Focus Management

Head of Development, Food Manufacturing, West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire
£60000 - £70000 per annum + package
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Rachel Blinkho
Contract Type
Full Time

High-flying NPD professional wanted for a high-profile Head of Development role.

Head of Development opportunity with a market-leading multi-site food manufacturer. Here you will be driving the NPD strategy across branded and retailer own-label product development. It's a varied role with huge scope as this successful food business further develops its fantastic product ranges.

We are looking for a proven Head of Development / NPD who has successfully led large teams in launching innovative and commercially successful ranges. This role covers multiple sites and will involve frequent travel to ensure you are visible across the business, engaging at all levels. We are looking for an individual who will bring passion and drive to this role, acting as the change agent in the business, bringing innovation plans to life.

Suitable candidates will have -

  • Senior management experience in NPD within chilled or frozen food manufacturing
  • Food science degree or equivalent
  • In-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • A passion and knowledge for food with awareness of the latest trends globally
  • Experience in developing retailer own label product ranges

If you are looking for an opportunity where you can make a real impact in a progressive, people-focused business, this is a great position. It would suit a highly motivated, results-driven individual who wants to shine in a high profile role.

Apply today to be considered.

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REF. RLB13640 By Focus Management

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