Process Development Manager – Food Manufacturing - West Midlands

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job Type: Development Manager
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£50k
  • Date Posted: 06/12/2023
  • Expiry Date: 06/01/2024

Process Development Manager – Food Manufacturing

Location: West Midlands

Salary: c£50k



The successful candidate will lead customer/category Product Development activity to achieve targets, deliver right first time launches and also act as the customer’s first POC


The Role:

  • Taking responsibility for the project management of all customer and category product development activity to meet critical path and feasibility plans, ensuring successful right first time launches
  • Contributing product knowledge and customer insight within the category team, ensuring development is aligned with customer requirements and financial measurements
  • Test the design of new product concepts throughout the creative and implementation stage
  • Build and maintain customer relationships, acting as dedicated customer/category contact
  • Develop team capability through coaching and development


The Candidate:

  • Ideally degree educated/degree level in consumer science or with equivalent knowledge
  • Experience delivering high quality, sustainable commercial products within food
  • Ability to lead multiple projects and prioritise own and others focus
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities
  • Good understanding of food manufacturing principals demonstrated through feasibility of proposals


The Company:

  • A leading food manufacturer with a strong passion for food and meeting customer/ consumer needs


If you would like to know more about this role please contact Lois Osborne on 0161 832 7463 or email Lois directly at quoting reference #LO/PDMS