Technical Manager - Food - Manchester - £38k-£42k
My client, a rapidly growing, ambitious Manchester based food manufacturer, offer an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, passionate Technical Manager to join their team. The role will include managing a technical team whilst also being the technical face of the business and is a broad role, encompassing a wide variety of duties.
Technical Manager Responsibilities
Be actively involved in site management reviews.
Attain technical specifications for new products that are to be launched.
Implement plans for change on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis for the technical side of the business.
Be a part of the senior management team.
Communicate directly with the engineering manager and manufacturing manager.
Develop new packaging for the company
Be able to present the business in a positive manner
Talk to both customers and auditors on a daily basis
The ideal Technical Manager
Food Science related degree
Technically credible and up to date
HACCP, auditing, food safety and health and safety qualifications would be advantageous
Excellent communication skills
Experience of managing a team and the different personalities within a team
Able to deal with complaints and suggestions in a calm, concise manner.
Excellent knowledge and understanding of Food Safety
Good understanding of health and safety within food manufacturing
Sound understanding of hygiene standards
A real enthusiasm for progression of a business, while driving the technical team forward
The successful Technical Manager will be rewarded with a salary of £38k - £42k, dependent on experience. The shift for the Technical Manager role will be days.
ElevateRTC are a specialist food industry recruiter. This vacancy is just one of a number of positions that we currently have available in this sector. To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. ElevateRTC are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Keywords: Food, Meat, Chicken, Poultry, Beef, Cooked Meat, Chilled Meat, Fresh Produce, Fruit, Vegetable, Salad, Ready Meals, Chilled Meals, Frozen Meals, Bakery, Ambient, FMCG, Confectionery, Dairy, Chilled Food, Frozen Food, Dairy, HACCP, BRC, Technical
Related Roles: Technical Manager, Site Technical Manager, Senior Technical Manager, Assistant Technical Manager, Quality Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, Quality Control Manager, QA Manager
Commutable From: Manchester, Bolton, Blackburn, Wigan, Preston, Warrington, Stockport, Liverpool, Macclesfield, Rochdale, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and the surrounds.