Product Technical Manager (Leading UK Retailer) (South East Flexible)
This is an exciting senior technical role within a leading UK retail food business. Hugely respected and successful, this is an amazing opportunity to join a business where high quality products are a priority. As a valid member of a highly skilled technical team, you will ensure the sourcing and delivery of great quality products through a team of technical professionals from a global supplier base.
Taking control of your product area, you will deliver all aspects of the technical plan, ensuring quality, safety, legality and supplier performance. You will work with a variety of people at all levels, including suppliers, brand support, NPD and supply chain to deliver great products of the highest quality. Driving the technical agenda for your area you will be responsible for delivering corporate responsibility targets and gaining a detailed category understanding and becoming the technical expert for certain products. A guardian to the brand and adopting a zero tolerance approach to failings of safety, legality and quality, you will be an integral part of the development process and deliver technical aspects on time including supplier approval.
To succeed in this role you will have experience operating at a senior technical level. This experience will need to be accompanied by strong commercial acumen and project management ability and then enthusiasm to work cross functionally to develop the category strategy.
To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable to firstname.lastname@example.org
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