Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


Industrial Project Manager * £50,000 to £60,000 * Stevenage/London

Benefits: Good Benefits
Location: Stevenage & London
Sector: Snacks
Reference: 6571

An exciting project management role within this highly successful food manufacturing business based mainly in Stevenage with some time spent in London.

OUR CLIENT is a medium sized manufacturer of premium snack foods, supplying the Major Multiple retailers, both with branded and retailer own-label products. Their products include Crisps, Fried Snacks, Popcorn and Pot Noodle type products.

The company invests heavily in keeping its’ products exciting and in tune with consumer expectations.


Reporting to the Group Contract-Manufacturing Director you will be responsible for the implementation and management of new lines into the site. This will involve:

  • Evaluating customer requirements and co-ordinating with the relevant departments from NPD and manufacturing to Purchasing and Finance.
  • Coordinating the projects team using customer specifications in order to successfully launch products to market.
  • 5 to 10 years successful experience in industrial project management acquired in a consumer goods manufacturing company (ideally food sector) or industrial goods


Will have a strong background in project management within the food industry combined with an advanced knowledge of technical requirements. Other key skills will include:

  • Excellent communicator – additional language skills in French would be an asset.
  • An Engineering qualification would be a real advantage.
  • You will be methodical and organised.
  • Good Leadership/People Management skills.
  • To be a force for bringing forward proposals
  • Proven working experience as a Project Manager in the industrial sector

This is a great business – with ambitious plans – so if you want to join an already success team and believe you have the skill set to succeed APPLY NOW by sending your CV to gary@kandhu.com – or give Gary at Kandhu a call on 01303 271367 for an informal chat.

“Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate’s suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants.”