Connecting to LinkedIn...

Food Development Manager

Get similar jobs by email. Register with us now.

Job Title Food Development Manager
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £41000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Start Date
Our Reference Q96869
Who to Contact Quest Search and Selection -
Job Advertised over 2 years ago

Job Description

A business committed to supplying quality and responsibly-sourced, great-value foods is looking to recruit a Food Development Manager. This is a very important role within the team and you will be responsible for delivering outstanding product quality and exciting innovation while leading and motivating the development team to push boundaries and deliver excellence.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Owning and management of the NPD process
  • Leading and coaching your team to achieve market leading product development and creating a passionate, foodie culture
  • Setting and driving the development agenda and applying your expertise to deliver excitement for the customer while also being aligned to the business values
  • Working very closely with cross functional teams
  • Managing the category budgets
  • Developing and maintaining productive supplier relationships

To be successful in this role you must be:

  • Experienced in a food development manager position either in food manufacturing or retail
  • An experienced manager and developer of people
  • Creative and have a passion for all things food related
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Able to drive change
  • A strong, engaging character who can present to key stakeholders confidently and challenge and influence when required
  • Commercially aware

If this sounds like the opportunity for you then we would welcome your application.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Ref: Q96869 | Published: over 2 years ago


Similar Jobs

Head of Buying & Product Development - Food
£85,000 - £125,000 | London Ref: Q102567_1494240007 | Published: 08th May 2017

An Innovative British food brand with retail and online presence is looking for a Head of Buying ...

Liquid Development Manager - Drinks
£40,000 - £48,000 | Hertfordshire Ref: Q102528_1494861205 | Published: 15th May 2017

This drinks FTSE 250 business is currently recruiting for a Liquid Development Manager. The main ...

Quality & CSR Manager
£55,000 - £65,000 | Surrey, England Ref: Q103165_1495626447 | Published: 24th May 2017

An international food manufacturer is currently looking for a Quality & Corporate Social Responsi...

Sign In