Tel: +353 1 8788240

Submit your CV

Please apply by sending your CV to Hazel Brennan at or call for more information.

NPD & Technical Executive

22/02/18 Dublin Neg

Permanent full-time

Our client a fast-moving innovative food company are looking for an ambitious NPD & Technical Executive for long-term career growth within a dynamic NPD & Technical team. Located in modern offices in Dublin our client is a successful NPD led food company managing innovative ranges of food products sourced locally and internationally. Our client controls its own brand portfolio while supplying a wide range of food products to leading foodservice, retail and industrial customers. A number of significant developments inside and outside Ireland are planned for 2018-2021.

This role is attractive to an ambitious candidate looking to grow their experience in a diverse range of food categories within an exciting fast growing business.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate New Product Development projects across various food categories
  • Work with suppliers and Purchasing to ensure projects developed smoothly and on time
  • Liaise with existing and new suppliers (mainly European) to expand ranges
  • Ensure product specifications, customer questionnaires and new launch listing-forms are filled-in and up to date
  • Support sales and commercial team on key customer presentations
  • Liaise with design companies and suppliers on packaging and artwork design
  • New food concept development
  • Ensure labelling and product packaging claims are accurate
  • From time to time attend first production runs and supplier meetings etc. in Europe

Key skills, Education and Experience:

  • Third level degree in Food Science or related discipline
  • Good team and organisation skills
  • 3 years+ food industry experience
  • Good communicator
  • IT literate and Good software skills
  • Pro-active and “can-do” attitude
  • Flexible and ambitious
  • Good at project and time management and able to work in fast paced environment
  • Enjoys the broader world of food with an interest in flavours and trends


  • Knowledge of FIR – 1169/2011
  • Experience in risk assessment and product analysis
  • Knowledge of specifications management systems (e.g. Muse/Zoom/Hamilton Grant etc.)

Please apply by sending your CV to Hazel Brennan at or call for more information.

Similar Jobs

NPD Opportunities

22/02/2018 Dublin Neg.

A number of key clients will have a need to recruit via Quorum Search Partners for key roles within New Product Development across Nationwide locations. Therefore we are looking to speak to individuals with relevant experience in New Product Developm...


Liquid Development Specialist

22/02/2018 Dublin Neg.

A world famous beverage brand is seeking to recruit an Liquid Development Specialist; this is a new position and strategic part of their expanding team. Previous experience in beverage development is a distinct advantage. **Excellent salary plus exc...



137 The Capel Building, Dublin 7, Ireland,
Tel: +353 1 87 88240

Find Us