Project Manager

Location
St Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Project Manager

The Role
We are looking for a Project Manager to lead the excellent execution of brand projects, primarily product and pack changes. To be a passionate brand project champion, inspiring the delivery of plans across functional partners on both the commercial and supply side of the business. An ability to hit the ground running in this hands on, fast paced, entrepreneurial culture is essential.

This role is suitable for a commercially minded project manager or individuals with strong and proven project management experience.

Typical Day
The successful project manager will:

  • To lead the excellent execution of brand projects, primarily product and pack changes.
  • To be a passionate brand project champion, inspiring the delivery of plans across functional partners on both the commercial and supply side of the business.
  • An ability to hit the ground running in this hands on, fast paced, entrepreneurial culture is essential.
  • Lead cross-functional teams to deliver against key product and pack change projects.
  • Enable the delivery of sales and profit objectives by initiating and responding to trading opportunities. 
  • Disciplined project management approach to maximize efficiency and effectiveness of resource allocation, priority setting, decision making and reporting

About You

This role is suitable for a commercially minded project manager or individuals with strong and proven project management experience, coming from either commercial or supply side roles. 

The successful Project Manager will have:

  • Experience and competency in an operational role e.g. product development, logistics etc. or as a project manager in a food manufacturing /FMCG business.
  • Proven record of successful, fast paced, project delivery with strong factory relationships and understanding.
  • Evidence of leading development of new products, packaging design changes and promotions.  

Why Burton’s Biscuit Company

Ask anyone here at Burton’s Biscuit Company what we’re most passionate about and you’ll get the same answer from everyone – the baking of quality biscuits for the whole family to enjoy. To us, a ‘treat’ is nothing less than a deliciously tasty biscuit that will delight our customers every time and ensure they come back for more.

We offer fantastic company benefits, an environment that you will enjoy to work in and genuine development and progression opportunities.

Does this sound like the role for you? Apply by clicking the link.

Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been short listed for an interview.