Product Development Coordinator
Opportunity to grow in an Australian owned leading food business
This position will allow you to act in a pivotal project leadership role
About Our Client
Our client is a successful Australian owned National FMCG organisation who supplies products to grocery, food service and international markets. They are now looking for a Product Development Coordinator to manage the product development from concept to launch for key product development projects.
The purpose of the PD Coordianator will be to manage the product development from concept to launch in all the fresh produce. Ensure new products are commercialised to appropriate food and quality standards, in line with customer and business expectations. Reporting directly to the R+D Manager you will help promote and role out a positive NPD culture within the factory. This is a hands on role that will require you to have a proven understanding of food manufacturing preferrably in short shelf-life production.
The Successful Applicant
Ideally you will be a tertiary qualified NPD professional with a background in a science or food related discipline. To be considered for this opportunity you will ideally possess:
- Knowledge of cook/chill manufacturing processes.
- Minimum 4 years' experience in food manufacturing.
- Proven exposure in managing and providing leadership on technical aspects of projects
- Excellent problem solving and process improvement skills.
- A good understanding of food safety and best practice GMP
What's on Offer
Your commitment and passion to drive projects will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package. Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.