New Product Development Manager

  • Product Development
  • South Yorkshire / Notts
  • £negotiable
  • W5787
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Rachel - 0345 2600 737

The Company

This market leading manufacturer in the chilled food division supplies a wide range of delicious products to the UK major multiples. They are now seeking an experienced New Product Development Manager to join their customer focussed team.

Please note there will be extensive and regular travel to London.

The Role

In this varied and rewarding role you’ll be a vital member of a large NPD team, taking responsibility for managing a range of products from concept stage through to handover. With an understanding of your customers’ needs you’ll create concepts that match their briefs whilst taking them to the next level by encompassing new trends within this fast paced market. You’ll help prepare costings to ensure products are produced within the agreed budget as well as working with the internal teams to certify products are in line with agreed quality parameters. Keeping an eye on your competitors’ ranges you’ll also conduct market reviews identifying areas of development that can contribute to the company’s success.

The Person

Suit a proactive and passionate food graduate who has experience of working as a Senior Technologist or NPD Manager and is now looking to develop their NPD and customer management skills within this innovative chilled sector. Ideally you’ll have a proven track record of developing products for the major multiples. Excellent presentation and project management skills are also crucial along with great interpersonal skills as you’ll be working closely with internal teams to drive projects forward.

So if have the ambition and talent to take the next step in your career then apply now or contact Rachel on 0345 2600 737 for more information.

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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.