Lead Technical Manager

23 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead Technical Manager

Job ref: 60482 | £55,000 | London

The company

You will be working for a leading provider of innovative food solutions, working with retailers, food service companies and food manufacturers. As well as developing and delivering food solutions, the business also supports its partners through market research, consumer trend analysis, marketing and public relations.

The job

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious self-starter to develop and further improve the technical capability and contribute to strategy at a senior management level. Your role as LTM will be to drive and support product safety and quality assurance within the business and ensure an effective cascade to contracted partner manufacturing sites. You will act as a centre of knowledge and excellence on matters of food quality, safety, science/technology & due diligence, lead and develop the individuals within the technical team, actively participate in the product development (NPD) process, deliver and maintain any third party direct accreditation standards plus oversee a food safety and quality management system that facilitates monitoring and compliance with BRC, legislative and all customer technical standards at supply partners.

Your experience

We are looking for a passionate and driven individual with a strong technical management track record in food manufacturing, experience of working with poultry or protein based products is essential. You will also have leadership and influencing skills and have proven technical knowledge. You are comfortable defining technical strategy and contributing to wider business planning plus the ability to implement and understand food industry and customer standards at the highest level.

More details

The Lead Technical Manager job is based in the London region and is paying £55,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Lead Technical Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, victoria@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 60482.

What happens next

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.