New Product Development Manager

Full Time
Job Sector:
Manufacturing / Warehouse
South Wales
Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil
Salary description:
£30000 - £45000/ annum
Start Date:
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Our market leading FMCG client based in Aberdare are seeking a New Product Development Manager to join their ever-expanding teams. You will be responsible for overseeing and designing new products for the manufacturing process.

Duties of the New Product Development Manager:

* Coordination of internal and external sample requests including buying, logistics and internal communication

* To input recipes onto the recipe management system to sense check costs and nutritionals

* To assist and support with the co-creation of products alongside the product developers and chefs.

* Basic understanding of how to generate costings, how they build and factors that affect them

* Calculation of basic nutritionals and lab testing requirements

* Complete and check feasibility forms

* Proactively keep up to date with food trends, restaurant openings etc

* Present new products and upgrades to the Product Development Managers in a professional manner demonstrating your food and process knowledge and expertise

Experienced required for the New Product Development Manager:

* You will have previous New Product Development Manager experience

* You will have worked within a food manufacturing environment

* Passion for creative product design and development.

* Attention to detail especially in experimentation, data recording and analysis.

* Excellent communication skills.

* Product development experience in the food industry would be an advantage.

In return for your hard work:
• Salary based on experience in the role - this could be discussed at interview stage.
• You will be working permanent 8am- 4.30pm shifts.
• You will be part of a fast paced and growing business with excellent prospects for the future
• Free on-site parking and subsidized canteen on-site

If you have the experience required, please apply now. For any questions, please contact Paulina at gap personnel Cardiff on (phone number removed)

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