CPA Recruitment

Technical Manager (Account)

£attractive + fully expensed car + package
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Technical Manager


£attractive + fully expensed car + package

Our client is one the largest importers of branded and own label products supplying to a number of the major multiples. They are offering a fantastic opportunity for a high calibre technical individual to step into a challenging and diverse role. 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Manage key retail accounts.
  • Build successful, positive relationships with both suppliers and customers.
  • Manage the supplier base through KPI reports; site visits and audits etc; ensuring complete compliance to customer policies
  • Deal with customer queries and technical documentation ensuring suppliers meet with customer, legal and company compliance.
  • Target any technical or quality issues regarding any products including managing audits, non-compliance and complaints.

Person Profile:

  • Possess a Food Science Degree or related qualification.
  • In-depth knowledge of ambient grocery, ideally canning processing.
  • Technical experience within a food manufacturing/retail/food service environment, ideally with knowledge of NPD Processes.
  • Understanding of BRC, ideally with some supplier auditing experience.
  • Excellent customer service skills with an ability to build positive relationships.
  • Flexibility to travel to retail head office and supplier sites globally

Ref:  FMW17897

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