Technical Manager – Food Manufacturing
Based in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
One of the world’s leading producers of high quality fresh and prepared fruit are currently looking for an accomplished Technical Manager at their Wisbech site in Cambridgeshire. This is a pivotal role within the business. You would take full responsibility for the technical department and its team, providing innovative and cost-effective technical solutions to meet the demands of customers and exceeding performance targets.
You will be accountable for maintaining and improving standards of GMP appropriate to a quality food manufacturer, representing the company with both external and internal customers by developing and improving existing and new relationships, including robust cross-functional links. You would also be expected to maintain hygiene, food safety and Health & Safety standards, conduct regular audits to ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements,
The ideal candidate for the role will hold a formal scientific qualification, preferably to Degree level, a Food Hygiene Certificate to advanced level and HACCP certification, and must have a proven track record in technical services within a short shelf-life production environment. Good auditing skills/experience will also be required. Commercially and financially astute, with sound business judgment, you have a sound grasp of the commercial impact of your own decision-making.
You will be a confident, self-motivated and well organised individual with excellent attention to detail as well as the ability to manage multiple priorities effectively. Excellent communication and influencing skills will also be required as will good IT skills.
A global leading vertically integrated producer and marketer of high quality fresh and prepared fruit. For more than 100 years the brand has forged a reputation for quality, freshness and reliability that is second to none. Offering a competitive package including Life Assurance, PHI and a Group Personal Pension Plan, with a matching employers contribution, this is a great chance to make an impact within a global market-leading business.
To apply for the Technical Manager role please forward us a copy of your CV quoting reference DLM06.
The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Technical Manager, Manufacturing Manager, QA Manager, Quality & Technical Manager, Operations Manager.
The position will suit candidates based in: Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Spalding, Holbeach, King’s Lynn, Downham Market, March, Ely, Chatteris.