Manufacturing Operations

NPD Manager

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The Company: A leading food manufacturing company producing the highest standard products for retailers and foodservice.

The Role: As the NPD Manager you will be Reporting to the Senior NPD Manager, responsible for driving the Product Development Process. You will:

* Be responsible for all aspects of product development

* Support the commercial managers and development chefs with presentations and customer visits

* Attend customer trials and production launches

* Write manufacturing instructions for new product

* Propose areas and new methods to help with the continuous improvement of the product and site quality standards

* Compile technical reports and monitor daily activities

* Organise trials in accordance with company procedures

* Work closely with customers ensuring expectations are managed and products are created to specification

* Be responsible for the submission paperwork

The Candidate:

* Degree qualified ideally a BSc in Food related subject

* HACCP level 3 is desirable

* Level 3 Food Safety desirable

* Understanding of major software packages

* Computer literate

* Excellent communicational skills and the ability to liaise with all departments
Employment Type: Permanent