Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

NPD Project Manager


Job Description:

NPD Project Manager


(3+ Years Experience)



A Farnham-based manufacturing company are currently seeking an NPD Project Manager to oversee the planning, development and implementation of all NPD projects as well as being the team leader for the R&D department.

This company has established a solid commercial platform with market-leading customers and now starts an exciting phase of growth.

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive company that has ambition and does not want to stand still!


As an NPD Project Manager you will be involved in;

  • Manage multiple R&D projects from concept to production, accelerating concept to launch lead time.
  • Develop, establish, and maintain project management standards and procedures to ensure smooth running of projects.
  • Co-ordinate across multiple departments and ensure projects are kept to schedule and all stakeholders are kept up to of project status throughout.
  • As well as NPD projects, you may be called upon to provide project management support for other business process improvement projects within the company
  • Be responsible for the product lifecycle management of our entire product range.
  • Keeping systems up to date so drawings models and BOMs are consistent and accurate


The ideal NPD Project Manager will have;

  •  At least 3 years' experience of project management in an NPD environment
  • PM qualification such as PRINCE2, APM, PPM, Six Sigma etc
  • Experience of leading and mentoring a team
  • Ability to work with a range of functions to support timely delivery of projects
  • Ideally worked in a manufacturing environment


If you are looking to take on a new challenge or feel a lack of progression in your current role, then please click APPLY NOW or get in touch with Chloe Sterry at Orion to find out more!!