Product and Innovation Specialist

Location: Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:

About the company

Our client is an Australian owned FMCG business with an enviable portfolio of iconic and much-loved brands. Based in the outer Eastern suburbs, they manufacture, market and distribute a range of snacking items across a number of channels.

About the role

  • Manage 30+ NPD projects and stage to gate processes
  • Assist in the Brand Manager across the development and exeuction of marketing plans - ATL and BTL
  • Keep track of market trends, recommending insights for the NPD pipeline
  • Organise all photography, product renders, recipe shots and artwork files
  • Tasks across NPD and Technical including monitoring stock, samples, processing invoices and updating the budget tracker
  • Ordering trade marketing materials and coordinating the process from order to delivery including sampling activity for roadshows

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Tertiary business qualifications, preferably in Food Tech/ R&D
  • 2+ years' experience within a food manufacturing environment
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal, and the ability to confidently present to senior leadership
  • Proactive attitude- we are looking for someone who is self-motivated, energetic and flexible to work with the fast pace of the business!

How to apply
Click on the APPLY button or contact Charlotte Woolford on (03) 8613 3528 for a confidential discussion