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Technical Manager

Zest Recruitment
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
28 May 2024

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Contract Type
Logistics, Supply Chain, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

An exciting opportunity with a business that is established in their field, continuously drives for excellence, a reputation for positive people culture and as for the products they are delightful too!

If you are a hands on technically strong and commercially savvy candidate with solid knowledge of the food industry plus the characteristics to engage at all levels, confident communication skills, working with suppliers, customers and internal stakeholders - here is a new role for you!

Experienced internal and external auditing, customer and supplier relationships, collaborating with Operational and NPD teams, the skills you possess will add value and be a real asset to the mechanics of the brand and the ability to adapt in a fast moving environment.

The key responsibilities will include:
* Supplier engagement and relationship management
* Assess Technical Projects, Raw Materials process and devise robust procedures
* Ensuring high standards of compliance and food safety is delivered
* Review of complaints and working closely with suppliers and customers
* Analysing trend results, quality non conformances, and effective management of raw material improvement standards
* Collaborating with stakeholders such as NPD process' and trails
* KPI reporting and data management
* Collaborating with stakeholders across the business

Good communication and organisation skills are vital for this role in order to liaise with teams across the business at all levels,
suppliers and customers.
Must have current experience of Food Manufacturing with Technical/Quality Assurance, Supplier Assurance,
BRCGS and HACCP/Food Defence.
Retailer, Agents and Brokers or Storage and Distribution exposure will be advantageous as well as management experience.
Food Science/Food Technology/Nutrition related degree is desirable
BRC Lead Auditor qualiification required

If you feel this opportunity is for you and you meet the above criteria then click apply - alternatively you can send through your C.V to Natasha or phone 01780 483 999.

As you know over here at Zest we like to do things properly and always want to keep you, the candidate in the loop. Applying to this 'one of a kind' role you give Zest permission to hold your information. If you want to know more about how Zest look after your personal information please visit our privacy policy on the website


A recruitment company where every job counts.

We understand that recruitment companies often get a bad press. So, here at Zest we are bringing a refreshingly new and different approach to food and drink manufacturing recruitment. Unlike others we aim to be the recruitment company that makes sure it can be counted on at every step of the recruitment journey: every person, every job, every time.

Zest specialise because you do, and our team are dedicated to the following areas:

  • Technical & quality
  • NPD
  • Operations & production
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Senior Appointments
  • Hygiene
  • Interim
  • Graduates

Our aim is simple, to link talented individuals with talented businesses, and we achieve this by taking a structured and industry leading approach to every step of the process.

Zest, where every job counts. 

Company info
01780 483999/ 011732 52999
Lincolnshire/ Bristol

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