NPD Manager

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Devon
Salary
circa £40k DOE
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
17 May 2019
Ref
JB41187
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

I am working a leading food company at their site based in Devon who are seeking an NPD Manager to join the team. This is the perfect opportunity for a Senior NPD Technologist looking for the next step up, or existing NPD Manager looking for a change of scenery,  

Working in the chilled desserts, you will responsible for the efficient running of the site NPD department, coordinating all stages of the new product development process – from creative concept to launch.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Identifying and targeting new opportunities to develop new and existing products
  • Project manage the development and delivery of new products
  • Customer facing to major UK retail accounts
  • Conduct product review and analysis
  • Planning and conducting factory trials

The Candidate:

  • BSc (Hons) in food related degree (preferred)
  • Previous experience in Product Development is a MUST
  • Strong customer focus and exposure to retailer gate processes
  • Foodie with a  passion for innovation, new trends and good commercial understanding  
  • Good project management skills
  •  

In return you will be offered a competitive salary of circa £40k  

If this sounds like you and you are interested in the NPD Manager vacancy, hit apply, send me an up to date CV to jack.bradfield@drnewitt.com or give me a call on 0131 226 5060

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