Senior Product Development Manager – Plant Proteins
With 2 years of consecutive growth and the recent acquisitions of iconic brands Goodfella’s and Aunt Bessie’s, this is a fantastic time to join Nomad Foods.
We have ambitious plans to increase our plant protein portfolio and revenues over the next 3 years and therefore we have created an exciting new position for a Senior Product Development Manager to join our successful R&D team. The successful candidate will lead the R&D strategy to drive growth for the plant protein category both in terms of leading and driving the innovation of new products but also the renovation of our existing portfolio. You will also bring with you commercial and technical expertise to drive competitive advantage in this growing market.
Applicants will need to demonstrate previous experience within a similar Product Development role and have at least 2 years direct experience and track record of successful innovation within non-meat protein category. You will need to bring technical expertise in plant/alternative protein products as well as an advanced knowledge of Nutrition and product/design development.
You will be a passionate food enthusiast, an excellent communication and relationship builder and be willing to travel to our factories and offices when needed (20%). European language skills especially Spanish would be an advantage.