Key Account Technical Manager

West Yorkshire
£Attractive Basic plus Package
12 Sep 2017
12 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Our client is a leading manufacturer with sites located around the UK.  They are a well-established organisation supplying some of the UK’s leading products to the retail and food service markets.

Joining the Central Technical Team you will be a key liaison between the UK retailers/food service customers and manufacturing sites.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Holding regular technical reviews with Customer Technical Managers to ensure compliance to customer codes of practice
  • Ensure customer specifications are completed accurately
  • Packaging and artwork sign off
  • Co-ordinate and attend all technical visits
  • Reviewing customer audits and following up on corrective actions
  • Manage the quality and benchmark panelling
  • KPI reporting
  • Attend customer / supplier meetings.

The ideal candidate will have previous technical / quality experience within the food industry and an understanding of UK retailer codes of practice backed by a degree in a Food Science or related subject and experience of food legislation and general food labelling requirements. You will have excellent communication and team working skills with a strong commercial awareness.

REF: FMW17559

To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable to

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.

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