Assistant Product Development Manager - Findus Italy
The Assistant Product Development Manager (APDM) is a vital key role responsible for the development of products from initial concept through to consumers testing, production and also managing post launch activities. You will be responsible and accountable for technical aspects such as production trials and specification but also product financials, consumers drivers and final product delivery and ensure it is matches the technical brief and project targets.
Specific responsibilities will include:
Applicants will need to have a passion for food and to hold a relevant science degree – e.g. Food Science or have relevant experience in FMCG product design and development. You will have excellent knowledge of raw food materials, nutrition and also some knowledge of sensory and consumer testing.
Excellent project management and communication skills are essential as well as proficiency in English and Italian.