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Head of Technical

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Head of Technical

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Food, Fresh Produce

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Luan Harrison

  • Job ref:

    LH 14958

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Head of Technical | Food Manufacturing | Scotland


Our client is a well-established leading bakery supplier serving major retailers and the foodservice sectors. With a great reputation for quality, they offer a variety of products within the ambient sector. They operate from multiple sites within the UK.

The job:

  • You will build the technical strategy for the business
  • Be the main point of contact for all technical matters
  • Ensure that Technical, food safety and quality standards are fully compliant with all legal and corporate legislation.
  • Ensure the business is always audit-ready and maintains customer and third-party accreditations
  • To lead, motivate and engage the development and quality teams to create high quality, safe, pioneering new products and continuous improvement of existing products across the product range

The candidate:

  • You will have extensive bakery experience working within a Senior Technical role within a food manufacture
  • Expert knowledge of allergens and 'free-from' products
  • Experience in managing and leading a team
  • Extensive experience with BRC and retail audit requirements (multiple retailers).
  • Sound knowledge of food legislation standards.
  • Awareness of Health and Safety legislation and regulations.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity then please contact Luan, in confidence, on 01780 480530 or email