Assistant NPD Manager

£28000 - £32000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Caroline Johnson
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Assistant NPD Manager
Salary - £28,000-£32,000
Location - Kent

Are you looking to develop your career in the food industry and within NPD by taking on larger responsibility in an exciting, innovative and growing food production environment?

This well recognised company is that offers the perfect mix of innovation, expertise and great quality products and by really putting a unique twist on things through understanding the needs of their customers, they are able to do an amazing job! With this in mind they now seek an NPD professional like yourself to join their diverse team and really make an impact.

The Assistant NPD Manager will:
Develop and create new products and processes from concept stage through to launch ensuring that all products meet standards in all areas.
Respond to briefs by generating commercially viable conceptual ideas.
Work on key accounts and presenting new ideas to customers.
Responsible for managing multiple projects, and ensure they are delivered on time
To prepare recipe information, customer documentation and facilitate the costing of all new concepts
Deputise for the NPD Manager where necessary.

If this new product development opening sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, and you have a proven ability to create great products- do not hesitate to apply for this brand new opportunity. This is undoubtedly an amazing opportunity for an ambitious individual with dreams of large amounts of responsibility who wants to make their mark with the field whilst still remaining hands on.

You may have come from other similar roles such as a NPD Technologist, NPD Manager, New product development technologist, Lead Product Developer, Development Chef or Head of Innovation

To apply, please click Apply or alternatively, contact Caroline at Zest Solutions on 01173252999 or at

Here at Zest we specialise in placing professionals, like yourself, into the food and drink manufacturing industries. Also get in touch to find out about similar roles within NPD and Manufacturing such as a Production Supervisor, NPD Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Factory Manager or Bakery Manager or alternatively Quality and Technical areas.