Product Development Manager

Posted 30 November 2022
Salary 70-90K
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSales, Marketing & Digital
Reference43027
ContactAtiqah Said

Job description

Our client is one of the leading retailers in Asia that operates under a number of well-known brands across food, health and beauty, home furnishings, restaurants and other retailing. They are looking for a Product Development Manager to be in charge of managing the profitability of private label and branded business (F&B).

 The Role:

  • Keeping abreast of emerging markets trends and technology advancement, selection of new ingredients and product design.

  • Develop and execute pricing strategies to increase business profitability.

  • Full control of product licensing arrangement. This includes optimizing product line up, line extension creation, SKU rationalization, pricing strategy execution, trade program development, slotting budget creation, and overall increasing the profitability of the brands.

  • Create, review and document raw ingredients specification and final product specifications to consistently deliver quality products. Review HACCP plans for national brand products.

 The Candidate:

  • ~5 years of experience in food and beverage innovation/product development, bench-top to full scale commercialization and process improvement or development, and innovation-related activities.

  • Understanding of food and beverage trends/consumers, gather ideas from other places, and deliver innovation strategies based on the given information.

  • Knowledge of food and beverage technology, ingredient functionalities, chemistry, or engineering including processing and manufacturing.

 Drop your CV at atiqah.said@cgptalent.com today and I will be in touch with you as soon as possible for a confidential discussion. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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