Product Lifecycle Manager (FTC)
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Product Lifecycle Manager (Fixed Term until July 2019 - Maternity Cover)
About the Role
Reporting to the Commercialisation Manager, you will ensure that product launches, product changes and product delists are executed on time and within budget. You will coordinate the activities required by internal departments, external suppliers and customers in order to meet the customer's expectations. You will work collaboratively with NPD, Technical Purchasing, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Commercial, as well as interfacing with customers, design and repro houses and printers to ensure that new products or packaging are launched on time.
You will be an accomplished Project Manager or Supply Chain Manager with a proven track record within an FMCG manufacturing environment. You'll have demonstrable experience of working in a large cross functional team environment and experience of multi-site project management.
Salary & Benefits
The starting salary for this role is competitive. We also offer an annual bonus incentive and a good company pension scheme, as well as 2x basic salary life assurance plus 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays.
Who are we?
Our drinks on every table. That's the Refresco vision. We're thirsty for more and growing fast which is why we recently invested £1.25 billion in expanding our global manufacturing footprint making us the largest independent bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices in the world. We currently produce 12 billion litres from 59 manufacturing plants in 12 countries and we’re only just getting started…
Our UK Business unit has six manufacturing plants providing a great place to work for 1800 employees producing private label soft drinks and fruit juices for all the leading retailers including Tesco, ASDA, Morrison’s, Sainsburys, ALDI and Lidl. We also manufacture for branded customers such as Innocent, Ocean Spray, Weetabix, Del Monte and Um Bongo. Whether it’s packed in Cartons, PET, Aseptic PET or Cans, we ensure that our products are not only manufactured to the highest quality standards but they get where they need to be when they need to get there to meet the needs of our high profile customers.