Technical Manager – Produce

Recruiter
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£negotiable
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Ref
F5340
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

The Company

Driven by the ever-changing needs of their customers, our client is a long established and progressive leader in their sector, delivering thousands of own label products in line with their core values of innovation and integrity. They are now seeking an ambitious Technical Manager to join their team in maintaining the company’s high standards.

The Role

As the guardian of product quality your key responsibilities will include:

· Leading and developing the supplier management strategy, monitoring performance to ensure consistency and efficiency across the board.

· Developing influential relationships and engaging with your broad supply base, co-ordinating regular visits in order to deliver the best results for your customers.

· Demanding and championing the highest technical standards, adopting a zero tolerance approach to issues and non-conformances in order to uphold brand values whilst guaranteeing the accuracy of processes for products are right first time.

· Using your influence as a member of the management team to create and deliver quality improvement plans, aligning quality and technical requirements with strategic business goals whilst assuring consumer confidence in your high quality product ranges. 

The Candidate

This is a great opportunity for a confident Technical Manager brimming with initiative who can make an impact in a senior team management role. You’ll be a Technical expert with a Science qualification, exemplary experience in a food manufacturing or retail environment and a proven record of implementing technical procedures to improve product quality. Due to the breadth of categories within the role’s spectrum, experience within varied product sectors including ambient, chilled and frozen will be considered. You will have experience of leading the innovation agenda through driving quality systems and strategy for both new and existing products. You’ll also need to have excellent attention to detail and will be well practiced in organising, leading and motivating a team to achieve success. In addition you will be able to use your varied experience and skills to strategically influence the business, challenging existing practices and providing solutions to deliver outstanding results.

If you have the technical expertise and know-how to shine in this prominent position then apply now or call 0345 2600 737 for more information.

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Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.