Interim Senior Technical NPD Manager

£Competitive Day Rate
18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Interim Senior Technical NPD Manager
Contract Type

Paul Nyman Consultancy are currently recruiting an Interim Senior Technical NPD Manager for a division of a muli-national FMCG food business, based in Cambridgeshire, commutable from areas of the Home Counties, East Anglia and East Midlands.

The Business

Forming part of a well-established FMCG group, this site based in Cambridgeshire, producing a range of chilled fresh products for a number of key retailers. Their site operates at a fast pace and with a product range which is set to continue its growth in already established products and continue its launch of new diverse product ranges. They now seek an experienced Senior Technical Manager to join their team to work closely with the Technical & NPD and Innovations team.

The Role

An opportunity has now arisen for an experienced Interim Senior Technical Manager who, as part of the site management team will have key responsibilities such as:  

- Lead a team of Quality and Specification individuals

- Delivery of the technical agenda whilst ensuring compliance with all statutory obligations

- Address and adhere to customer requirements and lead customer communications

- Constantly liaise with each of the customers to keep them updated and lead audits as and when required

- Drive and ensure NPD pipelines are in place and are in line with innovation plans

- Assess company policies with respect to food safety and due diligence

The Individual

As an Interim Senior Technical Manager, you will need experience of working within as a manager displaying your ability to problem solve and assist others, it would also be desirable to have worked with fresh products. You must also be able to build and maintain strong relationships with numerous key retailers and work well within a diverse team and site. Attention to detail is key here, as is the ability to work with a diverse hard-working team. 

The Opportunity

Given the size of the business you will develop your career through being both hands on in the factory and as a well-respected team leader. 

Paul Nyman Consultancy specialise in NPD jobs, Technical jobs, Sales jobs, Marketing jobs & Category Recruitment across the UK.