Are you a real foodie with a passion for innovation? Do you have extensive experience in launching innovative products in the food industry?
Our client is looking for a Head of Food to deliver breakthrough concepts, create annual campaign calendars and lead consumer research.
As the Head of Food, you will be responsible for driving the core agenda as well as campaigns whilst managing the development team. You will work closely with a range of suppliers from both the UK and overseas and will also work closely with a number of high-profile customers. You will be responsible for elevating their products, delivering campaign news and LTO as well as new formats within the sector. Collaborating with the Senior Marketing Innovation Manager you will be a key team player focussed on realising our strategic vision, passionate about elevating their core and bringing new campaign products to market, and inspiring customer wonder.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a loved brand that has major sales growth in the UK/Ire. They are now striving to be the leading omnichannel within their sector. Delivering exciting new product news is a key way to build this lead position, whilst providing many new reasons for customers to visit them.
As the Head of Food you must:
- Be degree educated in a Food Science or related discipline
- Have 10+ years' experience
- Have a proven track record of working strategically in a senior NPD role
- Have emphasis on creativity and ideas with the ability to demonstrate strategic thinking
- Experience in leading small teams and working in a fast-paced environment
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