Product Development Officer at Chi Farms Limited


  • TGI Nigeria Ltd has the mandate to focus on highly competitive & growth intensive sectors: Culinary, Condiments & Other Packaged Foods.
    The company has been assigned to design a fundamentally robust FMCG business model – based on the principles of Insight Driven Strategic Marketing and grounded on an efficient Sales, Distribution and Logistic inf…

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    Product Development Officer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 3 – 5 years
    • Location Ogun
    • Job Field Manufacturing&nbsp

    Location: Ileke, Ogun

    Job Responsibilities

    • Determines customer’s needs and desires by specifying the research needed to obtain market information.
    • Recommends the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements, appraising new product ideas and/ or product or packaging changes.
    • Assesses market competition by comparing the company’s product to competitors’ products.
    • Provide sources data for product line communications by defining product marketing communication objectives.
    • Obtains product market share by working with sales director to develop product sales and strategies.
    • Assesses product market data by calling on customers with salespeople and evaluating sales call results.
    • Provides information for management by preparing short term and long-term product sales forecasts and special reports and analysis; answering questions and requests
    • Facilitates inventory turnover and product availability by reviewing and adjusting inventory levels and production schedules.
    • Brings new products to the market by analyzing proposed product requirements and product development programmes; preparing return-on-investment analysis; establishing time schedules with engineering and manufacturing
    • Introduces and markets new products by developing time integrated plan with sales, advertising, and production. Contributes to determining product pricing by utilizing market research data; reviewing production and sales costs; anticipating volume; costing special and customized orders.

    Essential Job Requirements

    • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science and Technology or other relevant discipline.
    • 3- 5 years of work experience in Product development from a Food manufacturing industry
    • Excellent planning and organizational skills
    • Excellent verbal and writing/reporting skills
    • Strong ability to manage and coordinate product development
    • Strong strategic orientation, leadership, interpersonal, analytic and problem solving skills.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: using “Product Development Officer” as the subject of the mail.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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