Site Technical Manager

Cornwall£50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent package incl relocation

Great career move for a technical manager with significant experience in the meat sector

A leading processor of meat products.

Take responsibility for all site technical activities, some of which include:-

*Coaching of the Site Technical team, setting clear objectives to satisfy the customer
*Develop and maintain internal relationships with peers in other disciplines to enable cross functional co-operation
*Develop and communicate suitable solutions to ensure effective implementation and compliance to new standards/COP's
*Lead drive and provide hands on support to conduct technically challenging investigations of processes and root cause analysis.
*Conduct other reasonable tasks allocated to support functioning of the Site Technical department
*Audit and support site to achieve the requirements of customer codes of practice. Facilitating the rollout of shared learning and best practice
*Continual improvement of Food Safety, legality and Quality.
*Pro-actively investigate trends
*Conduct investigations
*Driving 'innovation' in technical processes and quality/food safety control points through alignments to customer critical quality requirements and their key product compliance KPI's.
*Drive key performance metrics internally and externally with robust action plans to achieve agreed targets. Key customer Technical contact championing compliance

We're looking for a very specific skillset for this role:-

*BSc. Food related subject / or science degree with relevant food experience
*Full driving license
*Chilled food industry experience
*Proven management capability in a Technical, QA or Process Development function
*Experience working with Technical representatives of major retailers
*Relevant factory audit experience and / or qualification
*Formally HACCP trained
*Appropriate training in food legislation
*Relevant raw materials knowledge
*Ideally advanced food hygiene qualified
*Computer literate in all Microsoft packages
*Meat processing knowledge particularly curing
*Processing requirements of fresh and cured meat products
*Microbiology effecting meat and meat products

If this job is of interest and you would like to investigate this further, apply TODAY!!!

Kandhu are a leading food sector recruiter - established in 2003 and focusing on Permanent and Interim roles from Technical, NPD and Production through to Supply Chain, Engineering, Sales and Marketing. PROFESSIONAL RECRUITMENT SERVICE GUARANTEED.
17 Oct 2012
14 Nov 2012
Kandhu Recruitment
Food Manufacturing