Head of Innovation

  • Sector: B&H FMCG
  • Contact: Clare Finkemeyer
  • Contact Email: clare@ballandhoolahan.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum
  • Expiry Date: 03 July 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH175595_1622733556

Head of Innovation

Role focus is on Hair care and personal care sectors with a global remit, but a focus on EU innovation pipeline and EU agenda.

Key remit:
Responsible for determining what to launch, size of the prize
Generate and identify powerful consumer insights and new product concepts
Responsible for the commercialisation of NPD
Closely working with Marketing, R&D, Procurement, Manufacturing

Looking for:
Innovation experience as well as brand Management experience- including managing P&L
Blue chip business experience with an entrepreneurial mindset
Significant experience in NPD in a global or regional role and business
Experienced marketer and innovation manager within hair/ beauty or other relevant sectors
Delivery of NPD with measurable success
Collaborative approach
Self motivated and ability to think strategically and use initiative