Senior NPD Manager

Senior NPD Manager

  • Location

    North West England

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: pension, bonus, excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A highly specialist nutritional food company is currently seeking a Senior NPD Manager to be based at their global headquarters in the North West.

Reporting to the Global R&D Manager, the Senior NPD Manager will be responsible for leading a team of technicians and technologists in the development and delivery of new and existing product development and renovation.

In a highly specialised environment, the successful Senior NPD Manager will be educated to degree level in food science / technology with relevant development and scale up experience focused on nutritionally balanced food products. You will be passionate about your industry and have proven experience in the coaching and development of a team.

Responsibilities of the Senior NPD Manager include:

• Lead, manage and coach the NPD team, driving collaboration and high performance
• Lead and be accountable for NPD project planning, coordination and execution
• Responsible for oversight and delivery of NPD targets
• Responsible for the development and implementation of auditable, robust policies, procedures and documentation in line with site & global requirements
• Responsible for ensuring cross departmental working at all stages of NPD projects to ensure seamless, transparent and documented input to the product development/launch process
• Act as primary escalation point for NPD activity
• Responsible for advancing CPD within the NPD team to stay abreast of industry developments
• Responsible for efficient use and alignment of development resources, existing technology capability and co-manufacturers

Application via CV

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