NPD Supervisor

Expion Search And Selection
Newport (Casnewydd)
From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
03 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Posted by: Kitty Lang Job title: NPD Supervisor Location: Newport Salary: £35 - £50k Job Reference: NPD Supervisor Overview The NPD supervisor will support the head of NPD to organise and manage labour and resources, including NPD to improve and develop new recipes. The role: • Support the Head of NPD • Implemet SOP’s developed by the head of NPD • Have a strong emphasis on HSE and Quality • Help lead the market through innovation of products, packaging, and supply chain and service ideas • Understand consumer market trends • Transform market insights of customers, sales team, marketing analysis and your own creative energy into exciting and profitable products • Respond to detailed briefs to drive ideas from initial concept to saleable product • Structured supervision of dedicated team to deliver delicious products from concept approval to product launch • Working to agreed and communicated critical path plans, deliver products to agreed timescales, attributes, price points and processes • Have the ability to support the head of NPD to prioritise projects making sure all customer projects are hitting key timelines To succeed in this challenging, people focused business, you will: • Have experience in food bar manufacturing (essential) • Constant drive, enthusiasm and self-motivation with ability to motivate others. • Committed, disciplined and well organised. • Accurate and timely reporting skills. • Able to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the business. • Ability to work under pressure • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience. • Experience in an food manufacturing company at supervisory level. The Business: My client is an ambient food manufacturer, highly regarded in their field who manufacture both branded and own-branded food items. Interviews are to be held shortly, and suitable candidates will be contacted within 24 hours of application. To apply for the role, please send your CV and salary details to Expion Search & Selection using the ‘Apply Now’ button and quote the job reference KL - 2701. If you would like to have a confidential discussion on the role, you can contact the Consultant, Kitty Lang. Please note, we endeavour to make sure you will receive an email indicating if you have been successful or not within 1 to 2 weeks. Expion: our food recruitment brand is well respected for the high quality of work we have delivered for both clients and candidates. Our in-depth knowledge of recruitment across core sectors enables us to provide advice based on experience and to give you the best access to client vacancies. This job was originally posted as