Technical Manager

South West / South Central
29 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Manager

Job ref: 60783 | £40,000 | South West / South Central

The company

Established for nearly 40 years, the business is today recognised as one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of chilled and frozen foods. Great care and attention is taken with the supply of raw materials; sourcing only from BRC accredited suppliers, who match their own exacting standards, have a full understanding of their requirements, and those of their customers.

The job

As Technical Manager, you will be responsible for the direction of the technical team and implementing the company’s technical strategy incorporating legal compliance to all current legislation. You will also be responsible for the achievement and maintenance of certification against a recognised standard and the ongoing development, implementation and auditing of the QMS at the site. You will instigate all necessary training to maintain and develop the team’s competency & abilities, manage customer complaint investigations & reports, drive HACCP and ensure monthly meetings are a key part of the future business plus manage the hygiene team’s KPIs. This role presents the opportunity to be the front line technical representative for the business with customers and other external bodies.

Your experience

You will be an extremely driven and passionate individual and hold a good track record of working in a technical management role within the food manufacturing industry (bakery product background highly desirable). You will preferably have experience working directly with major retailers with a sound knowledge of their requirements and standards. You will also have knowledge of QMS plus current and incoming food safety legislation. A holder of a food science / technology related degree and is also essential.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in the South West / South Central region and is paying £40,000. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Victoria Holyoake, quoting job reference 60783.

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