NPD Manager

North West
Up to £55,000
19 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Oakley Brown are representing a great new role to join a major premium food business working across branded and non branded products. This is a crucial position for the company delivering short term and long term own brand innovation whilst managing and mentoring a team.

We are seeking a key individual who is highly customer orientated with previous exposure working with M&S, Tesco or Sainsburys ideally within a bakery environment. You will be confident with delivering multiple launches of innovative and new products through blue sky projects whilst becoming a leader in recipe creation for the company, ensuring continued growth and category success. 

Key responsibilities may include: 

• Cost Control
• Work with commercial, creating an ongoing KPI strategy
• Create new and innovative products in line with agreed business plans & market developments
• Challenge existing products and process, upgrading where necessary. 
• Manage the development process from concepts to product handover keeping effective relationships internally and externally.

Should this sound like your next challenge then don’t hesitate to contact one of our consultants here at Oakley Brown. Our number is 01482 291141, alternatively send your details to

Here at Oakley Brown we specialise in a number of key appointments within the food industry. If this role is not quite right for you, then please feel free to contact us either way as we may have something else available that could of interest. 

Please note If you have not had a response within 14 days of your application unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.