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Head of Technical

B3 Jobs Ltd
West Midlands Region
up to £55,000
Closing date
30 Nov 2020

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Head of Technical

Job ref: 62703 | up to £55,000 | West Midlands

The company

This job is working for a well-established, family business which supplies fresh, chilled food products to the UK major multiples.

The business has steadily built a solid reputation for excellent product quality and service and is now looking for an individual with a depth of technical expertise to join their senior management team.

The job

As Head of Technical, you will have overall responsibility for all food safety, technical, and health & safety matters pertaining to all food production operations within the company and associated sites.

Core duties:

  • Manage, review and update the quality management system
  • Monitor and ensure all customer technical needs are consistently met
  • Maintain an awareness of current and future legislation changes - communicating and implementing any necessary changes throughout the business
  • Manage the customer complaints process
  • Liaise with local and central government agencies as required
  • Maintain and ensure compliance to third party accreditation including BRC and customer COP’s
  • Own and manage the company HACCP & allergen management systems

Your experience

You will have a strong technical/quality assurance management track record within the food manufacturing industry – a background of working within fresh, raw or cooked meats production is essential.

You will have excellent working knowledge of customer requirements, BRC standards, HACCP, QMS and food safety.

An experienced team leader, you will have a strong focus on customer need and have UK retailer knowledge.

A full UK driving licence is preferred as you may be required to travel between the company’s sites.

More details

The Head of Technical job is based in the West Midlands region and is paying up to £55,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Head of Technical job, please click the Apply button.

What happens next?

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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 our consultants have considerable recruitment experience so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

Technical Manager | Food Technical Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Management Jobs | West Midlands


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, covering all disciplines both permanent and interim, from graduates to MD’s, our core values are always:

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