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NPD Manager

• Number 1 in their category

• Incredible growth opportunity

• Leading the way in innovation 

Client Details

Our client is undoubtedly one of the most amazing success stories of the last 5 years, having been written about in the AFR as one of the most exciting business in their category and highlighting their meteoric rise to capture the number one position in their space ( which is highly competitive) has made them an employer of choice for many heavy hitters from not only the FMCG industry but also global heavy weights such as Google. They are offering an opportunity to join them in their NPD team - this is in the food category and will see you continue to bring award winning offerings to market helping them continue to grow and maintain their number 1 position. 

Description 

  • Research emerging customer needs, markets and technologies and identify new product and business opportunities.
  • reformulate existing product lines to continually improve on product quality
  • Develop packaging & design cross functionally with procurement & the design team
  • Manage and deliver New Product Development from concept to commercialization 
  • Mentor and develop the NPD Team identifying required training, prioritising the allocation of resources
  • Oversee all aspects of technical documentation - briefs for new products and maintaining specifications
  • Monitor and control the day-to-day management and communication with local 3rd party suppliers


Profile

You will have a strong background in NPD in the food space, driving health and nutrition as the most prominent features and never compromising on taste or value. You work seamlessly with all internal stakeholders across quality, compliance, regulatory and marketing to maximise a superior outcome in all areas of delivery. You are a strong and articulate leader able to guide and encourage your team to the best of the best. 

Job Offer

On offer is an exceptional opportunity to join a dynamic business that will only continue to grow with the help of your abilities and enjoy some wonderful perks along the way!

Lisa Chesterman 0431349854