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NPD Manager (New Product Development)

NPD Manager (New Product Development) (NPD Manager) Wirral, England

NPD Manager (New Product Development)


My client a successful and well respected food manufacturer are seeking a NPD Manager as part of continued growth and new business wins. You support the NPD team managing product concept to launch.


Key Responsibilities

  • Develop new products – aligned with the business strategy and vison
  • Lead development projects, on time in budget
  • Manage key stakeholders and retailers
  • Ensure product launches are met
  • Trend analysis, recipe, raw materials sourcing, packaging and factory trials, shelf life


Skills and experience;

  • Understanding of HACCP, GMP and hygiene
  • Chilled food background
  • Basic understanding of Microbiology and Nutrition
  • Strong communicator
  • Experience leading a team
  • Experience working with retailers


  • Days Mon- Friday, 8.30am-5pm 
  • Salary DOE
  • Pension
  • Development and progression within the business and Group