Job ref: 62928 | £40,000 - £50,000 | Worcestershire
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established and successful fresh produce business that supplies to major UK retailers.
As Technical Manager you will ensure all suppliers meet legal and safety requirements and all products adhere to the required quality to meet specification as well as safety and legality guidelines.
This is very much a customer-facing role where you will proactively manage relationships with technical counterparts for the major UK retailers.
This role also provides the opportunity to work closely with NPD; you will keep up to date with new products, packaging development etc. working closely with customers and suppliers to recommend new product initiatives.
The company would consider a variety of backgrounds; for example, you may be a customer-facing QA Manager looking for progression, or perhaps a more Senior Technical Manager who is looking for a new challenge.
- Ideally HND/degree level in a food science, food safety or food technology subject.
- Strong quality assurance/technical track record within food manufacturing.
- Experience working with major UK retailers (essential)
- Fresh produce experience highly preferred.
- Good knowledge of new product development process.
The Technical Manager job is based in Worcestershire and paying £40,000 - £50,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
The package includes 25 days annual leave as standards plus bank holidays and additional benefits.
The standard working hours are Monday to Friday, 40-45 hours per week, however some flexibility will be needed to work a weekend day if needed during peak production.
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Alternative job titles
Head of Technical | QA Manager | Quality Assurance Manager | Senior Quality Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Management Jobs | Worcestershire | West Midlands