Technical Manager (c/o Atkinson Page)

Cambridgeshire/East Anglia
High Base Salary, Car Allowance + Executive Package
07 Nov 2012
07 Dec 2012
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Technical Manager
High Base Salary, Car Allowance + Executive Package
Cambridgeshire/East Anglia
Ref: 7122A

Once you get a taste of the excitement and challenges offered by this role, then we’re sure you will agree that this is the best career move you ever made. It is an excellent opportunity to join a multi-national company who manufacture and distribute premium products to all the major multiples throughout the UK and Europe. This is a time of real change where you will be expected to use your management skills and experience to challenge the culture and implement the changes necessary to succeed

With multiple sites in the UK, this business provides high quality, short shelf life, chilled food products to the UK’s leading retailers and foodservice businesses.  Excellent customer relationships through the delivery of innovative solutions has enabled continued growth coupled with planned facility and product offering expansion.

You will have technical responsibility to implement and lead a site quality team in a key factory.  Using your skills to ensure the correct specifications and highest quality standards are met through robust quality practices will be essential.  This will include being audit ready to customer accreditation and BRC requirements and compliant with the latest food safety regulations.  As the Technical Expert on site you will be able to work in partnership with operations, ensuring and promoting best practice.  The ability to provide clear departmental leadership in order to deliver a focused, self-managing and highly competent technical team will be crucial as is the ability to react and proactively plan for the technical demands that arise as the site grows.

With technical experience in a food environment, you will have broad technical skills and be able to demonstrate an enthusiastic approach to your work.  Experience of audits and retail customers is essential.  You can calmly react to unexpected business demands and are able to motivate your team to achieve high standards. Your ability to switch between hands on technical needs to site strategy will be crucial as will your effectiveness as a member of the site leadership team.

Please apply, preferably by email, with CV and salary details quoting ref 7122A  to Atkinson Page Ltd, Baildon Mills, Baildon, BD17 6JX Telephone (01274) 592372 Fax (01274) 598564