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Product Technical Manager

Bedfordshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Opportunity to be a part of a fantastic, growing, international brand
  • Candidates must have experience in Quality Assurance at Senior or Manager level

About Our Client

My client is a very successful brand operating on an international level and specialising in the nursery sector who are looking to recruit a Product Technical Manager into their team based in Bedfordshire.

Job Description

I am recruiting for a brand based in Bedforshire who are looking for a Product Technical Manager with the below key accountablilities, along with the management of a Technologist;

Maintain overall safety and quality of the brand:

- technical compliance of all product on an international level

- working with external test houses to deliver compliant product in-line with agreed critical paths

- consider and undertake due diligence testing where applicable

- consider continual product improvement initiatives

- work directly with NPD teams (UK and China) to ensure products in development will be compliant with

all relevant standards in all territories

- develop and maintain QC procedures for UK and Far East QA teams

- undertake risk assessments on NPD and existing products when faults identified

- undertake fault analysis and implement change accordingly

- Manage ongoing testing programme in-line with the business's test procedures and country specific requirements

Communication Material:

- manage the technical photography required for all instruction manuals

- develop and deliver all new product instruction manuals, labelling and packaging

Customer support:

- produce detailed information to support sales and customer services teams on quality initiatives

- customer complaint & technical reports

- undertake technical reports and product inspections

- deal with external bodies including Trading Standards when required

- management of recall procedure

The Successful Applicant

I am recruiting for a brand based in Bedfordshire who are looking for a Product Technical Manager who;

  • is currently operating at a Technical Manager or established Senior Technologist level
  • ideally, has experience in nursery or children's product
  • has experience working with hard goods product
  • is experienced working with a far eastern supply base
  • is commercial in approach and strong in product development

What's on Offer

According to experience