Technical Manager (Dual site)

Technical Manager (Dual site)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £58000 - £68000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sara Frith

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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A major FMCG food manufacturer is currently seeking a Technical manager to be accountable for the development and implementation of a robust technical, food safety & quality strategy. Reporting to the Site GM you will be responsible for 1 main site plus an overview of two others, working with key stakeholders including key retail and customers to ensure the operations and activities are credible and meet with the legal and regulatory requirements as well as customer and industry standards in Food Safety & Quality Management. Liquid fill, dairy or blow moulding knowledge will be deemed advantageous.

Technical Manager responsibilities:
  • Dual site Technical lead, customer facing with all major retailers
  • Contribute as a member of the business unit Senior Management Team
  • Ensure that Health and Safety is at the forefront of all the tasks carried out by the Technical team.
  • Responsible for the technical integrity of the manufacturing operations and the overall direction, coordination, and improvement/development of technical strategy and its alignment with the site strategy
  • Ensure that legislative, business and customer requirements are implemented / adhered to through regular checking and challenging.
  • Have direct contact with suppliers regarding any technical issues to ensure that the supplier assurance system is carried out in line with the expected / required standards and lead all Technical customer audits and visits.
  • Ensure that there is a robust HACCP system on site that maintains food safety systems
  • Work with the Technical Manager and business unit team to continually improve plant and product standards, and identify opportunities for technical innovation
  • Maintain documented quality systems that meet the legislative requirements and customer codes of practice
  • Develop and maintain the sites Allergen Management Systems ensuring compliance with customer’s requirements

You will be a Head of Technical / Technical Manager used to working within a high paced manufacturing facility. You will also be customer facing with retail. Liquid fill, dairy or blow moulding knowledge will be deemed advantageous.

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