Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £30,000.00 - £35,000.00 gross per year
  • Northallerton


An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join our client in Northallerton as a Product Development Manager. The purpose of this job role is to take a lead on the development of new and existing products, introducing new product concepts through the development process, ensuring that technical and quality standards are achieved.

Main Job Responsibilities:

- Develop new concepts not only in response to customer briefs but to also work with Production, Technical, Quality and Marketing

- Manage focused development of products to deliver the required margin for customers and the business

- Understand customer and company budgets when designing new products to ensure efficiency and profitability

- Provide samples with supporting paperwork including preliminary specification details

- Contribute to the business new product development strategy, deliver and implement improvements to the NPD process

- Monitor and benchmark product quality for both new and existing products

- Effectively manage end to end product and packaging development

- Develop relationships with factory operations, technical, manufacturing teams and supply chain

- Write detailed product briefs for new product launches

Person Specification:

- Educated to degree level

- Proven experience of developing products from concept through to launch

- Excellent communicator in both verbal and written

- Computer literate

- Be able to work in a team environment and travel as necessary

- Passionate, friendly and professional

In return for this our client is looking to offer a salary of £30,000-£35,000 depending on experience.

  • marketing