NPD Manager Foodservice

Midas Selection Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Ref: CW017
NPD Manager (Foodservice)
Package: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE, mobile, laptop, car allowance, pension
Location: Manchester, Leeds, Bury, Preston, Blackburn, Chester, Liverpool,

The Company:
We are a key part of a major bakery manufacturing organization specializing in the creation of bread products and cake ranges, selling to wholesalers and food retailers.
Our brand is worth in excess of £70million and employs over 2000 personnel.
We are a growing, creative business who are looking for passionate ‘foodie’ individuals who can support and lead product development teams.

The Role:
• You will be based at our head office in the North West, with travel to our key factories based across the UK.
• This role requires a passionate and creative NPD Manager
• The suitable candidate should be knowledgeable of trends and important food markets.
• Should expertly understand production processes
• Fully compliant with HACCP and health and safety procedures.
Bakery Manufacturers to Wholesale and major food retailers (HORECA)

The Candidate:
• NPD Managers with a firm understanding from any background will be considered
• Should be passionate about the food industry and a keen ‘foodie’.
• Person should live a commutable distance to and from Manchester.
• Good IT skills required – outlook, office, excel, word, internet and email.
• The person must have genuine and ethical mindset, with a strong mindset for achievement.
• Candidates must have a strong HACCP knowledge.
• Candidates must be prepared to travel if and when required within the UK.
• Candidates with a chef background are favoured, although this is not absolutely essential.

Midas Selection Ltd specialises in recruiting Sales, Marketing and Executive professionals in all industries. Midas Selection Ltd operates as an Employment Agency.

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