NPD product Manager

Recruiter
Remarkable Jobs
Location
Berkshire
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NPD / Product Manager

Location: Windsor

Salary: £25k - £30k (depending on relevant experience)

Maternity cover - Up to 12 months

Remarkable Jobs are working with a Global food supplier/manufacturer based in Windsor. We are assisting them in attracting a NPD (New product Development) Product Manager to join their friendly team in Windsor. This role is covering a Maternity contract from October.

NPD / Product Manager Role will include:

Responding to the briefs generated by the sales team, identifying suitable products to meet the requirements of the customer and business.
Generating NPD lists, organizing samples and ensuring timely delivery to their customers.
Liaising with a number of suppliers to secure samples, indicative quotations and ensure availability of stock for possible launches.
Work collaboratively with colleagues across the business to ensure that multiple projects are completed within agreed timescales and to the required standards.
Feedback on products presented that need refreshing, identify gaps in product that are needed in the pipeline to ensure the products in the pipeline are relevant and contemporary.
Avoid unnecessary drift and spread in range eliminating obsolescence and optimising inventory.
Research current consumer markets and latest technologies; translate these into commercially viable ranges to ensure the business maintains a competitive edge.

NPD / Product Manager Experience

Food science degree or related qualification.
Creative and self-motivated with a passion for food.
Strong commercial acumen with the ability to influence at all levels.
Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines.
The ability to manage your own time effectively.
The ability to build strong customer relationships.
Strong awareness of market trends.

For immediate consideration please apply today or call Remarkable Jobs on: (Apply online only) for further information

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