Technical Support Manager

Northamptonshire£30000 - £32000 per annum + good package

A pivotal role in the Technical Department in assuring the safety, quality and legality of products produced, according to the company procedures and polices.

OUR CLIENT
Is a medium sized food manufacturing business supplying chilled and frozen products to a wide range of clients across the retail and foodservice spectrum. The company is busy and focussed with a strong sense of purpose and a belief in service and business excellence that ensures strong support from its' customers

THE TECHNICAL SUPPORT MANAGER

Reporting into the Technical Manager, some of the key aspects of the role include:-
*To ensure that QA auditors are well managed and motivated and that all staff are adequately trained for the tasks they are to perform, highlighting any areas for personnel development.
*To ensure that all products are manufactured in accordance with the customer specification, policies and requirement and meets all defined quality parameters.
*To make recommendations for improvements and updates to all procedures and documents held within the quality manual, QA, factory methods and procedures.
*Ensuring that all product launch documentation is issued to relevant personnel and ensuring that whenever necessary, procedures are updated and re-issued in a controlled manner so that the up to date issues are in place.
*To manage and investigate any extraordinary incidents of non-conforming product either from organoleptic assessment, physical, chemical or microbiological contamination of finished product, in process materials, or raw materials as requested by the Technical Manager

THE CANDIDATE

In order to succeed you will be food industry experienced, ideally in a similar role with excellent people skills - able to generate confidence within the business and with customers. In this high pressure, high volume fast paced environment you will need a temperament and a skill set that enables you to manage your work volume and to have the visibility and presence within your role to support the company business plan. Naturally you will have a strong food industry background.

KANDHU FOOD SECTOR RECRUITMENT SPECIALISTS
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.
26 Nov 2012
24 Dec 2012
1211-23
Kandhu Recruitment
Technical
Food Manufacturing
Permanent