NPD & Innovation Manager

Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:
Contact: Tim Barraclough

About the company

This multinational bakery company is experiencing growth and as a result of a restructure, looking for an NPD & Innovation Manager to drive this aspect of the business. Located in the South Eastern Suburbs this role reports into the Sales and Marketing Manager with communications to the UK and Belgian offices.

About the role

As the NPD & Innovation Manager you will be responsible for the development of new products with full accountability for the commercial aspects, liaise directly with the companies' well-established customer base, including major Australian retailers. Experience with the Australian market and consumer insights will help you develop the targeted new products.

Skills & Experience

The critical skills required to be successful in this role include:

  • The ability to work well cross functionally with local and international stakeholders
  • Commercial acumen and the ability to formulate new and improved recipes
  • Hands on in nature and can implement processes from scratch
  • Degree educated in Food Science
  • Exceptional client facing communication skills

Benefits

This is an opportunity to work at a company that is in a sustained growth period and under the same banner as a global company. The role offers a competitive remuneration and the chance to grow your career with a reputable brand.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on (03) 8613 3517 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB17010.

All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment.