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Product Development Manager

$75,000 - $90,000

Concord, Ontario

Our client is a leading food manufacturing company that is looking to bring on board a talented Product Development Manager for their facility in the Concord area. In this exciting new position, you will take a lead role in idea conception to finished production. This is a great opportunity to be a key stakeholder in a growing company that invests in its employees. Please note this is on site Mon-Fri days (no remote). It will not manage direct reports.

What we are looking for you to do:

  • Research, formulation and development of new products within timelines including; basic costing, processing requirements, SOPs and specifications
  • Develop component elements to be manufactured
  • Construct new product samples
  • Manage ingredient functionality and recipe formulation within processing parameters
  • Source new and innovative ingredients
  • Prepare and present samples and specifications
  • Provide for the design and development of ingredient, product and packaging specifications
  • Develop analytic methods and control techniques for raw materials and finished goods
  • Investigate, report and make recommendations on technical issues which may impact the business
  • Provide technical support to external and internal customers (Customers, Sales, QA and Ops)


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Min 5+ years Product Development experience in food manufacturing
  • Experience with taking products through idea concept, prototyping, and commercialization
  • Private label experience ideal
  • Degree in Food Science or related science required
  • Experience communicating directly with customers


What we will offer:

  • An attractive salary, bonus, benefits, and more!
  • An amazing opportunity to grow your career with an expanding food company


If you are someone that is ideal for this position and have a passion to be part of an industry leading food company please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format – and don’t forget to include your accomplishments and achievements on your resume! We look forward to hearing from you today.

Jaimie Meisner

Jaimie Meisner

Head of Talent



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