This job has expired

Technical Manager

Essex, Colchester
Closing date
15 Feb 2022

Job Details

Technical Manager | Fresh Produce | Essex


Are you an experienced Technical Manager working within Fresh Produce or Food manufacturing? If so, we'd like to hear from you.

About our Client

We are working with a leading grower and packer of fresh produce, who have a purpose-built, state of the art packhouse and High Care processing factory. They supply into leading retailers and foodservice customers 52 weeks a year and are looking to recruit a Technical Manager.

About the Role

This fantastic Technical Manager opportunity is ideal for someone wanting to lead the technical agenda for the business, working closing with the customers ensuring they always get the correct specification of product. You will have the ability to lead BRC, manage the supplier approval process, be "hands-on" on the management team and lead the technical team through coaching and mentoring. Technical management of the supply base and performance monitoring while identifying opportunities for driving technical improvement with suppliers and internally. You will be a key member of the team conducting internal auditing and site-wide compliance, managing ethical compliance for suppliers and the site.

The Ideal Candidate

For this role you will be currently working in a Technical Manager position within a fresh produce business, you will have a good working knowledge of retailer standards, knowledge of high and low-risk production, will been involved and ideally led a BRC audit, have HACCP level 3, Food safety level 3 and ideally have an internal auditor qualification. You will have excellent communication skills across the board and have a flexible approach to work.

For further information please contact Luan Harrison at MorePeople on 01780 480530 or email


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business; 

• Commercial


• Operations

• Technical

• Growing

• Agronomy

• Engineering

• Finance

• HR, Admin & IT

• Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.

Find Us
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road
United Kingdom

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert