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Technical Manager

Droitwich, Worcestershire
Competitive + Benefits
Closing date
1 Jul 2022

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

Site Technical Manager
City:  Droitwich
Department:  Quality
Location:  Droitwich, GB, WR9 0LW

This could be your opportunity to further your career with an award-winning FMCG Company that’s truly entrepreneurial. We are recruiting for a Site Technical Manager at our Droitwich site, the biggest volume milk producer within our Muller Milk & Ingredients business.

Your purpose is to lead the Quality Department, ensuring adherence to customer requirements, improve product quality, drive out waste and inefficiency all whilst ensuring there is no impact on product quality, legality or safety.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Overall governance and assurance of site quality
  • Creating a culture where our people  are enabled and empowered every day
  • Creating and delivering development plan for self and team
  • Creating succession pathways both up through and across organisation
  • Enabling team to create and deliver Technical Strategy in line with group strategic direction
  • Develop high level problem solving capability and facilitation skills throughout the function (to include crisis management)
  • Responsible for creating Continuous Improvement culture and improvement opportunities for self and team
  • Creates high performance by role modelling commitment to  Operational Performance Management Systems principles
  • Accountable for implementation and overall governance of  end to end Quality Management System
  • Leads and Drives CI opportunities through team
  • Looks and encourages others to find and reduce waste, in all its forms, in everything that we do
  • Encourages others to seek out improvement opportunities within the workplace and convert to own CI projects
  • Utilises all available opportunities, enabling others to improve the way we do things
  • Collaboratively works with other  teams to improve our business
  • Supports team to demonstrate CI contribution through PDP process

Key skills and experience:

  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Leading and inspiring – coaching/mentoring
  • Experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • HACCP Level 4, Food Safety Level 4
  • Leadership experience +4 years
  • Experience of private label manufacturing within and FMCG environment
  • Lead Auditor (desirable but not essential)
  • Dairy Science (desirable but not essential)

The ideal candidate:

Someone with a minimum 4 - 5 years’ experience in FMCG is desirable.  An individual with strong leadership/stakeholder management skills, the ability to deliver change and of course, with a passion for Technical and Quality Assurance!

The Process

If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply please click the 'APPLY' button


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers. The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.

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