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Innovation Controller

Hertfordshire   •   £55,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A very well known FMCG organisation based in Hertfordshire
  • A creative and strategic role with excellent progression opportunities

About Our Client

Our client is a well known food FMCG in Hertfordshire who are seeking an Innovations Manager to join their team. The business has a desirable brand portfolio worth nearly £100m. There are excellent growth plans in place for 2016

Job Description

The ideal candidate will report into the Innovation Controller. Their responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • To work with category and insight team to develop category innovation strategy To understand leading technologies
  • To develop insights which drive concept platforms which create the opportunity areas for future initiatives
  • To develop a funnel of qualified activities to reach category turnover targets
  • To develop a pipe-line of initiatives in-year and for next 2 years
  • To deliver successful initiatives and work with a multi-functional team to deliver projects through to start of ship.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Innovation Controller needs to have worked in innovation previously and have worked on the strategic pipeline development to in market deliver. A proven track record of innovation and action is essential. Previous work in an FMCG and/or food background is ideal.


What's on Offer

The Innovation Controller will receive a competitive basis salary of between £55K-£60K with additional benefits.