New Product Developer (Part time)
NPD DEPARTMENT – FLOWER division
New product development (NPD) is the complete process of bringing a new product to market. We forecast future trends and predict consumer behaviour to help retailers and brands build commercially successful and inspiring product ranges across horticulture. Our NPD team are highly regarded throughout the horticultural industry and the strength of the team is key to maintaining and obtaining future business.
Could you see yourself as our new Product Developer working as part of our New Product Development Team? Do you have an excellent eye for detail and know what's on trend? Are you a creative person with design and flair? Do you work in an ultra-organised manner and can manage a number of on-going projects at the same time?
Closing Date Friday 14th July 2017
Pay Dependant on experience
Hours Part time covering 22.5 hours per week
Start Date ASAP
Location Butters Flowers, Clay Lake, Spalding, Lincolnshire.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Creating and designing products.
Selling & presenting to supermarkets and online customer accounts.
Negotiating & engineering costs from hardware to packaging.
Daily dealings with Far East suppliers.
Maintaining product development trackers.
Sourcing new hardware & design ideas.
Ensuring internal stakeholders are kept aware at all stages of development.
Managing the critical path process and samples for all customer presentations, press shows & photo-shoots.
Be aware of current and forthcoming trends.
If you are interested in wanting to join our team, please upload your CV via the link.