NPD food jobs

New Product Development Jobs

New Product Development, NPD, means;  “process”, “creation”, “concept”, “launch”, “product development” which is the creation of products, new and existing, from concept stage through to launching the product in the retail market. NPD is a progressive function of any food manufacturing business and is an integral part of relationships between company and customer.

New Product Development jobs demand creative individuals who have a genuine passion for the food product they work with.

New Product Development (NPD) Jobs in the Food Industry:

Development Technologist - Deliver innovative and creative food solutions to meet customer demands/criteria. This involves working closely with all internal food manufacturing functions, keeping regular contact with the customer and delivering product ideas to deadlines.

Process Technologist - Provide a key link between NPD and production in the food factory to ensure the smooth transition of new products from concept through to launch; accounting for timescales, company procedures, customer codes of practice and cost.

Development Manager - Manage and take responsibility for innovation and product development with key customers. This will be done through the team management, delivering product solutions to tight deadlines and keeping within agreed budgets.

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Found 147 jobs in this campaign

  • NPD Manager

    • Lancashire
    • Competitive salary plus company benefits
    • Paul Nyman Consultancy

    Exciting new opportunity to join a growing Product Development team to lead innovation,partnering with key retail customers.

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  • Packaging procurement manager

    • London
    • £Competitive
    • Innocent Drinks

    You’ll be responsible for line managing a Junior Packaging Buyer; owning direct-sourced contracts and negotiating a direct-sourced  COGS...

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  • NPD Manager

    • East Midlands Region
    • £35,000 - £40,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    NPD Manager Job ref: 61417 | £35,000 - £40,000 | East Midlands The company This long-standing family manufacturer uses the best quality natural ing...


  • Concept Packaging Developer

    • Worksop
    • Competitive
    • Greencore Group

    Our real passion and drive for innovation is ke...


  • Senior NPD Technologist

    • North West
    • Up to £38,000 per annum + benefits
    • Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Our client is a leader in their product category and are renowned for pushing innovation boundaries. Due to business and customer expansion the bus...


  • Interim Product Manager, Lincolnshire

    • Lincolnshire
    • £350 - £400 per day + Expenses
    • FocusInterim

    Interim Product Manager assignment - food manufacturing - Lincolnshire.


  • New Product Development Technologist

    • Buckinghamshire
    • £20000 - £24000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Perfect, innovative products. Are you a graduate looking for an exciting opportunity within new product development?

  • NPD Manager

    • West Yorkshire
    • £35,000 - 40,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My Client - an expanding, family owned food manufacturing company - has a fantastic opportunity for a NPD Manager to join their successful team.

  • NPD Manager

    • Derbyshire
    • £25,000 - 35,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic person to lead a small NPD team involved with both product and process developm...

  • NPD Technologist

    • North East England
    • £26,000 - 28,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join a small NPD team involved with both product and process developm...

  • Graduate NPD Technologist

    • Gloucestershire
    • £18000 - £21000 per annum
    • Zest Recruitment

    Graduate NPD Technologist £18,000 - £21,000 Gloucestershire Do you have a degree in either Food Science or Food Technology and are looking for yo...

  • Senior NPD Technologist

    • Glasgow
    • £25,000 - 27,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client is currently looking for a Senior Development Technologist.

  • NPD Food Technologist

    • North East England
    • £23,000 - 28,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client is a leader in their field and is currently looking to add to their Development team.

  • Agronomist, Lincolnshire

    • Lincolnshire
    • £35000 - £42500 per annum
    • Focus Management

    Do you have a real passion for plants and agriculture and literally understand the principle of field to fork? Then read on...

  • Head of NPD

    • East Midlands
    • ££comp + car, bonus etc
    • Scantec Personnel Ltd

    Head of NPD FMCG chilled East Midlands £££comp + car, bonus A leading chilled foods manufacturer is currently seeking a Head of NPD to lead and...

  • Development Chef

    • West Midlands Region
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    Experience of working within food manufacturing is essential where you have demonstrated the ability to take on responsibility for...

  • Development Chef

    • Spalding, Lincolnshire
    • £34,000 - £40,000 per annum
    • Bakkavor

    Bakkavor Salads are looking for an experienced Development Chef to develop, innovate and upgrade products...

  • NPD Manager

    • England, North Yorkshire
    • £43000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
    • The One Group

    The business I am recruiting for are a successful, expanding and diverse Food Production company that cater to premium Retailers within the UK incl...

  • Head of NPD

    • North West England
    • To attract the best
    • Paul Nyman Consultancy

    Paul Nyman Consultancy are recruiting a Head of NPD for an own-label short shelf life indulgent on trend food category based in the North West.

  • Development Technologist

    • Bourne, Lincolnshire
    • £23,000 - £26,000k, depending on experience
    • Bakkavor

    Your role will be to develop products from initial concept to hand over to the process development team to expected timescales...

  • Head of Development

    • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    • Up to £55,000 plus Car allowance
    • Harper Anderton Associates Ltd

    Our Client is the leading manufacturer of chilled products. By constantly delivering high-quality foods across the country, through their dedicatio...

  • NPD Technologist, Nottinghamshire

    • Nottinghamshire
    • £30000 - £35000 per annum
    • Focus Management

    Be part of a brand new NPD team working with on-trend, healthy food products for the major retailers! Based Nottinghamshire...

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