Retail Technical Manager FMCG Cambridgeshire

Recruiter
More People
Location
Cambridge
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an experienced Retail Technical Manager looking to join a highly innovative and expanding business?

Do you currently work in the Food or Drink sector?

This leading FMCG business is looking to strengthen the Technical team with an experienced Technical Manager, who has a keen interest and knowledge of NPD, along with the capabilities to drive technical innovation projects for the business.

The Role

Lead the retail account from a technical and NPD perspective and act as primary contact with the customer Technical & NPD Category teams.
Manage customer visits to site.
Manage all technical requirements from the retail customer.
Support the manufacturing sites in preparing for audits/customer visits.
Communicate NPD customer briefs
Identification of market trends which meet the retailer requirements and company strategy.
Manage communication between the UK Retailer customer and the manufacturing site.
Manage all new developments in accordance with the retailer technical codes of practice and guidance documents.

The Candidate

Technical (or NPD Management) experience within a FMCG business.
Been working in a retailer customer facing position.
Be a Team player.
Excellent technical understanding of both product & production processes.
You will be an enthusiastic individual who has strong commercial acumen and willing to offer support to the wider business when needed.
Flexible to travel to Europe as and when required.

For further information please contact Luan Harrison at MorePeople on 01780 480530


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