Technical Manager- Interim

West Lothian
19 Apr 2018
19 May 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Eden Scott are delighted to be supporting our client in the recruitment of an Interim Technical Manager. This is a new and exciting opportunity with an FMCG company who are leaders in their market. You will be responsible for instilling a culture of everyday standards including quality assurance and continuous improvement throughout the site.


As Technical Manager you will be reporting to the Group Technical Manager and be responsible for:

  • Managing and updating the Food Safety and Quality Management System
  • Ensuring company procedures, policies and systems meet requirements for customers, BRC and FSS
  • Being a key member of the HACCP team and being directly involved with implementation and review
  • KPI reporting to the management team
  • Managing internal and external customer complaints
  • Managing the Hygiene Team, internal audit schedule
  • Maintaining current accreditations including BRC
  • Leading, managing and motivating the Technical team to perform at their best
  • Leading and participating in supplier auditing where required


Experience/ Qualifications:

  • Experience in a technical management role within the food industry
  • Successfully audited to Grade (A) BRC
  • Working knowledge of Quality Systems and HACCP
  • Experience managing internal and external auditing processes
  • Track record of managing teams
  • Understand BRC Food Issue 7 Requirements
  • Understand site technical, safety, quality and legality requirements
  • HACCP Level 3
  • Intermediate Food Safety
  • Internal Auditing Qualification
  • Knowledge of COSHH
  • Strong IT skills


Application Process:

If you are interested in having an informal discussion to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Rosina Geraghty of Eden Scott directly on 0131 550 1137.

To apply please send a copy of your CV to

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