NPD Project Coordinator
Sector: New Product Development
Location: South West England
Job type: Permanent
Project Coordinator - NPD
I’m currently working with a fantastic manufacturing business who are a major player in a very popular and growing sector. They work closely with leading universities, hospitals and research centres around the world on a range of ongoing research programmes. Amongst other awards, they have been accredited in the best companies to work for 2018!
As part of their continued and rapid growth, they are looking to recruit an Project Coordinator to join their Technical and New Product Development team.
The position is responsible for the coordination of new product development projects and the continued development of the existing product range.
• Coordination of new product development schedules and requirements within and between departments to ensure timely completion for launch
• Ability to bring ideas to the table
• To maintain project documentation records to a high standard
• To organise and chair regular new product development meetings
• To provide regular project updates to the department head
• Management of NPD processes through IFS (in-house computer system)
• Project admin
The ideal candidate will have:
• Previous experience in new product development coordination/ management
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Methodical and organisational skills, with high accuracy and attention to detail
• Excellent IT skills including the use of Word, Excel and Outlook to a high level
• A positive “can do”, pro-active attitude and demonstrate use of initiative
• Demonstrable project coordination/management experience
This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the fastest growing businesses in the industry. There is a basic salary of £25,000 - £30,000 on offer together with a great benefits package including healthcare cover and 28 days holiday + 8 bank holidays amongst a range of other great benefits.
If you have experience in NPD and are looking for a new challenge, don’t delay in sending your CV!
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