Innovation Project Executive

  • £35,000 - £40,000
  • Permanent
  • Surrey
  • Ref: BH-8585

We’ve partnered with one of the biggest food companies in the UK and own some of the most well known brands in the category. They have an enviable brand portfolio and are constantly looking to innovative their product range and category. They hire high calibre individuals and work closely with the team on their personal development and learning opportunities.

Reporting directly to one their Marketing Managers, the is a new role within the Marketing team, with responsibility for facilitating the planning and execution of successful NPD and pack change projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with all members of the Marketing team to facilitate and manage the scoping, planning, and timing of renovation, innovation, or pack projects.
  • Ensure projects stay on track, including carrying out specific tasks in the brand management process such as packaging reorders, finalising artwork, and validation.
  • Manage the entire process for innovation and renovation projects, including sourcing and uploading data to keep internal systems up to date and accurate.
  • Oversee project approval processes across functions and liaise with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Establish a consistent, rigorous, and faster approach to NPD and packaging management within the branded business, promoting excellence in execution within the Marketing function.


  • Experience of successfully managing cross functional processes/projects within a large FMCG organisation
  • A recognised qualification in project management would be an advantage
  • Strong collaborative influencing skills
  • Experienced in presenting to a varied audience
  • An interest in branding/packaging/graphic design