This is an amazing opportunity within a high growth and innovative SME food brand who are on a mission to re-define perceptions around health eating with a range of delicious products which are healthier, tastier and are higher in quality which your whole family will enjoy. A new opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and highly skilled product development professional who has a love of all things healthy. The successful candidate will have a first class understanding of delivering a market-leading NPD / EPD pipeline. This role is a pivotal position which will involve closely working with a range of internal and external stakeholders to successfully develop first class enjoyable healthy products to market, enabling future growth of the business.
- Deliver a market-leading NPD / EPD pipeline, and help shape the product briefs, co-ordinate panels, create samples and arrange consumer research
- Support the Stage & Gate process by working / co-ordinating the information cross functionally to ensure delivery of the critical path
- Develop and manage new product documentations
- Develop relationship with key customers and copackers
- Deliver best in class ideation and formulations within the commercial framework
- Monitor the UK and overseas market to identify category and product trends
- A passion for high quality, healthy food
- Degree educated in relevant discipline e.g. Food Science, Nutrition
- Prior Development and Project Management experience within FMCG
- Experience of working with factories, and with co-manufacturers
- Pro-active, organised, creative and solutions focused mindset
- Excellent communicator, project management and multi-tasking; thrives in a fast paced environment
To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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