Northern Foods has appointed Lynsey Hurst to the position of brand manager.

Hurst joins from Kellogg where she was customer marketing manager for innovation. She will focus on growth in the frozen pizza market and the brand position of Goodfella's brands Deeply Delicious and Delicia.

Northern Foods has also appointed Rebecca Unwin as assistant brand manager. She joins from Nichols where she held the role of international sales and marketing assistant.