NPD Director

b3 jobs
Northern Ireland
up to £85,000 + relocation
27 Nov 2018
27 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

NPD Director

Job ref: 61752 | up to £85,000 + relocation | Northern Ireland

The company

This role is working for a producer of high quality chilled, prepared products. The business strives to produce fantastic new products at fantastic value with huge emphasis on providing their customers with the best possible service. We are seeking an individual to share the company’s core values and build a rewarding and successful career.

The job

The business is currently experiencing unrivalled growth and is searching for an experienced NPD professional who wishes to be part of a growing and thriving business.

Reporting to the Managing Director, this role will be instrumental in building and delivering the innovation strategy to deliver market leading products. You will use your NPD expertise to identify and translate food trends into new product ranges. Being part of the executive team will mean you can help shape and influence the direction of the business.

Your experience

We are seeking a senior product development professional with strong experience leading a successful NPD team within the food industry. You will be educated to a degree level in a food science / technology discipline or equivalent, have a proven track record of building relationships with major multiples plus have product experience within meat / prepared products e.g. sausages or closely related product. To succeed, you will be a passionate foodie, excited by opportunities to innovate, be commercially focused plus be flexible to travel throughout the UK.

More details

The NPD Director job is based in the Northern Ireland region and is paying up to £85,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus relocation assistance if necessary.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Clint Geens, quoting job reference 61752.

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Alternative job titles

Food Manufacturing Senior NPD Jobs | Head of NPD | New Product Development Manager | NPD Manager | NPD Controller | Food Industry Jobs | Northern Ireland