Manager - New Product Development (Sauces and Spreads)

Gurugram, Haryana, India Full-time

About Grofers:

Grofers is a low-price online supermarket that gets products across categories like grocery, beauty & wellness, household care, baby care, pet care and meats & seafood delivered to your doorstep. At Grofers we believe in improving the quality of life of our customers by providing them best products at best prices. To be able to meet customer expectations and enrich their shopping experience, we provide them with products they best relate with, help them save money on everyday purchases, and give them the spending power they need.

Objective of the Role:

We are looking for a NPD person who will be responsible for the product launches, vendor development, vendor management and product innovation with respect to formulation.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop required products with product supplier or raw material supplier 
  • Arrange internal & external sensory of the products 
  • Get developed product validated 
  • Develop product under given targetted cost 
  • Develop the product with differentiation 
  • Develop and deliver the product within set deadline 
  • Documentation of the product recipe, production process and specifications

Desired Skills & abilities:

  • Bachelors or Masters in Food Technology 
  • Minimum 5-6 years of experience in hard core NPD, R&D area
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Drive decision making
  • Problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork skills