NPD Process Manager

Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
up to £45,000
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
FMW17458
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

NPD Process Manager 
Hertfordshire 
£45,000     

REF – FMW17458


Company 
A thriving manufacturing business supplying delicious products to the major retailers and food service industry, who have moved to a modern facility in the Hertfordshire area, and are looking to strengthen their NPD team. 

The role 
This important role will manage the NPD and process functions on site, overseeing all new product activity and ensuring deadlines are met. You will make sure product specifications are completed and deputise when the technical manager is away. Overall, this role will drive NPD strategy for the site and ensure new products are delivered safely and exceed customer satisfaction. You will also be responsible for raw material approval and artwork sign off. You will be commercially aware and able to make effective decisions, with some solid experience of working with the major multiples. 

Skills and Experience 
•    Previous proven experience of working in a retailer facing concept to launch role 
•    Basic technical understanding, including knowledge of HACCP 
•    Experience in leading innovation projects 
•    Excellent communication skills for managing direct reports 
•    Problem solving skills, able to make own decisions 
•    Ability to build effective relationships 


Ref Code: FMW17458

To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Sarah Goodman to Sarah@cparecruitment.com.


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