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Technical Services Manager

Jarvis Johnson
West Yorkshire
£45k - £50k per annum
Closing date
4 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Food Manufacturing

Technical Services Manager

West Yorkshire

£45k - £50k per annum


  • 30 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Pension and Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free on-site parking

A multi-national food manufacturer is looking for a Technical Services Manager for their site based in West Yorkshire.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the management of the Technical Services team, ensuring compliance to customer requirements.  

Reporting to the Head of Technical, responsibilities for the role will include:

  • Management of Technical Services team members’ day to day activities and completing inductions, reviews and refresher training. Completing team coaching and ensuring progressive learning
  • Ensuring Internal Audits are completed in a timely manner and non-conformances are actioned
  • Supplier, services, third party manufacturing & raw material approval management 
  • Management of Supplier and Customer Specifications 
  • Raw Material risk assessment and product integrity / vulnerability review and controls
  • Ensuring customers’ Artwork Approval process is adhered to
  • Management of Quality Systems 
  • The management of pest control, ensuring issues are raised and dealt with
  • Ensuring customer enquiries around raw materials issues / alerts are dealt with effectively 

Essential / Desirable skills include:

  • Must have proven track record of leading people/managing a team 
  • Previous experience of Chilled Food Manufacturing within the Technical function
  • Good working knowledge of BRC and customer requirements
  • Experience with retailers

The Company:

  • Innovation-led, future-facing approach to deliver the perfect solutions for customers
  • Strong growth and investment plans with a focus on sustainability
  • Sites across Europe covering a wide range of food products for manufacturing, catering and retail.

The working hours for the role are Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week. The salary is £45k - £50k per annum plus an excellent benefits package. 

If you are interested, please respond AS SOON AS POSSIBLE quoting reference number JJ-P4859 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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