Technical Manager - Fresh Produce / Retail
A market leader in their sector, our Client is an established and highly regarded Fresh Produce Importer & Supplier to the major multiples. We currently offer an excellent opportunity to join the business at an exciting time of growth, as Technical Manager.
The role of Technical Manager role will report to the Head of Technical and will work across the supply of vegetable products to specific retail customers, working with the growers/suppliers to ensure the smooth flow of product supply.
The role will be responsible for;
Technical management of a key Retail Customer.
Technical management of supply base overseas
Clear interpretation, communication and implementation of customers’ policies on technical, ethical, social and environmental matters.
Technical aspects of product development plan including timely, accurate and successful product launches.
Fresh Produce experienced individual, ideally working with Vegetables
Confidence to manage suppliers overseas as and when necessary
Previous management of retail accounts / Tesco exposure preferred, with other retailers beneficial
Knowledge of BRC, HACCP, dealing with product specifications, and quality standards
Salary; The salary available is flexible, and would suit an individual currently working in a technical capacity, who has been interfacing with suppliers & customers, and is now seeking a role with more responsibility, or a more experienced technical individual who is seeking a new challenge & rewarding role.
There will be some travel involved, so an element of flexibility is key.
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Customer Technical Manager / Technical Account Manager / Technologist on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration to email@example.com