Role details

Technical Manager

Northamptonshire   •   £53,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Well Estasblished Food Manufacturer
  • Exposure to Multiple Food Categories

About Our Client

This company manufacturer a broad range of food products & as a result have invested in stringent quality processes in order to ensure customer satisfaction. You have the chance to work with multiple food categories & with some of the leading food retailers.

Job Description

As the Technical Manager you will be managing a quality & technical team, leading the site technical strategy across this Northamptonshire based facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To implement the technical strategy on a day to day basis, ensuring that all technical standards, customer codes of practice & Food Safety, Quality & Legislation practices.
  • To assure food safety through an effectively managed HACCP system, which reflects best practice and current legislation.
  • To set & maintain the Technical budget and look for ways of reducing cost without compromising Technical standards.
  • To set, improve & maintain the Technical Quality Management System and look for ways of improving ways of working.
  • To lead the team to ensure accurate implementation and analysis of agreed standards.
  • To monitor all testing results and implement and corrective actions where required.
  • To interpret trends and data and advise on corrective action strategy.
  • Manage daily, weekly, monthly reporting based on appropriate internal & external KPIs.
  • To maintain quality standards of existing products and assure product safety & quality are included as part of all NPD.
  • To develop and manage continuous improvement systems.
  • Key interface with operations and NPD teams to aid launch products on time to assured quality and safety requirements.
  • To facilitate new and innovative processes and systems that improve the way products are made.
  • To ensure that hygiene practices within areas are adequate to ensure safety standards.
  • To support production to actively maintain technical standards advising on how to tackle issues that may compromise technical integrity.
  • To maintain a positive working relationship with the customer ensuring that all customer requirements are consistently met in a timely manner, providing information and accurate technical advice.

The Successful Applicant

A Technical Manager with food manufacturing experience & with:

  • Ideally a Degree or equivalent in relevant technical discipline.
  • Previous man management experience with direct responsibility for a team.
  • Direct dealing with major retailers and other customers
  • Ability to interpret technical data, ensuring accuracy and consistency.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and project management skills.

What's on Offer

Circa £53,000 - £60,000 + Benefits

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