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Senior NPD Manager (Flavour Matching Specialist)

Job Title: Senior NPD Manager (Flavour Matching Specialist)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
REF: 87518
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Roisin McNamara
Telephone: 091 730 022

NPD Manager (Flavour Matching Specialist) Dublin
I am currently recruiting for an innovative, driven NPD Manager to join my client, a leading ingredients company. This NPD Manager role will involve supporting the R&D Manager in the development of new products both in-house and from client briefs.

The role will have the following duties:
  • Lead NPD projects from initial brief to product completion
  • Carry out in-house and external trials
  • Development of new product ranges for the processed meat sector primarily
  • Lead customer presentations (new ideas, sales visits, various issues...)
  • Manage and train junior staff
  • Documentation of all trial/sample information/specification/costing
  • Liaise with suppliers in terms of information and samples
  • Support technical sales staff in terms of samples and customer queries
  • The ideal candidate will hold a food science degree
  • Have 10 years' experience in NPD ideally in the processed meat industry
  • Be a flavour specialist in savoury applications capable of matching seasoning blends and various flavoured blends.
  • Be willing to travel
  • Be an excellent team player

For further information on this NPD Manager role in Dublin please contact Roisin McNamara on 091730022 /
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