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Product Manager (Technical / NPD)

B3 Jobs Ltd
South Wales
Highly competitive salary
Closing date
2 Feb 2021

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Product Manager (Technical / NPD)

Job ref: 62754 | Highly competitive salary | South Wales

The company

You will be working for a committed and customer-focused food manufacturing business which is dedicated to excellence and continuous improvement. The company are extremely successful and continuously invest to deliver safe and consistent quality food products, to meet and exceed consumer expectations.

The job

A fantastic and exciting role as a Product Manager has become available. This is an opportunity to manage the day-to-day relationship with one of the major UK retailers, ensuring all their technical requirements are met – you will be the retailer’s key point of contact within the business and will build a strong working relationship through daily customer interaction.

You will manage and progress exciting food NPD projects for the retailer – once products are developed by the highly talented NPD team, it will then be your responsibility to bring the product to shelf (Post Stage 3 NPD Process) and manage all technical requirements along the way such as labelling, auditing, artwork etc.

This is a fast-paced role which will give you the opportunity to work on many exciting and varied food innovation projects, together with the satisfaction of seeing your products on the supermarket shelves. The company also wants to offer the right candidate future progression and career development in the business.

Your experience

We are looking for a confident and dedicated individual with a good technical experience within food manufacturing. You will have experience working directly with customers - at least one main UK retailer and/or foodservice companies.

Ideally educated to a degree/HND level in food science, food safety or similar discipline, you will have excellent communication and relationship-building skills plus the confidence to manage customer technical requirements in a fast-paced environment.

This role may also suit someone from a food NPD background with excellent process development and technical administration understanding.

A Full UK Driving Licence is also required.

More details

The Product Manager job is based in the South Wales region and is paying a highly competitive salary according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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What happens next?

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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 our consultants have considerable recruitment experience so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

Technical Coordinator | NPD Project Manager | Food NPD Jobs | Food Retailer Technical Jobs | NPD Manager | Technical Development Manager | Product Development Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Jobs | South Wales | Carmarthenshire


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