Senior Product Developer

  • Product Development
  • South East
  • £negotiable
  • W6054
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Dhrutee - 0345 2600 737

The Company

An international brand, passionate about innovation and sustainability are expanding their presence within European markets. To support their growth plans they are looking for a new addition to their team - a talented Senior Developer to manage and drive complex NPD projects from concept stage through to launch.

The Role

You will be supporting the Senior NPD Manager to implement the product development strategy and work with global teams to deliver exciting new products for this branded business. You will be responsible for specific projects within the development pipeline for the European market. You will manage multiple projects with a high level of complexity, ensuring that they are commercially viable and delivered at pace.

You will be involved in all stages of the product lifecycle, from product formulation to factory trials and launch. Using consumer & market insights, technology trends, knowledge of new ingredients; you will help identify new opportunities to expand the product portfolio. As well as NPD, you will also be involved with EPD projects, work closely with cross-functional teams to achieve successful product launches. Managing & influencing stakeholders across the business as well as a working in partnership with suppliers will also be a key aspect of the role.

The Person

Suit a driven and passionate Senior NPD Technologist or NPD Manager who is degree educated within Food Science or Food Technology, with previous experience of working within a manufacturing environment.

You will have a real passion for developing food & drink products, are adept at managing the innovation pipeline, with a solid understanding of recipe formulation, scale up and launch.

You will have a strong track record of successfully managing and delivering projects with cross-functional teams as well as working closely with multinational suppliers. You will be a natural communicator with the ability to build and maintain collaborative working relationships to really excel in this role.

Could this be your dream job with a leading brand that have global presence? Interested in finding out more? Apply now or call Dhrutee on 0345 2600 737 for a confidential chat.

Please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas. We do our utmost to get back to candidates quickly but if you have not heard back from us within 5 days then your application has not been successful on this occasion.