Technical Services Manager

£60k - 70k per year + BENEFITS
22 Mar 2019
22 Apr 2019
Daniel Fitzsimons
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Technical Services Manager

Salary: up to £70k + excellent benefits

Location: London based // 60-70% travel involved

Are you looking to be part of a global blue chip FMCG business? Somewhere you can achieve real goals and be part of a team who strive to continue to be a market leading company.

The company:


My client is a globally known brand with several site across the UK and Europe.

My client has a stellar reputation for training and development for colleagues and with a lot of recent investment throughout the business this is an exciting time to join and be a part of this fast growing company.

The role:

  • Support colour qualifications in can manufacturing plant in their assigned region.
  • Work with vendors on new applications and or technologies
  • Evaluate submitted samples to standards, Ensure SOP is being followed at all locations
  • Update and organize regional colour standard library.
  • Track and standardize ink colours thru all locations
  • Communicate with can suppliers when colour and / or barcode standards are not met
  • Conduct can manufacture plant / warehouse audits are required.

Above are just some of the key account abilities for this role. Travel will be up to 60%/70%

The Successful Candidate

  • College degree in print or 5 years work experience in manufacturing or print colour management
  • Technical / food production degree OR RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
  • Strong technical background in packaging, labelling and canning
  • Is not colour blind! , attention to detail with a creative flare
  • Pass artwork comparison, ideally artwork experience in packaging and labelling
  • Excellent written, verbal, organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Capable of working in fast paced environments ideally within food or drink manufacturing


Ideally you will; have experience working at a senior technical level in a well-established food or drink manufacturing company. Culture is massive with this business so you must be willing to get stuck in and ultimately ‘get stuff done’!


Whilst we will always endeavour to respond to you, due to the high levels of applications we receive this isn’t always possible. If you are not contacted within 3 working days, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for this role.

Please note The Advocate Group is acting as an employment agency & business.

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