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Technical Manager

£40000 - £50000 per annum
Closing date
5 Apr 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Technical Manager / Fresh Produce / Cambs


Are you passionate about driving quality excellence and leading teams? Are you looking for a Monday-to-Friday Technical Manager role? If so this is the role for you.

The role
  • Optimise manufacturing functions for enhanced efficiency.
  • Improve quality and yield performance.
  • Foster a high-performance workforce and promote a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Champion cost reduction and lean manufacturing initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the implementation of technical solutions to meet customer requirements.
  • Drive the Food Safety and Quality Culture plan across the site.
  • Oversee the Quality Management system to ensure product excellence.
  • Manage HACCP processes and maintain standards.
  • Conduct audits of third-party suppliers, ensuring compliance.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop continuous improvement projects.
  • Serve as the primary contact for customer interactions and visits.
  • Develop and lead internal audit systems to ensure quality and traceability.
  • Coach and develop team members to promote growth and excellence.
  • Monitor departmental performance and drive cost reductions.

Person Specification:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in QA/Technical roles within Fresh Produce.
  • Relevant qualifications including HACCP Level 3 and Internal Auditor.
  • Proficient in computer literacy and communication skills.
  • Strong numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Demonstrated behaviour aligned with company values and objectives.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. Alternatively, for a confidential chat about this exciting role, please contact Luan on 01780 480530 or or email


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.


Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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