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Technical Manager

Silven Recruitment Limited
Up to £40000 per year
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

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Technical Manager for Leading Food Manufacturing Company in Cornwall

Location: Cornwall, UK
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Working Hours: Monday - Friday

Are you an experienced Technical Manager with a passion for innovation in food manufacturing? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where you can work closely with sales and commercial teams? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Our client, a prominent food manufacturing company based in Cornwall, is seeking a talented and driven Technical Manager to join their team. This role is not focused exclusively on the quality function but requires collaboration across various departments, particularly with the sales and commercial teams.

Key Responsibilities:

  • New Product Development (NPD): Lead and manage NPD projects, ensuring that new products meet the highest standards of quality and innovation.
  • Cross-Department Collaboration: Work closely with the sales and commercial teams to align technical aspects with market demands and business objectives.
  • Quality Assurance: Oversee the quality management system, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Technical Leadership: Provide technical guidance and support to the production team, driving continuous improvement and operational excellence.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure all products comply with relevant food safety regulations and standards.


  • Experience in Food Manufacturing: Proven experience in a technical management role within the food manufacturing industry is essential.
  • Technical Management Experience: Strong background in managing technical teams and projects.
  • NPD Background: Experience in new product development within the food industry is highly desirable.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across departments.
  • Problem-Solving Abilities: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a proactive approach to challenges.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum, commensurate with experience.
  • Professional Growth: Opportunities for career development and advancement within a growing company.
  • Collaborative Environment: A supportive and dynamic workplace where innovation and teamwork are valued.
  • Location: Based in the beautiful region of Cornwall, offering a great work-life balance.

If you are a motivated Technical Manager with a background in food manufacturing and a passion for new product development, we would love to hear from you. Join our client's team and contribute to their continued success and growth.


The Silven team is full of passionate, committed and personable people, who have built their careers recruiting into their specialist markets.

We’ve developed many long standing client and candidate relationships along the way; mainly because we delight in helping companies to realise their plans and in assisting candidates to advance their careers.

If you are a client or candidate seeking advice and a service based on experience and knowledge of your market, we’d love to hear from you. Contacting us could be the best thing you do today.

Company info
0845 0036872
Clarence House
4 Clarence Street
Greater Manchester
M2 4DW

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