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Strategic NPD Project Manager

Job Reference:
V/13257/PG
Date Posted:
24 April 2018
Location:
UK (& International Travel)
Salary:
£55,000 - £70,000 depending on experience (+ good bonus & benefits)
Sector:
Food
Job Function:
NPD, Other
Job Type:
Permanent

Job Description

Our client is an international supplier of food ingredients. With recent investment to further its global reach, this is a time of exciting change for the business. As a result of this, a new position has been created, for a Strategic Project Manager. This is an international role with a market leading company, that comes with excellent prospects to develop your career, as well as a number of immediate challenges to really get your teeth into!

The Role Includes The Following:

- Project/programme managing major Product Development projects (mainly European, some global)

- Upskilling existing employees

- Challenging project leaders to achieve better turnaround times

- Leading project review groups

- Ensuring project awareness by senior management team & keeping strong coordination

- Keeping costs within agreed budget, on time in full

- Ensuring strong pipeline of development

We Are Looking For:

- A degree in Food Science, Chemistry or similar

- An excellent track record in Project Management/PMO role within the food, pharmaceutical or related sector

- Demonstrable experience of identifying areas for training and upskilling employees

- A strong concept of Product Development

- A strategic outlook

- The ability to travel internationally on a regular basis

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