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Technical Manager

b3 jobs
South East / Kent
c. £40,000
Closing date
25 Mar 2021

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Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Technical Manager

Job ref: 62790 | c. £40,000 | Kent / South East

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning manufacturer which continually strives to stay ahead of the market with product innovation.

The company can offer a varied, exciting, and rewarding career; they believe strongly in developing personnel to their fullest potential and is committed to providing learning and career opportunities.

The job

As Technical Manager, you will lead the development of the site food safety culture as well as leading the company HACCP and Internal Audit Teams.

You will be responsible for the food safety and quality assurance standards of both the low-care and high-care production facilities, including the development and maintenance of company policies, maintaining the pest control programme, supplier and raw material approval and product testing.

Core responsibilities:

  • Maintain and review the company Food Safety Policy.
  • Undertake internal audits against the Key Performance Indicators.
  • Investigate and rectify any identified non-conformances.
  • Carry out training of QC staff and Assistant Technical Manager as required.
  • Oversee customer specification files, ensuring accurate and timely completion.
  • Oversee and manage product testing schedules.
  • Review and maintain the Company Quality Assurance Manual.

Your experience

You will have a proven track record in QA/technical management within a food production environment together with excellent team leadership and motivational skills.

Ideally educated to a degree level in a food science or related subject, you will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to clearly communicate with people at all levels.

Additional desired qualifications include Food Safety, Food Hygiene, HACCP, Intern Auditor etc.

You will have a high level of initiative to be able to make prompt, clear decisions in a fast-paced environment. A driving licence is also required.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in the Kent / South East region and is paying c. £40,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly, and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All our consultants have considerable recruitment experience so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternate job titles

Head of Technical | Quality Assurance Manager | QA Manager | Quality Manager | Head of QA | Technical Manager Food Job | Food Technical Management Jobs | Food Industry Jobs | Food Safety Jobs | London


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
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  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

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