NPD Project Manager

Job Title: NPD Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Clayton, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH16242_1533796057
Contact Name: Jenna Blackbeard
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 07:17

Job Description

About the company

This Australian-owned, FMCG business locally produces both branded and private label products across a number of categories. The business has an impressive heritage supporting local industry and producing quality product for both the retail and food service markets. They are looking to build capability across the senior leadership team and customer frontline. Due to growth and transformation, there is an opportunity for an experienced Product Manager to join the team.

About the role

Reporting into the Sales and Marketing Manager, the Product Manager will look after all NPD processes and in store marketing activations.


  • Manage the product lifecycle for the existing portfolio to achieve an efficient range that meets the business' objectives.
  • Act as the gate keeper for the NPD process across both private label and branded products - managing all stakeholders and business units through the process.
  • Work with agency partners to create all packaging and labelling material.
  • BTL activations including POS, flyers, brochures and internal newsletters.
  • Support the business with data insights and reporting.

Skills & Experience

  • Industry experience within a product related role
  • Strong understanding of product development and managing a stage gate process
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise requests
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skills

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Jenna Blackbeard on (03) 8613 3573 for a confidential discussion .