CPA Recruitment - Technical Jobs

Senior Technical Manager

Paris France
02 Oct 2018
02 Nov 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Senior Technical Manager

Paris with International Travel

£attractive + package

Our client is seeking a Senior Technical Manager to lead several food safety streams. The candidate will be working in an international environment in close collaboration with Senior Quality Directors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead several Technical Working Group projects to deliver on mandates set by the Board of Directors.
  • Select relevant representatives from member companies for each work stream, ensure their continuous engagement (e.g. webinars, conference calls.)
  • Systematically liaise with the Working Group Chairs and board liaisons before and between the meetings to ensure timely delivery of objectives.
  • Coordinate meeting planning, communication and report writing.
  • Manage global stakeholder consultations (certification bodies, CPOs, non-profit/NGOs…).
  • Help to identify relevant tasks to be proposed for new Technical Working Groups.
  • Management of the benchmarking process

Person Profile:

  • Degree in food related discipline (food science, food technology).
  • Previous experience working within the Food safety industry.
  • Direct experience performing third party audits is desirable.
  • • Lead Auditor and HACCP training course.
  • Experienced in engaging with a wide range of stakeholders, including companies, standard bodies, international organisations and governments.
  • A strong team player, able to take initiative and work autonomously in a collaborative environment
  • Ability to deliver objectives on time. Analysis and decision-making capabilities.
  • Fluent in English with excellent oral and written communication skills