Product Manager

Recruiter
Location
South East England
Salary
£negotiable
Posted
22 Nov 2016
Closes
20 Dec 2016
Ref
Y5230
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

This long established food manufacturer pride themselves on their products and work across a number of categories supplying highly exceptional products to the major UK retailers. They are now on the lookout for an experienced Product Manager to help drive the development process from concept to launch in line with their NPD strategy.

The Role

As a major player in this lively team you’ll be leading the development process where no two days will ever be the same. You’ll take ownership of varied NPD projects from ideation stage all the way through to product launch and beyond.

In this challenging role you’ll support the NPD Controller with the development of new and existing products ensuring that all product ideas are in line with customer briefs. Whilst using your technical knowledge you’ll be to guaranteeing that NPD projects are executed on time and within quality guidelines and timescales. You will use your food industry knowledge and NPD experience to highlight commercial viability as well as factory capabilities for a successful product launch. Your responsibilities will also include the co-ordination of benchmarking activities and competitor analysis, ensuring that this manufacturer retains is position at the forefront of the market.

The Person

We're looking for an exceptionally talented Product Manager who has the capability of leading NPD projects. Experience will have been gained from a food manufacturing environment but you must have proven NPD successes. As well as being a self-starter with resilience, tenacity and lots of enthusiasm you will need to possess exceptional project management, communication and organisational skills with the ability to drive the NPD agenda for the company. It is also essential that you have great motivational and interpersonal skills as you’ll play a huge part in developing team spirit.

So if you’re a passionate Product Manager looking for the chance to make a difference in a fast paced environment then we’d love to hear from you! Apply now or call 0845 2600 737 to find out more.

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