Greencore Group

Product Developer

22 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
Ms Holly Healey
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

As Product Developer this is a key role within the team as you will be expected to be at the forefront of leading innovation projects with the customer whilst representing Greencore.

Your  key focus will be to develop new and modify existing products for multiple customers, in line with written briefs within our prepared meals division . 

Building a strong relationship with the customer is key to ensure our critical path milestones are met.

Main responsibilities

Manage and deliver NPD and innovative projects up to the point of handover to the process team.

Present new products and upgrades to key stakeholders and the customer  in a professional manner demonstrating in confidence  your food knowledge and expertise.

Benchmarking of  products regularly to gain awareness of the market for a competitive advantage and contribute to Blue Sky Innovation within the team to maximise competitor advantage.

Ideal candidate

You’ll have previous experience of working in a fast paced environment with an awareness of project management techniques, in particular critical path and gated processes. 

Ideally you will also have experience working with short shelf life products or with chilled food.

Within the role of Product Developer, a good knowledge of food is a must, but we’ll also be looking for you to be analytical and numerate with good communication skills.

About the company

Greencore Group is a fast growing, international convenience food leader, having doubled our sales over the past 5 years. We’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too. 

We value our people and we expect our people to work the Greencore Way (check out our LinkedIn page or for more information on this)

If you think you have what it takes to make a career out of your passion for food, apply now!