Focus Management

Head of Development, Food Manufacturing, London

£60000 - £75000 per annum + package
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Rachel Blinkho
Contract Type
Full Time

High calibre Head of Food Development required to join a premium food manufacturer on the senior leadership team.

This Head of Development position is a high profile opportunity to make a significant contribution to this company's success. We are looking for a high calibre individual, a proven NPD professional who can deliver results. You will report into the site GM, sit on the senior leadership team and manage the entire NPD function. It is an autonomous role, forging collaborative working relationships with retail customers, driving the innovation strategy and ensuring consistent standards are maintained.

As Head of Development you will be responsible for developing and coaching a high performance team that exceeds customer expectations through delivering commercially successful and innovative product ranges. Suitable candidates will be both passionate and knowledgeable about food, aware of the latest industry trends globally and have in-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes.

We are looking for an individual who is operating in a senior management role within NPD in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment. Influential and engaging you'll be adept at managing retail customer relationships at a senior level and be able to ensure the NPD department works effectively across all business functions.

This is a great opportunity to drive business growth through building on key retail relationships. If you have the required experience along with a genuine drive and ambition to succeed in a high profile role, apply today to be considered.

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