NPD Project Manager (Maternity Contract)

South Central / South West
up to £38,000 pro rata / £250 per day
12 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type

NPD Project Manager (Maternity Contract)

Job ref: 60676 | to £38,000 pro rata / £250 per day | South Central / South West

The company

This is an exciting role working for a well-established organisation which has been established for over 50 years. With a distribution network covering the entire UK, the business is dedicated to providing support and development to all their personnel.

The job

The purpose of the NPD Project Manager, is to manage, support and deliver a number of key product development projects. You will deliver successful outcomes by working very closely with stakeholders throughout the business and working closely with cross-functional teams you will ensure that the needs and priorities of each of the relevant areas are thoroughly understood. You will also ensure that costs, timescales and expectations are identified and agreed with the key stakeholders plus subsequently manage the execution of projects ensuring any changes or evolving project requirements are agreed, controlled and effectively communicated. This is a hands-on role that involves all aspects of the development process from kitchen scale development through to launch.

Your experience

To be considered for the NPD Project Manager job, you will have a background of successful management and delivery of challenging multi-functional food NPD projects and a demonstrable track-record of problem solving. A food related degree and experience in the chilled or frozen sectors are both highly desirable.

More details

The NPD Project Manager job is based in South Central / South West region and is paying up to £38,000 pro rata / £250 per day. This is a maternity cover contract with a duration of 9-12 months.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the NPD Project Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Suzy Standen-Payne, quoting job reference 60676.

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