, Value Sales