Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Lucy Marriott

NPD Manager - Leicestershire

Job Description

My client is a high-end, luxury, ambient food manufacturer supplying high quality, handcrafted food products into the leading UK retailers. The business has built a reputation based on innovation & continue to build their market share. Working with a number of major food retailers across the UK and Europe, they are experiencing a period of sustained growth & expansion. As a result, they are now in search of a high-calibre candidate to join the business as a NPD Manager.

The NPD Manager will lead, manage and inspire a team to support the business in the development, execution & growth of the specific retailer accounts across the UK.

The NPD & Process Manager's accountabilities will be:

  • Formulating & Standardising business processes in relation to NPD.
  • Plan & implement projects focused on successfully taking new products through to production, increasing efficiencies, reducing variances & costs, enabling the improvement /simplification of current production processes.
  • Identify long term influences and reviews of major trends outlining opportunities for future growth.
  • To support in the presentation of NPD samples at external customer reviews.

This is a fantastic opportunity offering a senior role within an established & innovative food manufacturing business. The successful candidate will have a hands on approach with a real passion for food.

Is this opportunity not right for what you're looking for? I take an active approach with my candidates helping them secure their next job role.

I recruit for roles QA, Senior QA roles, Specifications Technologist, Technical Services Manager, Technical Manager, Raw Materials, and Hygiene Manager

Please get in touch to discuss further - 0115 9416323/


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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