Foodservice NPD Project Manager, London
Location: South East and London
County / State: London
Job type: Permanent
Consultant: Frank Lomas
Start date: ASAP
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Bringing concepts and ideas to life... literally! As the Foodservice Product Development Manager you are working on all brands and new start-ups.
From a creative aspect, across a variety of businesses appealing to the largest possible, diversified customer base possible... it doesn't get much better than this! If you have a strong and up-to-date understanding of what the foodservice industry is doing right now (and tomorrow), and how to attract customers in through all sorts of culinary offerings; from Fine Dining to QSRs and Street food, this role is ideal for you.
As a Product Development Manager for this consultancy you will manage multiple projects for a range of clients. They are multinational casual dining chains, brand new start-ups and independents who are planning on expanding or franchising. Working with the Development Chefs, Specification Technologists, Administrators in-house, whilst account managing with the clients in order to deliver the whole package. This includes menu design, kitchen design and ergonomics, training manual, specification documents and marketing material.
Talk about choice! You've never had it so good! perhaps experience of working within a high-end service eatery, then being part of a more bespoke yet formal foodservice business has provided you the necessary tools for this. Or even having event management and large catering service operator experience will work well for you in this role. Another exciting way of looking at this opportunity is being an Account Director for a Food Agency. We can even call this position an 'Art Director' role, as you will be taking a full brief, and translating the client's vision into fabulously creative yet commercially viable future brands for world food!
If you can manage a team of highly imaginative, creative and dedicated food professionals that assist you in presenting the future to your clients, then we want to hear from you now. Please get in touch via phone, email with your life (career) story.
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