NPD Manager

  • Dorset
  • £45000 - £50000 per annum
Date: 28th Jul 2020   
Job Ref: ZEST/NC/NPD/2
A fantastic opportunity for a NPD manager has just become available. If you are interested in working for one of the biggest names in food then this is the opportunity for you. This company has continue to go from strength to strength and has posted fantastic sales figures even in the past few months.

To be successful in this role you will have previous experience of working as a NPD Manager and will have experience in both NPD and also the process.

- You will be in charge of the whole process all the way from concept to launch so previous experience in this is a must. This will also mean that would spend time customer facing so you will need to be confident speaking and presenting in front of customers.

- You will help develop a pipeline of new products and ideas that follow the company's NPD guidelines

- You will work closely with Technical, Marketing and the rest of the NPD team making sure that all products launch on time

- To make sure that all packaging that is developed is of the highest quality to ensure product quality is kept at all times

- Part of the job will see you come face to face with customers so you will need to be confident in speaking and also delivering presentations

- The company prides itself on delivering new products so you will need have a high interest in food trends and bench marking products

The Ideal candidate will:

- Have at least 3 years NPD experience at a senior level -
- Have proven project management skills
- Be able to take a product from concept to launch
- Have a driving license

If this sounds like the job for you then please contact Nick Crocker @ Zest Food Jobs on 0117 3252 999 or nc@zestfoodjobs.co.uk

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