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Technical Manager

b3 jobs
£50,000 - £55,000
Closing date
4 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Development, Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Technical Manager

£50,000 - £55,000
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8707

The company

This company is a leading importer and supplier for the UK food sector - with 100's of products and representing numerous brands, they supply into the major multiples and also the UK wholesale market.

About the Technical Manager job

The purpose of your role will be to ensure that product quality, processing systems and factory practices are maintained at the company’s high standards.

Key tasks

  • Lead and advise the site teams on statutory regulations and company standards relating to good manufacturing practice, food safety, quality and environmental hygiene.
  • Promote and develop technical service competency and continuously challenge and improve effectiveness in order to maintain AA BRC standings.
  • Drive Food Safety culture on site.
  • Develop initiatives which enhance the manufacturing operation through reduced costs and improved quality particularly in areas such as process monitoring and control. Write up and verify product specifications.

About You

You should have good analytical skills and must have led retail audits (Morrisons, Sainsbury’s or Tesco ideally) and managed teams in the food industry within a quality / technical function.  In addition:


  • Sound BRC experience and knowledge having led audits.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • HACCP level 3 or 4 and TACCP/VACCP minimum level 2. Lead auditor training.

More details

The Technical Manager job is based in Essex and is paying £50,000 - £55,000 according to your experience.

Alternate job titles

Head of Technical | QA Manager | Quality Assurance Manager | Senior Quality Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Management Jobs | Food Safety Jobs 


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

For a full up to date list of our jobs, visit

Food Industry Graduates

If you are graduating soon and looking for your first job in food manufacturing, have a look at our Graduate Resource Hub on the b3 jobs website.

Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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