- Reference: AJ42346
- Job Type: Permanent
- Location: Leinster, Longford, Offaly
- Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food
Role of the NPD Manager:
The successful person will have responsibility for the delivery of new products and processes to the market based upon agreed strategic targets and goals. To have a passion for good food and a strong knowledge of the market and trends etc. A strong leader with the ability to work effectively with others. The NPD Manager will be responsible for dealing and communicating with Irish & UK Retailers and will also need to demonstrate successful development & launch achievements.
NPD Manager responsibilities:
responsibility for managing and supporting the delivery of innovative high-quality products.
- Concept and development of products on a test bakery scale
- Scale up to drive required characteristics on a high volume automated line
- Transfer of knowledge to deliver product quality and consistency
Key Experience & Skills:
- Food Science/Technology degree or similar
- Management experience preferred within the Consumer Food industry (Bakery experience a plus) – Ideally 5 plus years
- Experience of managing projects from inception, development through to implementation
- Good ingredient and process understanding
- Natural culinary flair and a strong passion for food!
- Strong leadership, communication, organisational and interpersonal skills
- Experienced with Irish & UK Retailers
Full spec on request!
For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job description (or more information on the role), please contact Tina Egan on 09064 78104or email email@example.com
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