Interim New Product Development Manager

Recruiter
Location
Scotland
Salary
£daily rate + expenses
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
F5478
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Interim

The Company

Are you looking for your next interim contract where you can drive innovation for prestigious retail customers? This highly regarded business produces high-quality products within the fast moving chilled sector, and they’re now seeking an NPD specialist to support their vibrant team during a time of change.

The Role

You’ll be responsible for supporting the NPD function where you will be instrumental in driving concept development, influencing innovation and ensuring products are successfully launched. You will work closely with key customers to drive food values, managing all aspects of NPD from concept to launch including factory trials. With your foodie flair and creativity you will be managing the development of inspiring ranges in line with the critical path as well as applying your commercial awareness to ensure products are viable.

The Person

We are looking for a confident and compelling NPD Manager with a wealth of experience in chilled food manufacturing and a genuine interest in food trends as well as the drive to take on a new challenge and hunger to succeed. You must have previous concept to launch experience where you have a proven record of developing ranges that have made an impact on your customers as well as the market place. You’ll also need to have a high level of commercial awareness along with excellent team management, organisation and presentation skills.

So if you’re ready to jump into your next contract with this forward thinking food business then click ‘Apply’ now or call us on 0345 2600 737 for more information.

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Please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.