Innovation Manager

Recruiter
FMCG Connect
Location
Leeds
Salary
£50,000 - £65,000
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company

A fast-growing FMCG business with a growing portfolio of brands and a strong company culture of empowerment and innovation.

The Opportunity

Reporting into the Head of Research & Development, the Innovation Manager will be responsible for:

  • Designing, driving and facilitating the concept innovation pipeline, processes and tools
  • To make the company recognised as the most innovative manufacturer in the UK
  • Create an innovation culture where ideas can come from anywhere and are captured in the innovation process
  • Proactively explores process innovation opportunities within existing manufacturing footprint
  • Identifies and pitches for new capability opportunities through capex solutions or co-packing solutions prior to bringing in-house

The Person

An out and out innovation expert from the marketing and ideation end of innovation. AN FMCG innovation process specialist who can be the link and join the dots between marketing, insight, technical and all business areas seamlessly.