CPA Recruitment - Development Jobs

NPD Project Manager (Branded Products)

Circa £45,000 plus package
29 Mar 2019
29 Apr 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Product Development Manager



Ref: FMW38318


A well-known brand and successful but growing, this dynamic FMCG business is looking for a motivated development manager to join the innovation and technical team. This business will give you the chance to make a real difference and work across multiple product categories managing a range of projects. 

The Role

This role will involve managing innovation projects from concept to launch, ensuring suppliers understand the briefs and that high quality products are always delivered. You will need to monitor market trends to keep an eye on the competitor activity and ensure the consumers are receiving the latest innovations. Factory trials must be overseen to make sure that the products are to the correct standards and launches happen to schedule. You will also manage the artwork and packaging process therefore have an understanding of the legislation. To do this role you must be passionate about innovation and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment with a ‘can do’ attitude. 

Personal Profile

  • Food Science degree
  • UK driving licence
  • Previous NPD project management experience
  • Understanding of food legislation and labelling
  • Wider technical understanding of the food industry
  • Ability to travel in UK and Europe

Ref Code: FMW38318

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  

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

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