NPD Manager

Posted 22 February by Roc Recruitment
This attractive 6-12 month maternity contract as NPD Manager is within an award-winning luxury beauty and skincare company with an enviable high profile media presence that is driving sales to very exciting levels! The Founder of this sought-after brand has become a leading go-to skincare expert for TV programmes, top glossy magazines and high quality newspapers.

Working closely with the Head of NPD, this NPD Manager will support and manage the delivery of new products from concept to shelf. It would suit a Product Development professional with a background in Science and Business. Basic knowledge of skincare claims and a curiosity in skincare science will be very advantageous.

This NPD Manager maternity contract role can offer you:

*Salary £35,000 - £40,000 pro rata
*Products and amazing discounts
*6-12 month maternity contract
*Outstanding working conditions

Requirements for this NPD Manager contract role:

*5 + years' experience within Product Development, ideally within skincare / beauty
*Strong interest in the science of skincare
*Excellent relationship-building skills and communication, both spoken and written
*Exceptional organisational talents
*High attention to detail
*Willingness to complete a 6-12 month maternity contract

Key accountabilities within this NPD Manager contract role include:

*Supporting NPD function of the business
*Sourcing packaging and managing all information required for packaging artworks
*Sourcing and researching exciting new raw materials
*Meeting with suppliers to review new technologies and ingredients
*Developing detailed formulation briefs
*Managing quality across all packaging and formulation
*Co-ordinating regulatory requirements in terms of testing, pack copy, claims
*Managing external suppliers
*Liaising with Sales and Operations to plan launches

If this NPD Manager contract opportunity appeals and you would like to apply, please email your CV, in Word format, (not PDF), as soon as possible quoting "NPD Manager - 6-12 month contract".

Thank you for applying to this advertisement; we appreciate your interest in this NPD Manager contract opportunity. All applications are important to us, but due to the high volume of response we receive from our advertisements, we only contact successful applicant. We wish you all the best in your search for a new position.

Required skills

  • retail
  • NPD
  • beauty
  • luxury
  • new product development
  • skincare

Application question

Do you have 5 years' experience within Product Development?

Reference: 34532970

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