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The Head of Innovation will lead our Innovation and new product development Team. This role reports into the Director Marketing and Innovation. The innovation team is charged with the responsibility of delivering 20% of the business growth in the next 5 years. This is a critical task in achieving the future growth of our business.
The Innovation team therefore plays a critical role in shaping the future of our business, delivering innovations that respond to consumer trends and reshape the choices available to our consumers.
We believe in learning quickly and adjusting our plans as we execute. This calls for constant awareness of the environment, acting on insights and implementing with precision.
As a result, we need a senior manager for innovation to lead the delivery of an exciting innovation projects. A self-motivator and a collaborator with an entrepreneurial mindset who will be a great addition to the team and who shares our beliefs.
A key part of this role is to ensure the use of creative excellence, disciplined project leadership and management in crafting new opportunities and brands from multiple start points.
The Senior Manager for Innovation will lead projects designed to deliver against our priorities, strategy and overall innovation ambition as well as influence the business with the scalability of these projects.
The role will require:
Top Five Skills & Accountabilities
Qualifications & Experience Required: