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Technical Manager

  • Location:

    Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Food

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jack Williams

  • Job ref:

    JW18337

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Technical Manager

Cheshire, United Kingdom

Up to £70,000

Join a market-leading manufacturer known for its excellence in food production. Their multi-factory site in Cheshire is at the forefront of innovation and quality within the industry. With a stellar technical structure and a commitment to delivering top-tier products, they are seeking a passionate and experienced Technical Manager to drive their continued success.

As the Technical Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest standards of food safety, quality, and compliance across their multi-factory site. You will lead a talented team of technical professionals, overseeing all aspects of food safety and quality assurance processes. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of cutting-edge products and uphold our reputation as a leader in the industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement robust food safety and quality management systems in accordance with industry regulations and company standards.
  • Lead and mentor a team of technical/quality specialists, providing guidance and support to drive continuous improvement and excellence.
  • Conduct regular audits and inspections to assess compliance with internal standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of technical processes with production, procurement, and supply chain operations.
  • Drive innovation and optimization initiatives to enhance product quality, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Act as a key liaison with regulatory agencies, customers, and suppliers, representing the company's technical interests and fostering strong partnerships.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Food Technology, or related field preferred.
  • Extensive experience in a technical leadership role within the food manufacturing industry, preferably across large sites.
  • In-depth knowledge of food safety standards (e.g., HACCP, BRC, FSSC), quality management systems, and regulatory requirements.
  • Proven track record of implementing and maintaining effective quality assurance programs and driving continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams towards shared goals.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail, with a passion for delivering high-quality products that exceed customer expectations.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Apply now or call Jack at MorePeople on 01780 480530,