NPD Manager

Recruiter
Location
Home Counties / East Anglia
Salary
c. £40,000
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
61175
Contract Type
Full Time

NPD Manager

Job ref: 61175 | c. £40,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia

The company

We are seeking a talented individual to join an innovative, high quality manufacturer which supplies to various retailers throughout the UK. You will join a really friendly and supportive team with a fantastic, fun working atmosphere.

The job

The successful candidate will be responsible for the development process from concept through to launch including full, end to end critical path management and pre-production trials.

This role will suit someone who enjoys taking responsibility and ownership and is looking for an opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial environment where they can really make a difference.  You may also be looking forward to the next step in career towards management.

Reporting to the Head of Technical and NPD, you will be coordinating and managing projects carried out by a bright, expanding team to build brand equity and will have the ability to provide market leading and innovative NPD solutions and direction to the business.

Your experience

We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic individual who is degree educated within a food science, nutrition or similar discipline. You will have a solid track record within food new product development and may be an existing NPD Manager or a Technologist looking for a step up. You will be passionate with a flair for innovation, have strong organisational skills, a keen eye for detail and able to effectively influence cross functional teams.

More details

The NPD Manager job is based in the Home Counties / East Anglia region and is paying c. £40,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm.

How to apply

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

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Emily Snaith, emily@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61175.

What happens next?

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.