Connecting...

Back to results list

NPD Manager

Location: COLCHESTER, ESSEX Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Business Support, Engineering Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 3 months ago Reference: 3046545
NPD Manager
Location: Colchester, Essex


My client are a food manufacturer, and leaders within the respective field. The company are continuously expanding, and there is a real momentum about the place at the moment!

Subsequently, they are looking for a brand new NPD Manager who will ultimately take responsibility for the successful end-to-end launch of new products.

It will be an ideal first NPD Manager’s role for somebody who has been working as a Senior Technologist, and is now looking for progression.

Responsibilities
• Overall management of the NPD pipeline.
• To receive briefs and queries relating to NPD from customers and other departments, channelling them through to the appropriate team members.
• Lead an effective Product Development strategy, reviewing on a regular basis.
• Implement and maintain an effective gateway process with critical paths.

Skills & Experience
• Food Science degree would be an advantage.
• 3-5 years of NPD experience in the food industry.
• Commercially savvy.
• Strong project management acumen.
• Knowledgeable of current developments and trends within the food manufacturing industry.
• Ability to coach, motivate, and develop others.
• High level of communication skills.


If this sounds like you then please apply or email jack.burgess@reedglobal.com for more information.


Similar jobs