Head of Innovation

  • Sector: B&H FMCG
  • Contact: Clare Finkemeyer
  • Contact Email: clare@ballandhoolahan.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £85000 - £90000.00 per annum
  • Expiry Date: 16 July 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH186634_1623853372

Head of Innovation

Our client is looking for a real foodie who is passionate about uncovering new trends and product opportunities.

This is a fabulous key role in healthy snacking business, leading a team of 3. You will be working in a team that manages the global portfolio development, innovation pipeline, proposition development and go to market plans for the UK and new markets to drive sales.

Specifically you will:

  • Lead the development and execution of the innovation pipeline across UK and EU retail channels
  • Track brand performance of existing and new products and recommending renovation and optimisation
  • Build current knowledge and insight on trends, competitors and consumer behaviour to develop innovation opportunities
  • Work cross functionally to execute new launches

About you:

Significant innovation and portfolio management in FMCG/ CPG

Experience using insists/ data to inform business plans

Experience in both larger corporate businesses and smaller growing brands/ start ups

Great project mgt skills, collaborative approach

If this sounds like you- contact one of the team at B&H to apply today!