Junior NPD Manager
Junior NPD manager
An established business with steady growth since its creation over fifty years ago, this is the chance to work closely with every major UK retailer and take on a unique NPD role to make your own.
Liaising closely with the technical, commercial and logistics teams, you will work on your own new product development projects from concept to launch. Building strong relationships, you will become the first point of contact for all the major retailer customers for NPD and EPD. You will liaise with suppliers and ensure products are developed in line with retailer expectations, guiding them and communicating briefs clearly. You will also got involved in checking the technical information of the products, and assist the packaging manager with the launch of new and re-developed lines. It will be your responsibility to research trends in food and ingredients, attending taste panels and benchmarking competitor products.
- Degree in food related subject ideally
- Flair for food and innovation
- Proven project management skills
- Attention to detail, able to multi-task, and effective team player.
- Flexible to travel
- Self-confident and good presentation skills
Ref Code: FMW17841
To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Sarah to Sarah@cparecruitment.com
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