Paul Nyman Consultancy are working with one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of ambient cakes and bakery products to recruit a NPD Manager in Blackburn
Our client develops and manufactures a wide range of high quality ambient cake products to supply the country’s leading retailers. As part of a privately owned UK equity business, they currently operate across 4 bakery sites in the UK and Europe. As part of their continued growth plans they are expanding their Product Development team to meet the increasing demand for innovation and are looking for NPD Managers to join the team in newly created roles.
Our client is looking for a dynamic NPD Manager to work alongside the commercial team to drive NPD and innovation for key retail partners. This is a pivotal role within the business and will lead all aspects of product development from concept to launch. This a customer facing role that offers diversity; it requires commercial acumen to deliver cost efficient innovation, in addition to the opportunity to remain ‘hands on’ in the development kitchen.
The ideal candidate will have previous customer facing NPD experience, perhaps in a Senior Development position. Working knowledge of sweet bakery is essential to succeed in this role and will suit creative individuals and innovators who thrive in a fast paced production environment.
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