New Product Development Manager - Food industry
Are you an experienced, dynamic food professional with a proven track record in new product development?
Working with the head of NPD you will develop, communicate and deliver the NPD strategy in line with the business and category strategies.
You will launch process, and control all available resources to deliver agreed quality to timescales.
Monitoring the product quality of existing and new products, agreeing corrective actions and continuous improvements as necessary.
Benchmarking competitors to ensure the business is ahead of latest industry trends, innovating new products, process and packaging in order to drive growth in existing categories.
Recruit, lead, motivate and inspire direct reports in order to achieve personal development and continual improvement.
This role will require a strong communicator, with knowledge and passion for food, a natural team leader who is solution focused and commercially astute.