Development Manager (c/o Atkinson Page)

£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
30 Nov 2012
30 Dec 2012
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Development Manager
Chilled Convenience Foods
Location: Nottinghamshire
£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
Ref: 7178D

The market conditions are such and the time is now right for our client to look to strengthen their already impressive Development Team. This in an opportunity to join a £multi million turnover business and to help drive the future direction of the Product Portfolio.

Reporting to the Head of Development and being responsible for a team of technologists as well as related service assistants, you will manage the process from initial concept through to post production evaluation and all aspects between for the account.

  • Idea Generation and Blue Sky thinking workshops
  • Setting a Critical Path with relevant  key dates and goals
  • Value Engineering and ensuring Price Points are met
  • Taste panels
  • Packaging design, liaising with Technical for Legal Labels and On-Pack declarations
  • Process flow through the factory
  • Pre Production Trials
  • Launch
  • Post Production Evaluation

A natural leader, now wishing to maximize your potential, you will have at least 3 years experience managing a development team. Already enjoying significant stature and credibility with your retail customers and an unusually impressive knowledge of the major food multiple retailers with which you have worked, you will have an enviable reputation within your sector.

To apply please write in strict confidence with CV and salary details quoting ref 7178D to Atkinson Page Ltd, Baildon Mills, Baildon, BD17 6JX
Telephone (01274) 592372 Fax (01274) 598564 email