Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.

Product Development Manager (Pastry & Confectionery), Bangkok, Thailand

Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.
THB 90,000 - THB 120,000 /month
Posted on 23 Feb 2021

Product Development Manager (Pastry & Confectionery), Bangkok, Thailand

Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attractive salary and benefits
  • Five working days

Job Description

Salary : 80,000 - 100,000 THB

Additional Benefits : Attractive

Company Profile

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group is recruiting on behalf of a leading confectionery company. Our respected client is seeking an experienced Product Development manager who has extensive experiences and solid background working in research and development from pastry or confectionery business to join them as the key person to manage all research and development aspects to maintain, improve, and maximize potential of new products.

Job Summary

The Product Development manager will be responsible for overall research and development activities and programs incorporating current development to improve and study the potential of new products. The main objective is to generate new product, handle R&D, oversee a team in R&D department to ensure the products are aligned with the standards and future growth of the business.

Job responsibilities

  • Manages all aspects of Product Development team to define research and development projects to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness.
  • To develop, optimize, validate, and implement new product development through bench, pilot and manufacturing scales.
  • Works interactively with Sales and Marketing teams to generate product ideas and concepts to meet business plan, expectation and to stay up to date for new trends.
  • Coordinates with production, Quality Assurance, and other related teams to ensure that products are met with the correct standards and quality measures set out in the company regulations and comply to the requirements.
  • Controls and manages manufacturing and production procedures of new products.
  • Utilizes hands-on working experience and knowledge to complete project assignment for new product development.
  • Serves as the lead on problems within the area of expertise and provide technical recommendations regarding to research and development aspects.
  • Prepares the specification sheets for new materials and products to review and update regularly as necessary.
  • Supervises and supports team members for any related tasks.
Job Requirements

  • Good command over English language, both spoken and written.
  • Multiple years of professional experience working in research and development of pastry or confectionery fields.
  • Possessed a degree in food science or equivalent.
  • Ability to think strategically to deliver the best possible outcome and to work well under pressure.
  • Strong communication skill with an excellent negotiation to negotiate supplier and transportation arrangements with contracted providers.
  • Ability to professionally communicate with all types of people and to work interactively with sales and marketing team on product improvement throughout research and development cycle.
  • Strong sense of time management, team player, leadership, and people management.

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Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview


Monroe Consulting Group is a leading provider of senior human resource capital, specialising in servicing the worlds emerging economies within the Professional Services, Technology, Industrial, Health and Consumer Goods sectors. Established in 1998, we have offices in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, China, and Vietnam.


Our brand is built around quality, professionalism, and very high ethical standards. Our Recruitment Consultants are all highly trained and work unique specialist markets which truly allows them to understand the needs of both our clients and candidates. In a world where quality attracts quality and results can be all that matter, Monroe is your committed advocate and the best external ambassador you could ever wish for.


Monroe Consulting Group has won a total of 25 international recruitment awards to include being voted Best Recruitment Company APAC 5 times, Best Overseas Operation twice and Best In-House Trainer at the Global Recruiter Awards. We also been voted Best Consultancy at The Thailand Expat Awards and Best SME at the Thailand Entrepreneur Now Awards.


"Monroe have been superb, their customer service is great. The team there respond very quickly and go above and beyond to help throughout the recruitment process. I am always impressed with the service orientation I find when I interact with the Monroe team.” People & HR Manager - FMCG

“Monroe Consulting played a big role in expanding our organization. They understand our business, our requirements, and provide good information about the market. We are very happy with the quality of the candidates they present, and exceeded our expectations in coordinating with candidates, starting from setting up the interviews, up to the closing stage. We appreciate their honesty and professionalism. We would rate the service that they provide as excellent!” HR Director - Manufacturing

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Transportation allowance, Travel allowance