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Technical Manager

Jarvis Johnson
circa £50k per annum plus company car
Closing date
26 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Food Manufacturing

Technical Manager

Nottinghamshire / Hybrid – some UK / International travel

c. £50k per annum plus Company Car


  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Company car scheme
  • Subsidised electric charge point access on site
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Technical Manager for an established International Food Business for their Nottinghamshire site, office / field based with Hybrid working. Working closely with other departments, and with customers and suppliers (UK and internationally) to manage the supply base and customer expectations.

Reporting to the Technical Director, responsibilities for the role will include:

  • Managing and maintaining the supplier approval process and database
  • Reviewing supplier self-assessment questionnaires and other supporting documents
  • Managing / conducting audits of suppliers
  • Supporting the QA Manager with the company BRC certification
  • Managing key customer relationships, being the main Technical point of contact
  • Managing escalated complaints and handling complex customer queries

Essential / Desirable skills include:

  • Experienced Technical Manager, ideally with a Food Manufacturing background 
  • Managing customer and supplier relationships 
  • Experience of customer / supplier auditing would be an advantage

The Company:

  • Established, growing International Food Business 
  • Supportive environment, well resourced Technical Team
  • Excellent customer service with attention to detail 

The working hours for the role are Monday to Friday, office / field based with Hybrid working and some UK / International travel. The salary is circa £50k per annum plus Company Car and an excellent benefits package. 

If you are interested, please respond AS SOON AS POSSIBLE quoting reference number JJ-P4857 with an updated CV, an indication of your current salary and your availability. 



Jarvis Johnson is a Specialist Recruitment and Interim Management Agency, set up by Technical Managers and “Placing Technical First” for the Food Manufacturing Industry.

We have a total database of over 6,500 candidates within our specialist areas of Technical, Quality and NPD, built up over the last 20 years.  

We identify candidates with specialist experience, seeking referrals from influential candidates within the market, combined with advertising on Food Industry specific and generalist job boards as well as searching external databases and our very wide LinkedIn Network.

We truly believe in building strong relationships with both our candidates and clients and we go the extra mile to find candidates who really fit in terms of experience, skills and personality/ culture fit.

If you’re an Interim Manager who wants to be notified on upcoming assignments or you are looking for a new permanent role and want to be kept updated on new vacancies then please email an updated CV together with location and remuneration details to 

If you are representing a Food Company and want to find out more about our Recruitment / Interim Management  services then please email  for a copy of our Terms of Business or call 01302 366967 to speak to our ex-Technical Manager Managing Director, Lisa Johnson


Company info
01302 366967
70-72 Nottingham Road
NG18 1BN
United Kingdom

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