A fantastic opportunity has become available to work for one of the South West's best food manufacturing companies within their amazing NPD team. You will be working as a NPD Project Manager where your main responsibility will be to lead complex innovation projects and drive the innovation pipeline forward.
The employer are looking for an experienced NPD professional who can demonstrate the ability to lead multiple NPD projects at one time ensuring that all products are launched successfully.
You will have a lead of 3/4 reporting into you so previous management experience is essential for this position.
You will work very closely with the NPD and Marketing teams ensuring that customers demands are being met but also that the NPD projects are in line with the companies budgets and timescales.
This role will include regular visits to customers so previous customer facing experience is again essential in order to succeed in this position.
The ideal candidate will come from a previous food manufacturing background and will have previous NPD Project management experience. Experience in working with a multi site food company and any project management qualifications such as Prince 2 would really help.
If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more then please get in touch with Nick @ Zest on 0117 3252 999 or nc@Zestfoodjobs.co.uk