Technical Manager

Location: Walsall,West Midlands
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year

Job Title: Technical Manager
Location: Walsall, West Midlands
Salary: £30000 to £35000
Hours: Mon – Fri 06:30 – 16:30

Technical Manager

The Candidate

• 3 years + experience in a similar role ideally within a chilled FMCG environment although others will be considered.
• Food related Science qualification or time served.
• Must have worked to BRC standards
• Experience of change implementation.
• Ability to multi task.
• Computer skills – Microsoft Excel, Word (training will be given on internal systems).
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Excellent working knowledge of Food Legislation.

Technical Manager

The Role

• Directly responsible for championing Quality issues, NPD and training records.
• Maintaining BRC Grade.
• Product Specifications – Development, maintenance, and improvement.
• Develop and maintain site quality, HACCP and food safety systems and challenge Crisis Management and Product Recall procedures.
• Customer Complaints – Investigation, Communication with all customers. Monitor trends.
• Internal Technical Auditing.
• External Technical Auditing.
• HACCP / Quality Manual
• Laboratory Testing & analysis
• Industry & Government Legislation – monitor & implement.
• Product Quality – Maintain & Improve brand integrity.
• Supplier visits & audits – where required
• Evaluate product shelf life extension requests.
• Complete Customer Self-Assessment Questionnaires
• Evaluate completed Supplier Self-Assessment Questionnaires.

The Company

Our client is a market leader within the food industry. You will be working part of an enthusiastic and growing team with the opportunity to develop within this privately owned business.

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers. We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

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Contact: Philip Hardy (
Posted on website: 14/05/2018

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