Head of Product

  • Product Development Technical
  • London / South East
  • Circa £50k
  • W5612
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Dhrutee - 0345 2600 737

The Company

Do you like the thought of joining a vibrant brand who are changing the face of healthy food and drink in the UK? This highly innovative and entrepreneurial company are making waves in the UK and internationally with their award winning products; this recognition has led to rapid growth so they are seeking a talented, engaging and tenacious Head of Product join their team.

The Role

A great opportunity to gain insight and exposure as a key member of the Senior Management team within an energetic, burgeoning business. You’ll be reporting to the Founder with responsibility for developing all new products, from ideation to launch. You will be instrumental in establishing the department, defining the NPD process and ways of working.

With this broad role you can put on your researcher hat to seek out hot new trends, source amazing new ingredients, collaborate with suppliers to develop edgy and first to market products which make the brand stand out from the crowd. You’ll be encouraged to push the boundaries of innovation and raise the bar to ensure you are the category leaders.

As well as getting up close and personal with the products themselves through recipe development and benchmarking, you will also visit manufacturing partners to further develop and launch your products. You will take responsibility for the brand standards ensuring the highest levels of quality and technical integrity are maintained.

The Person

Suit a talented and ambitious Food Science or Food Technology graduate with well-rounded NPD experience within the food or drinks sector. You will be fully conversant with the all aspects of product development and the technical requirements needed to launch new products. Commercial awareness with an understanding of the financial viability of products is also key to this role.

You’ll probably be an NPD Manager or foodie Technical Manager looking for that career defining role where you can create a department and team for a brand that you can really be proud to work for.

If you feel you can add value to this amazing brand and be part of their forward thinking journey then we'd love to hear from you. Apply now or call Dhrutee on 0345 2600 737 to find out more.

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Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.