Technical Manager

£competitive & Package
09 Feb 2018
09 Mar 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Eden Scott’s client is a leading food manufacturer who supply products to retail and food service customers within the UK, Europe, Australia and Canada.

Reporting to the Company Directors, we are recruiting for a Technical Manager who will be responsible for ensuring that all products manufactured by the company meet the safety, quality and legal requirements.  


  • Monitor and maintain the company and customer’s quality assurance systems, food safety audits and HACCP
  • Advise on food safety, hygiene, factory fabrication and food handling practices to ensure that the products are being produced in a food safe environment.
  • Ensure compliance to customer’s policies and standards and to BRC Global Standard for food safety.
  • Provide information and expertise to external customers on food safety and Quality related matters
  • Comply with customer standards and policies
  • Liaise with customer/ third part auditors
  • Complete internal auditors
  • Ensure maintenance of customer and raw material specifications
  • Liaise with production and commercial teams to ensure that products meet current legislation standards and that they are produced under methods of GMP
  • Oversee launch of new products and artwork approval system
  • Conduct supplier audits as required
  • Set team KPI’s



  • Knowledge of HACCP, BRC and retail audit requirements
  • Knowledge of food legislation standards
  • Awareness of Health and Safety legislation and regulations
  • Advanced Food Hygiene
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent decision making, problem-solving skills, interpersonal and communication skills
  • A team player
  • Self-motivated and a strong commitment to personal development

To discuss this exciting opportunity further, please contact Rosina Geraghty on 0131 550 1137 or email a CV to

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