Food Project Manager

b3 jobs
Highly competitive salary
Closing date
30 Sep 2019

View more

Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
North Yorkshire, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire and the Humber
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Food Project Manager

Job ref: 62272 | Highly competitive salary | Yorkshire

The company

This role is working for a well-established prepared foods manufacturer which produces an extremely well-known brand, available in all the UK major retailers and supplied to further manufacturers and foodservice establishments. This role will give you the opportunity to play a key part in the company’s overall strategic business plan and the business is dedicated to the on-going progression and development of all personnel.

The job

The business has undergone a period of enormous growth and success over the last year, with a huge increase in product ranges, customers and personnel. The business is at the forefront of their food category, with demand for new innovation very high, therefore the business is seeking 2 passionate individuals to report into the Activity Portfolio Manager in a challenging, yet extremely rewarding role.

As Food Project Manager, you will deliver innovation, renovation and large cross-functional cost-saving / efficiency projects on the 3 year plan that achieves agreed business goals and targets. You will deliver projects by leading cross-functional teams in the development and delivery of an idea to product launch using the stage-gate process framework and working collaboratively to assess, mitigate and communicate risk.

Your experience

To be considered for the Food Project Manager, you will possess a strong food product development, technical or process development track record with proven product /project management experience. Ideally educated to a degree level in a food based discipline, you will possess excellent leadership, planning, management and communication skills. You will also have a good understanding of the commercial dimensions of food product development in order to operate effectively across the business interfaces whilst managing the delivery of the NPD project.

More details

The Food Project Manager job is based in the North Yorkshire region and is paying a highly competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience plus pension scheme, life assurance option and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Food Project Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Ryan Marchant, quoting job reference 62272.

What happens next?

On applying for this job, you consent to b3 jobs ltd holding your details on file to be able to contact you about your job search, for full details of our GDPR policy, please refer to the b3 jobs website. We aim to contact you within 24 hours on the assumption that your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternate job titles

NPD Manager | Process Development Manager | New Product Development Manager | Head of NPD | NPD Controller | Food Industry NPD Jobs | Senior Food Product Development Jobs | Yorkshire

Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

Graduates 2020

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

Contact Us
  • Heffle Buildings
  • 33a High Street
  • Heathfield
  • TN21 8HU
  • United Kingdom
  • 01435 866000
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert