NPD Manager (Maternity)

  • SALARY: Competitive
Job Description
Food Technologist
Are you looking for a broad & vitally important position within Food Technology? This is an opportunity to be the go-to person for food technology, supplier management and new & existing products within a rapidly growing and innovative FMCG company. 
The Role
My client is seeking an ambitious & creative individual to come on board during what is a very important time for the business, this is a technical position with an emphasis on supplier management and NPD.
* Reporting to the Head of innovation your role will be split into 3 areas - Technical, Supplier Management and NPD
* You will be responsible for maintaining the Quality & Safety of all new & existing products
* Drive continuous improvement in quality
* Work closely with the suppliers to ensure that quality is always maintained - you may also have to familiarise yourself with other potential suppliers for new product launches
* Responsible for managing new products from creation to launch ensuring that the ingredients are safe and essentially that the product actually tastes good.
Ideal Requirements:
* Experienced or at least a knowledge of the Food Industry
* Ideally will have experience working on the factory floor with Food based Products
* A strong knowledge of Health & Safety procedures
* Experience within NPD
* Excellent Communicator
* Degree within Food Science or similar ideally
If this seems of interest please apply now - any further questions don't hesitate to contact Carl Costigan on 0203 - 6272420 or you can email to