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NPD Manager

£35000 - £40000 per annum 
Job Type:
Manufacturing and Production 
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NPD Manager
£35,000-£40,000 plus Benefits

My client is one of the largest food producers in Britain with products spanning retail shelves and restaurant menu’s across the country and internationally.

The Role
As a NPD Manager you will…

• Set critical timings and ensure all project aspects are delivered as specified satisfying customer and business, commercial, nutritional and process development requirements.
• Ensure the product development process is followed and that each stage is completed, documented and communicated to key stake holders.
• Work up concept samples in conjunction with the NPD chefs for internal and external presentations ensuring recipe costs are within target parameters.
• Support the site teams in carrying out an internal risk assessment to ensure that all aspects of safety, legality and product quality are being met by the company within the current manufacturing procedures.
• Work with relevant site functions to source raw materials, requesting and reviewing specifications to ensure compliance with company and customer objectives.

The Candidate
To be considered for the NPD Manager role you will have the following…

• Ideal candidate will have excellent technical knowledge with at least 2 years’ experience in a similar field.
• Excellent project management skills and previous experience of working with retailer NPD systems.
• To be successful in this role you’ll need to have experience of working with the UK major retailers and a proven track record of delivering NPD strategies.

The Company
One of the UK’s biggest food companies with a string of awards to their name alongside some leading brands and a fantastic presence in own label. They have a reputation for looking after their people offering not only a fantastic salary and benefit packages but as much training as you can handle and a career development plan tailored around you.

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