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NPD Manager

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: Up to £40000 per annum per year

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: CPG
  • Contact: Leah Ross
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  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Expiry Date: 12 April 2023
  • Job Ref: 123_1678706490

Better Placed are pleased to be working with a leading health and wellness company and they are looking for NPD Manager 12-month FTC to join their team!

This maternity cover role will take the lead on several projects which have entered the delivery stage of the NPD pipeline. As the NPD Manager, you will own key aspects of the development process for several products in health product categories, including completion of regulatory and claims support testing, management of the packaging design and artwork process and launch support activities.


  • Own and lead key aspects relating to the development of new products from initial concept to launch
  • Manage the delivery of a range of products currently under development
  • Develop, manage and maintain strong collaborative relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Coordinate and liaise with third parties, such as: suppliers, manufacturers, test houses as required to develop, test, approve and launch new products
  • Serve as a project manager, report progress and deliver key projects in accordance with agreed timeframes and budget

The Person:

  • Degree educated or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in R&D or product development experience in FMCG, Healthcare or Medical Devices
  • Organisational skills with good project management skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience and proficient with Microsoft Office

If you are interested and would like to hear more, please apply now!