Consumer Innovation Specialist
Unique opportunity for an innovation specialist to join global FMCG company at their GLOS office.
Consumer Innovation Specialist - Up to £55,000 + relocation package - Gloucestershire
Our client is a leading global FMCG company responsible for some of the best loved brands that are instantly recognisable the world over. Around 95% of UK households use this company's brands regularly and they sell over 2 billion products every year in the UK. The are now seeking a Brand Manager for 6 months to work with one of their leading portfolio brands.
Based in the R&D team at this global FMCG company, you will work closely with other global R&D teams, reporting into the Product Guidance and Insights Manager.
You will be a pivotal part of leading the innovation activities using consumer insights, trends and technology- turning insights into tangible product experiences. You will facilitate ideas and concept generation, working with other internal teams; consumer insights, marketing, PD and food scientists.
Your role will also see you lead exploratory research to dive deep into new opportunities. You'll develop and facilitate ideation, concept generation and proto-typing activities all the while building and documenting knowledge aobut the latest creative methods and trends.
Please not that this role is managed remotely and that you will also be expected to travel internationally to visit other global R&D teams.
To be considered for this position you will need to be a creative thinker with evidence of having previously worked on innovation processes and concept creation. You will have proven experience supporting and leading innovation including facilitating creative and ideation sessions.
To be successful you will need to showcases an innovative portfolio which showcases innovative and creative design skills.
Experience working within an FMCG business is preferred but not essential.
In return you will get the opportunity to work for a truly global business with excellent benefits including: car allowance, private health care, 25 days holiday, flexible working, generous pension scheme + more!
There is also a relocation package available to those wanting to apply from other areas.
Please apply now!
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