New Product Development Executive

  • Development
  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • Kuwait

Job Information

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    Salary KD 2000-3000 / Monthly
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    Shift Morning
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Level : Executive
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    Job Experience : 12 Months
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    Job Qualifications Bachelor

Job Description

The NPD Executive has a unique opportunity to ensure a range of duties and responsibilities including demonstrating exceptional product knowledge and working closely with all departments. As such, the ideal person will have excellent interpersonal and the enthusiasm to learn and develop.

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Managing of NPD tracker

· Preparing monthly reports as required by management

· Ability to involve with execution of the short and long-term NPD strategy including market research, production research and identifying vendors

· Liaising with suppliers both internal and external, from initial concept and briefs on product specification, manufacturing, sample approval to ensure delivery and launch of products on time in full.

· Understanding the customer experience combined with regular market research to identify and fill product gaps, generate new ideas that grow market share and drive sales growth

· Working closely with Operations, Marketing and Production team for country compliance of all new product launches

The Person:

· BA in Business Management or a related field of study

· Preferred candidates might hold a degree in Food science / Nutrition/ Dietician

· 2 to 3 years’ experience in food industry, nutrition or dietician

· Highly accurate with strong attention to detail

· Strong interpersonal skills and professional demeanor, and personable approach to building relationships.

· Creative and innovative about approaches to new products

· Ability to self-motivate, multi-task, work independently or within a team.

· Outstanding written, numerate and verbal communication skills. Creative copywriting skills are beneficial, to include product packaging

· Competent in Microsoft Office – notably Word and Excel

· Highly organized with the ability to work to timescales, deadlines and an ability to prioritise tasks

· Analytical skill set

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