Head of New Product Development - London (Hybrid) - £80K – £100K


Lavandi Talent is currently working with a fantastic FMCG business who are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Head of NPD to join their creative and innovative business

Head of New Product Development - London (Hybrid) - £80K – £100K

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating innovative products for a new division of the company.
  • Lead on the delivery from concept and ideation to supply.
  • Lead the claims testing, managing user trials and clinical testing processes.
  • Working with suppliers, and agencies, using insight, and creating sell-in ideas.
  • Work and build solid relationships with internal teams to ensure projects are delivered efficiently and communicate product changes promptly.
  • Full Critical Path management to ensure the organisation and delivery of innovative products to a time scale and within budget.
  • Create, review, and keep up to date with documentation.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in a Product Development environment within Beauty, Personal Care, FMCG or aligned sector.
  • Previous experience working with formulas, and claims testing is essential.
  • Passionate about products with a strong creative and innovative flair, with commercial acumen and detail orientated when it comes to owning, interpreting and managing a critical path to time, risk and budget.
  • Eye for detail, understanding consumer relevant qualities and how to deliver them.
  • Highly organised, with the ability to multi-task within a timescale and work efficiently under pressure.
  • Confident, adaptable and a team player.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing business, with the chance to create brand-new disruptive products!
If you are interested, please send your CV over to Megan to hear more about this amazing opportunity!

Contact Details:

Email: megan@lavandi-talent.com
Mobile: 07376440286

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