Product Manager – FMCG – Wrexham – Up to £38,000
About the company
Our client is on the lookout for a Product Manager who has experience within the food manufacturing or FMCG industry. They are a fantastic food manufacturing business with an incredible reputation within the industry!
If you have a proven track record of delivering brilliant results whilst leading and developing and if you want to be part of a business that is expanding and doing all the right things then this could be the role for you!
Product Manager – The Rewards
Salary up to £38,000
Car allowance or Car
Free onsite parking
Performance based incentives
Great training and development opportunities Product Manager – Requirements
Qualified to degree level or above in Food Science or a related subject
Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in manufacturing preferably
Strong and proven track record of NPD achievement at a relevant level
Extensive food development and recipe knowledge
Demonstrable experience of successfully working in and leading a team
Strong financial and project management skill set
Sound communication and negotiation skills teamed with professional gravitas
A passion for all things food Product Manager – Responsibilities
To recruit, lead, motivate and manage direct reports to achieve agreed targets and objectives.
Work closely with all functions to deliver focused development that achieves pre agreed gross margin and optimises existing capabilities and site capacity.
Manage site customer feasibility meetings and close out of actions following before customer submission.
Demonstrate interest, knowledge and expertise within the target cuisines and in food generally.
Understand the wants and the needs of both internal and external customers.
Develop customer category understanding and relevant consumer insight so we effectively deliver development to the correct target audience.
Present professional presentations to customers both internal and external that succinctly portray detail around concepts, the rationale behind them and innovation plans to drive category growth
Support the NPD Controller to plan, organise and control resources to deliver new product development concepts to agreed quality, cost and timescales.
Develop and maintain good working relationships with other site NPD teams and functions.
Gain an understanding of other site capabilities to support cross site development projects.
Develop and maintain effective customer relationships at relevant levels. In conjunction with the NPD Controller/HOD manage off brief projects to scope & shape the medium to long term development plans utilising the Oscar Mayer innovation platform to create the customer innovation pipeline.
Work in conjunction with the site Process Manager to oversee the successful handover of products from kitchen to factory. About Us
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