Snr Process Manager - NPD

Snr Process Manager - NPD

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £ Excellent

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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A leading FMCG Food Manufacturer based near Leicester is currently looking to recruit a Senior Process Manager. This is an exciting new role to the site and will be based in the Process department reporting to the Head of NPD.

The successful candidate shall be able to demonstrate a high level of knowledge of managing processes, plans, resources, people, projects and budget as well as offering a clear direction on business and departmental strategy and make decisions to meet the long-term goals of the business

The successful candidate will be able to take a long-term view of all business relationships and builds those relationships at every opportunity. Adopting an appropriate leadership style to motivate, inspire, lead and coach others to achieve excellence.

Senior Process Manager, summary of role responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage the Process Team to ensure right first-time delivery of new products and process improvement projects for the immediate term as well as ensuring we are prepared for the future
  • Drafting and implementing a strategy for the Process team, aligning resources to the strategy and prioritising accordingly
  • Overall responsibility for creation and management of to the one critical path from concept to launch and ensure progress is communication to all stakeholders.
  • Establish a training programme for the process team to ensure they have the raw material, product and process knowledge to allow them to effectively complete their duties.
  • Ensure that all products developed are legal, safe to eat, meet customer specification and COP, and site policies, as developed.
  • Formulate, monitor and report on budgets and KPI’s for the department to enable the business to meet its business operating profit.
  • Maintain and review all elements of the Quality Management System which relate to product launches and project delivery.
Ideally you will have a HND or Degree in a food related subject, as well as Level 3 HACCP and Food Safety.  Ideally proven experience of managing people and performance with a proven background within Process Development or New Product Development. Experience of working in a high-risk chilled product food manufacturing environment would be an advantage.

Application via CV. 

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