Our Client based in Salisbury is looking to recruit an NPD Technologist to join their evolving team. We are looking for candidates who have previously worked in an NPD role, with retailer experience and ideally a design, arts and craft background.
When you join this great team as the NPD Technologist your key responsibilities will include interpreting NPD/EPD briefs and concepts into innovative, profitable and production friendly products. You also identify and drive key new product development project initiatives within the business.
There's a great design team you will need to liaise with to ensure that visually products meet with customers’ expectations and deliver innovation to the market. You will also need to ensure product concepts meet cost and margin aspirations for the company and the customer, accurately record project details to ensure all information is available and transferable within development and to other departments and assist in preparation of documents for handover meeting to the Process team.
Other work will include:
- Assist at factory trials and work with Process and Ops to ensure products are representative of what the customer approved.
- Assist the Development Account Managers in the successful delivery of new products to an agreed plan
- Actively build relationships with suppliers to help maximise our knowledge within the category driving
The NPD Technologist will also have the ability for recipe generation and recipe adjustments throughout the development process.
The Salary for this full-time permanent role is £30000-35000.
For more information about this role contact us on 01722 334433 or apply with your CV!