Focus Management

Product Manager, Lincolnshire

£35000 - £40000 per annum
28 Nov 2016
26 Dec 2016
Dave Broadbent
Contract Type
Full Time

This snack food manufacturer requires a Product Manager to join its innovation team and take end-to-end responsibility for new product development.

Having recently visited this food manufacturing site in Lincolnshire, I can say that the role of Product Manager would offer you an excellent opportunity to develop your career in the food sector. This business is working with the likes of M&S, Tesco and Waitrose on a range of snack products, as well as producing under license for some instantly recognisable brands. Due to growth within the company and the desire to create a stronger development team it is now looking to add a Product Manager to look after a cluster of SKU's and retail customers.

As a Product Manager you will have full responsibility for the development of new products within your assigned category. This will include; taking client briefs, concept development, factory trials, process improvements and final client presentations. Experience in developing flavours and using a food science approach to create interesting flavour combinations would be a great help and previous customer interaction is a must.

Person Profile:

  • Qualification in Food Science or similar
  • Experience of multiple project management in food develop
  • Retailer-facing experience
  • Innovative thinking with evidence of successful product launches
  • Understanding of processing in a food factory
  • Confident with good communication skills

Send your CV to day for consideration for this exciting product development role.

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