Product Development Manager

b3 jobs
Home Counties / East Anglia
£40,000 - £45,000
30 Jan 2018
27 Feb 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type


Product Development Manager

Job ref: 61424 | £40,000 - £45,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join an innovative, high quality manufacturer which supplies to various retailers throughout the UK. You will join a friendly and supportive team with a fantastic, fun working atmosphere.

The job

As Product Development Manager, the purpose of your role is to oversee the delivery of development projects from concept to launch by the development team to agreed timelines and commercial targets.

You will manage the development process whilst coaching & developing the team to maximise their potential, deliver projects to agreed timelines and commercial aspirations and also ensure that all products developed have clear reasons to believe, are delicious and take on board any relevant trends to ensure that they exceed expectations of customers.

Your experience

We are looking for an efficient and organised individual with senior NPD experience from within food manufacturing, including people management. You will have an excellent understanding of formal product development processes, have experience of working with at least one UK retailer and possess strong communication, project management & presentation skills. You will also be educated to a HND / degree level and have a full UK valid driving licence.

More details

The Product Development Manager job is based in the Home Counties / East Anglia region and is paying £40,000 - £45,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Product Development Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Emily Snaith, quoting job reference 61424.

What happens next?

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

NPD Manager | New Product Development Manager | Senior NPD Technologist | NPD Supervisor | Senior Development Technologist | Food Development Jobs

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