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Technical Manager

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Devon (Hybrid Working)
£42,000 - £45,000 + Benefits
Closing date
17 Jun 2022

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Technical Manager

£42,000 - £45,000 + Benefits
Devon (Hybrid Working)
Chilled Food
Job ref: 8159

The company

This role is working for an international chilled food business which supplies high-quality products to food manufacturers, foodservice and retail customers.

About the Technical Manager job

Support the Senior Technical Manager in the day-to-day management of the UK technical department to ensure compliance with product safety, authenticity, legality, and quality.

Key tasks:

  • Manage the product approval process.
  • Organise, coordinate, and attend customer visits and audits to supply partners.
  • Completion of QAS for customers.
  • Management of the technical team.
  • Monitor supplier technical performance through audits, SAQ, visits and other methods of review
  • Artwork checks for legal and specification compliance.
  • Plan and manage BRC and customer audits.
  • Management of samples and product testing
  • Review, maintain and develop the HACCP, QMS and TACCP/VACCP systems.
  • Register, investigate, and contest (where applicable) customer complaints.
  • Completion and execution of routine supplier and new supplier audit program.

Skills & experience required for the Technical Manager job

The role would suit an experienced food industry Technical Manager, or you may be a Quality Manager / Quality Systems Manager looking for progression.

  • Ideally educated to a degree level in food science, food technology, or related scientific subject.
  • Strong food manufacturing technical/quality assurance track record.
  • Excellent communication and customer liaison skills.
  • Product background in high-care, chilled food is essential.
  • Ideally qualified in HACCP, Food Safety, Food Hygiene and Lead Auditor.
  • Flexibility to travel both national and international as required to visit customers and suppliers.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in Devon and is paying £42,000 - £45,000 according to your experience.

The package includes company and individual performance bonus, pension scheme and 25 days of annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing with years of service).

The standards working hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5.30 pm, however some flexibility is available. You can also work at home 1-2 days per week.

How to apply

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Alternate job titles

Head of Technical | QA Manager | Quality Assurance Manager | Senior Quality Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Management Jobs | Food Safety Jobs 


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