Technical Manager

Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Oct 2019
Closes
15 Nov 2019
Ref
160193
Contact
Manaba Myeni
Function
Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Eden Scott's client is a renowned food manufacturer in Edinburgh. They are looking to add a Technical Manager to the team. As Technical Manager, you will report directly to the Operations Director and will play a key role in implementing and driving the technical strategy for the business.



Key accountabilities include:



· Ensuring our full product range manufactured on site is to the agreed customer standards and specifications



· Managing the Technical and Quality Standards - maintaining product quality, legality, authenticity and safety



· Managing the sites pre-requisite programmes - HACCP, TACCP, Internal Audits, Customer Specifications, NPD, Pest Control, Supplier Approval, Supplier Services, Hygiene and Training



· Being responsible for all customer and regulatory site audits whilst engaging and developing relationships - BRC, Customer Audits, SEDEX, Plan A



· Ensuring that the site meets all labelling law along with legal compliance of all food directives



· Managing staff KPI's whilst acting as a figurehead for change and improvement and promoting a technical culture across the site



Skills, knowledge and experience required:



In addition to the below-listed criteria, you must have a Technical Management background from within the food sector, have extensive experience in HACCP, quality management systems, retailer experience and ideally be educated to degree level within a food discipline.



* Minimum of five years experience, working within similar roles in the food industry



* Experience of managing a team and influencing managers and colleagues



* Strategic knowledge of running a technical team



* Departmental budget control experience



* The experience of working with the major retailers and knowledge of internal and external audits.





Don't miss out on this opportunity. If this is the role for you apply. For more information get in touch with Manaba Myeni on 0131 550 1128

If you feel that this role is not what you are looking for but are interested in other roles please register your CV on our website www.edenscott.com



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