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Head of Technical

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Head of Technical

  • Location:

    Preston

  • Sector:

    Food, Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Luan Harrison

  • Job ref:

    LH 17827

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Head of Technical / Lancashire

Competitive

We are working exclusively with Huntapac Produce, a fourth-generation family-owned business established in 1942, who are leading provider of high-quality root vegetables, brassicas, and salads to major UK supermarkets.

At Huntapac, they take pride in having a strong management team and consistently high standards. As a key player in the produce industry, they maintain their commitment to quality and sustainability while adapting to market changes.

The role

In a dynamic produce environment, the Head of Technical will ensure compliance with customer and regulatory standards, enforce company rules and procedures, and provide support to the Technical Director. The role involves coordinating the technical team, leading industry compliance, engaging with retail partners, and supporting sustainability initiatives.

Key Requirements:

Experience: Ideally, you will have fresh produce experience, but candidates from a food manufacturing background are also encouraged to apply.

Retail Experience: Proven experience working with the top 5 retailers is essential.

Relationship Building: Ability to build strong working relationships both internally and externally.

If you have the experience, skills, and passion for the fresh produce industry, and would like to be part of the Huntapac team, apply now by submitting your CV to luan@morepeople.co.uk or call for a confidential chat on 01780 480530