Product Development Manager - Plant Proteins
Product Development Manager (PDM) – Plant Proteins
Competitive salary, 25% bonus and excellent benefits package
This is a fantastic time to join the R&D team at Nomad Foods. We’re now in our 3rd year of consecutive growth and we have ambitious plans to increase our plant protein portfolio and revenues over the next 3 years and beyond.
We’re in the process of developing a specific team to drive the plant protein agenda and we have created a new role for a Product Development Manager. This role will business partner marketing managers, leading to co-development of the strategy for the plant protein category, ensuring that we continue to win now and in the future.
Accountable for developing and delivering the Innovation pipeline and associated R&D work programme to meet the plant protein growth and renovation targets. This includes leadership for their R&D Design resources (Product) and working in partnership with the packaging and implementation teams to bring innovations quickly to market.
Applicants will hold a science/food science degree and have a minimum of 3 years’ previous product development experience and a track record of successful innovation within food. You must have at least 1 years’ experience working within the plant protein field (both technical and process). Basic understanding of the role of Intellectual property (patents, exclusivity, know-how and trade secrets) to generate competitive advantage would be desirable.
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