Junior NPD Process Manager

Location
Hertfordshire (GB)
Salary
£40,000
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
FMW17458
Function
Development
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

This thriving manufacturing business supply delicious products to the major retailers and food service industry. Based in their new, modern facility based in the Hertfordshire area and reporting to the Technical Manager you will be an integral part of a growing team, taking ownership and responsibility for the whole NPD and process functions.

This is an important management role within the business, overseeing all new product activity and ensuring deadlines are met. You will make sure product specifications are completed and deputise when the technical manager in their absence. 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. Being commercially aware, with some solid experience of working with the major multiples is key to this role.

Previous proven experience of working in a retailer facing concept to launch role is needed, with a basic technical understanding including knowledge of HACCP. You must be able to make quick decisions and communicate effectively with people at all levels, as well as managing direct reports and building strong relationships with customers.

To apply, please email or write in strict confidence, with a comprehensive CV, including salary details, quoting reference FMW17458 to our retained consultants, CPA, Hannay House, 39 Clarendon Road, Watford, Hertfordshire WD17 1JA. Tel: 020 8203 1000 Email: jobs@cparecruitment.com