Technical Manager

£55,000 + Benefits
21 Sep 2017
21 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Our client is a leading manufacturer of high quality chilled products, supplying various B2B and Retail accounts. From one of their key facilities in the UK, based in Norfolk, they are looking to source an experienced Technical Manager in order to drive technical performance through the site whilst managing the environmental agenda.


  • Deliver the whole Technical Strategy for the site and in line with the wider business objectives, ( Manufacturing and Technical standards, Quality & Procedures, Audits, Specifications)
  • Able to conduct internal and supplier Audits
  • HACCP Team Leader & System Development
  • Keep up to date with Technical changes, changes in legislation, and food safety
  • Able to manage multiple allergens on site and associated risks
  • Management of Quality Assurance Team


  • At least 7+ years’ experience in technical food manufacturing, preferably in chilled or fresh.
  • A strong strategic technical ability together with a hands on style that can take others with then. 
  • A solid experience with customers and a good understanding of commercial
  • Totally passionate about Technical and the food industry.
  • Man Management / Supervision experience including staff training and development
  • Handling of multiple allergens and appropriate controls
  • First hand and direct experience of working with multiple major retailers including complaints management and sound knowledge on retailer systems.
  • Practical and hands-on experience in problem solving and troubleshooting

You will be a driven and passionate Technical Manager or QA Manager with experience working within a Food Manufacturing environment. The successful applicant will demonstrate through the selection process that they are not only technically capable, but someone with a good understanding of the whole production process and associated systems, logical and with a natural gravitas who is able to develop relationships with clients, suppliers, and staff alike. The role comes with an excellent salary and benefits.

If you feel you have the background required and would like to hear more please call Jonathan Russell on 0113 3202430 or email your CV to; we look forward to hearing from you.

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