NPD Manager - West Yorkshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: West Yorkshire
  • Job Type: NPD/Food Technology
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £35k - £50k DOE
  • Date Posted: 02/11/2022
  • Expiry Date: 10/12/2022

NPD Manager

Location: West Yorkshire

Role: New Product Development Manager

Salary: £35k – £50k DOE



The ideal candidate for this role will be assisting in the New Product Development and the ongoing improvement of customer products and doing this by providing a high level of support and experience to both the customers and supply base.


The Role:

  • To provide outstanding customer service by co-ordinating activities of the internal NPD and technical teams
  • Providing support and any assistance to the Head of NPD when sourcing new products
  • Ensuring the product development process is implemented and maintained by updating NPD trackers and communicating with all relevant departments
  • Updating the critical path
  • Submit all documentation for product sample submissions and attend customer Brand Panels and liaise with both customers and suppliers to ensure new products meet customer briefs


The Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate will have a good amount of retailer exposure and knowledge
  • Experience working within a food environment
  • Have a high level of interest in food with a creative flair to match
  • Strong sense of customer service and able to communicate at all levels
  • A pro-active team member


The Company:

  • A well established food company with great career opportunities due to rapid expansion
  • Opportunity to be a part of a fast growing business with a dedicated team


If you’re interested in hearing more about this role, please contact Amy Moss on 0161 832 7463 / 07368623109 or email Amy directly at quoting reference #AM12048