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Excellence And Integrity In Global Agricultural Recruitment

Product Development Manager - Animal Health - East Midlands - JH198

The best product development managers have boundless foresight, vision and creativity. They know their market, their strengths and where the opportunities lie. Working with a small team with substantial experience in this field, you will be part of the lean management structure driving this business further into the lead within the Animal Health sector.

My client manufactures over 1000 products, stocks over 15,000 SKUs of leading Animal Health and Equine brands and supplies over 2000 retailers and growing. They also export to over 40 countries with both own brand and contact manufacture products in the animal health, husbandry and care industry.

Your Day to Day:

  • Managing the technical aspects of existing and contract manufacturing product bases.
  • Innovating new product lines internally and for customers.
  • Overseeing the QA team associated with product development.
  • Analysing package design and efficiencies.
  • Ensuring compliance with all UK legislation.

About You:

  • Degree educated in animal sciences or chemistry.
  • Proven background in product development.
  • Highly organised and able to manage multiple projects.
  • Work Independently as well as support team members.
  • Working knowledge of UK Legislation such as NOPS etc would be advantageous.

To succeed in this business, you will have at least 2 years working in a similar environment, you'll need to be motivated, a team player and someone that thrives on pressure and has a positive upbeat attitude.

Why Move?

  • Established, stable, financially secure business.
  • Plenty of progression to be had.
  • You will be listened to and have a free creative rein.
  • You'll have support from colleagues and management for ideas and decisions.
  • Flexible working conditions.
  • Great company to have on your CV - a real eyebrow raiser.


This dynamic role comes with a competitive package that can be built around the correct candidate, there is substantial career progression to be had.

Need to know more?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jadine Huxtable on 01885 485525 or email your CV to

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Jadine Huxtable


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