NPD Manager - New Product Development - Food Industry
This is an opportunity to join one of the South Wests leading Food and Drink manufacturers in a NPD Managers role. As a company hey look to recruit high quality people to work effectively in a strong team-working climate which is innovating and encourages high levels of achievement. The role would suit a candidate in a similar position or someone who has Senior NPD experience in a chilled environment and Is ready to take the next step into a Management position
The ideal NPD manager will be someone who can deliver hands on development, run plant trials, as well as manage the NPD process and customer interface
The role of the NPD Manager
To deliver the NPD requirements of the customer whilst achieving the gross margin targets for the business. To deliver this through the Development function delivering profitable, creative solutions which meet Consumer, Customer and Category objectives whilst focusing on manufacturing core competencies. To be an important & effective member of the site team.
The NPD Manager has to oversee smooth and profitable integration on products from concept to factory. There is also an on-going requirement to continuously review / improve the existing product range both with the customer and internally.
NPD Manager Knowledge & Experience:
Food Development and recipe knowledge
Food related Qualification (HND / Degree)
Rate of pay: £45,00 to £50,000 dependant on experience.
Keywords – NPD MANAGER, NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER, SENIOR FOOD DEVELOPER, PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGIST, NPD TECHNOLOGIST, SENIOR NPD TECHNOLOGIST, SENIOR DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGIST, PROCESS TECHNOLOGIST