• Technical, Quality & NPD
  • South Wales

Product Manager – to £55000 884375

The Company

The business is currently undergoing a substantial review which is adding improvements to capital equipment, facilities and has staff investment.  They are all about attracting top talent to their team This role acts as a conduit from our customer to the business. Taking a product brief, translating it into meaningful actions to be carried out by the technical and manufacturing teams, and then managing the project from inception through to market.


  • Collaborate with the customer to create a clear and comprehensive product brief, ready for submission to the business teams
  • Liaise with the technical, sales and production departments to create a project plan, ready for sign off
  • Oversee the project plan, ensuring delivery milestones are hit, customer requirements are met and commercial aims are adhered to
  • Act as the central point of contact for customer accounts, connect with production and technical in order to leverage current client opportunities, and develop new
  • Hold regular reviews with customers, following a set agenda in order to maximise feedback, address issues and celebrate successes

 The Person:

  • Demonstrated experience in technical project management in a food manufacturing environment
  • Have previous experience translating customer information into technical speak, taking a customer idea from brief through to supply to market
  • Demonstrated ability to be persuasive, influence and be a strong negotiator both internally and externally to the business
  • Adaptable, proactive and with a flexible approach to evolving customer and business needs
  • Achieved a qualification in Food Science or other related discipline (e.g. Degree, HND) or have gained significant practical, hands on experience in this field
  • Hold a full clean UK Driving Licence
  • A focus on safeguarding the quality, legality and safety of the product

 On Offer:

Market Competitive Salary

  • 40-hour week. Mon – Fri
  • 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Company contributory pension scheme
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Staff discount on products
  • Free on-site parking
  • Wellness programme and support

 Our Referral Incentive:

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from us you have not been shortlisted for this role. Please continue to check our website for any other roles  which may be of interest.

We offer a £500 referral if you introduce someone we place – see our website for details

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK

To apply for this job email your details to info@rp-ltd.com.

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