This is an exciting chance to work for an entrepreneurial food brand - with health at the top of their agenda, they are making waves across numerous categories. They are now seeking a proactive Technical Manager to ensure the safety, quality and legality of their products as well as support the innovation of new products.
Reporting to the Head of Product, this is a really diverse position where you will be involved in managing the technical & quality standards of the company’s product ranges. The role will encompass legislative and regulatory responsibility for products and you will be the brand’s quality guardian, working closely with co-manufacturing partners to keep products at the highest of standards; investigating and resolving any quality issues. You will also scope out potential new manufacturing partners to support with new product development.
You will work cross-functionally with marketing, innovations and operations to support product development. You will form and maintain amazing relationships with key stakeholders to continue to achieve customer satisfaction and product excellence. You will ensure the integrity and values of the brand are championed throughout every aspect of your role.
We are looking for an outstanding Technical Manager or a very talented Product / Quality technologist with a Food Science / Technology qualification who has previous experience of working in a similar role. Dairy or plant based experience would be amazing but not essential. Ideally you will have experience of working with 3rd party / co-manufacturing partners and thrive in a fast paced environment where you can juggle everything under the technical umbrella.
You will need excellent communication, stakeholder management, planning and organisational skills along with the ability to make a positive impact in this ambitious business. In addition you’ll be adept at managing multiple projects, be detail conscious and have a structured approach in order to keep up with the pace of business growth.
So if you’re looking to apply your technical knowledge with a growing food brand where you have the opportunity to maximise your potential in a diverse role, then we’d love to hear from you. Apply now or call Kimia on 0345 2600 737 for more information.
Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.
Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.