Technical Manager | Food
Are you passionate about food and looking for the next step in your technical career?
About the Employer:
Our client is a leading QSR famous for freshly prepared, good, natural food. With a centrally located office they offer a vibrant working environment full of friendly, motivated staff and free lunch! As the right candidate they are prepared to give you a fantastic opportunity for progression and growth in your career.
About the Role:
This role will focus on the quality, safety and legality elements of inbound ingredients and finished product supply to shops. It will involve supplier and product management, implementation of technical and quality standards and providing support to shops and customer services.
The role will give you the opportunity to establish, maintain, review and continuously improve all systems, processes and standards for food safety and due diligence. The role will give you the autonomy to manage your supply base whilst dealing with quality and supply chain challenges to maintain excellent quality. There is also potential line management responsibility as part of this role.
For this role you will have drive and ambition combined with over 10 years' experience in food technical roles, a Food Technology qualification at degree level and in depth knowledge of ingredient procurement, NPD and supplier management. Experience within or supplying a major retailer would be considered an asset. Attention to detail and problem solving are invaluable skills along with the ability to juggle and prioritise a varied workload. You must have a positive attitude and outlook.
If you think this opportunity is for you, please contact Laura at MorePeople on 01780 480530 or email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference LP11009.