Product Development Project Manager

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
London (West)
£35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are seeking a Product Development Project Manager for a position with an exciting and growing FMCG supplier in West London. Client Details Our client is a growing business with 25 years history. They specialise in supplying products in to the service industry, working on their own brands as well as working with their customers to provide bespoke products for them. The company is looking to diversify their current offering in to new materials and products. Description Reporting to the NPD Manager and working as part of a team of 6, the Product Development Project Manager will be responsible for taking projects from the design team, through the various stage gates, to manufacturing and delivery. The position will be working on the own brand manufacturing of products and client specific projects. This will be across a number of project types, materials and manufacturing techniques. The position will have 1-2 long term development pieces, looking at researching manufacturing feasibility with the design team. Along side this, here will be smaller client product runs, contributing to on going works, such as researching suppliers and vetting them. Products are mostly made from wood currently, yet the bespoke products cover a wider range. The business is interested in investigating plastics, glass ware, metal products etc. Profile We are seeking a time served Product Development Project Manager who has worked in FMCG manufacturing. A degree education would be preferable but not critical. Candidates must have experience with a wide range of product types, have excellent communication skills and an eye for design. Experience with supplying house hold goods, kitchen ware or other consumer durables would be seen as highly beneficial. Job Offer £35,000 - £42,500 Pension, Child Care Vouchers, Season Ticket Loan etc This job was originally posted as