Product Development Manager

DR Newitt Associates
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Product Development Manager

I’m currently working with a fantastic business who design, develop and manufacture cosmetics, fragrance, toiletries and beauty and lifestyle products. They have of 30 years’ experience manufacturing for the global cosmetics market so are very well known in their market.

As part of their continues success and growth, they are looking to recruit a Product Development Manager to project manage the product development of private label cosmetics, toiletries, fragrance and lifestyle accessories for global retail accounts.

Qualifications & Experience Requirements:

Educated to Degree Level or equivalent

Proven product development experience, ideally in cosmetics, toiletries and/or FMCG (other sectors will be considered)

Previous project management experience, particularly critical time path and cost management

Previous experience of development of products and/or packaging with a Far East supply base

Fully conversant with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

Knowledge of cosmetics technical compliance and current cosmetics legislation, desirable not essential

This is a great opportunity for a candidate who enjoys project management as this is a key part of the role. The basic salary is negotiable depending on your experience and background.

Keywords: Product Development, New Product Development, NPD, Project Management, Cosmetics, beauty

This job was originally posted as