The following job is no longer available:
Product Development Manager

Product Development Manager

Posted 14 March by Staffline Express Ended

My client is looking to recruit a Product Development Manager for a 12 month maternity leave contract starting ASAP at their site in Ely.

The purpose of the role is to manage and support a NPD team to meet the needs of their customers. Hours of work are Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm.

Main duties

  • Managing and supporting the NPD team (7)
  • Overseeing the day to day running of the NPD function
  • Working with the heads of departments to drive business performance
  • Developing the company's own product formulations and working with the customer to develop products, ensuring nutritious and legal/safe formulations
  • Extensive liaison with the sales team providing regular updates on projects
  • Arranging completion of the finished product spec for products formulated
  • Checking and signing off of manufacturer specifications
  • Arranging flavour development as per the project brief whilst working with the customer to tweak flavours/formulas to achieve require price points

Experience and skills needed

  • Experience of running a Product Development team in any of the following industries: Food, Sports nutrition, Health and Well-being or Pet and Equine
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Development and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability of run a number of projects simultaneously
  • Computer literate

So if you have the skills and experience they are looking for and want to join a fantastic forward thinking company please do let me have your CV. Thank you.

Required skills

  • New product development

Reference: 34683190

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job