Focus Management

Senior Technical Manager, Food Manufacturing, London

£60000 - £75000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Rachel Blinkho
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a big hitter for this Senior Technical Manager position - an ambitious and driven individual who is on the up!

This is a Senior Technical Manager opportunity with a market-leading chilled food manufacturer. You would be based at a flagship site, leading a sizeable technical function and sitting on the senior leadership team.

We are looking for a senior technical professional with extensive management experience in the UK food industry. A proven and influential leader you will have effectively managed technical functions within fast-paced food manufacturing sites. You'll be able to demonstrate how you have developed a high-performing technical team that interacts well across all business functions, driving the technical agenda aligned with the overall business strategy.

No two days will be the same in this Senior Technical Manager position. You will be visible on the factory floor empowering the teams to drive continuous improvements. You'll be working closely with retailer customers, managing site audits, supporting product launches and working on joint initiatives to improve quality and efficiencies. A key focus will be developing and coaching your team through regular reviews, joint action planning and creating a supportive yet challenging working environment.

Suitable candidates will have a Food Science (or related) degree and have built on their knowledge with regular further training, keeping abreast of all changes and developments within the food industry and technical challenges on the horizon.

This is a high profile site Technical Manager role and success in this position will lead to further progression opportunities within the group. This is a business with a great track record in developing its people and retaining its talent. If you want to join a people focused business producing high quality, innovative products, please get in touch to register your interest.

Ref RLB13531 By Rachel Blinkho

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