Junior NPD / Technical Manager
Part of a large successful Food Group, our Client currently offers a fantastic opportunity for a Junior NPD / Technical Manager to join the business at an exciting time of change due to success and growth.
Supplying to the UK Retailers and manufacturing product abroad, this opportunity will be based in the UK and will involve both NPD management and technical awareness throughout the process from concept through to launch.
Reporting to the Senior Technical & NPD Manager, this position will be the main point of contact for the UK retail accounts that are assigned, managing all projects from concept through to launch, working closely with the Technical Manager to ensure a smooth transition period. Looking at trends and new product opportunities, the successful individual will ensure the business is at the forefront of development within their sector.
We are seeking an individual who has had exposure to the retailers within both Technical and NPD functions, ideally from Fresh Food but FMCG will be considered. With a passion for food & development and the drive for new products & projects, the successful individual will be energetic, personable, with a professional approach. With an understanding of the technical standards required to supply the retailers, the successful individual will be confident with BRC, specifications and sensory analysis experience would be advantageous.
This position will require a driving licence and Spanish language would be advantageous.
Please call our team to discuss the role of Junior NPD / Technical Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.