Here at Futures, we are pleased to be working exclusive with a leading food manufacturing in the Pontefract area.
Due to our client securing a new long term contact, they are looking to appoint a Technical Manager to take full responsibility over the technical function and report directly to the Managing Director. This will be a challenging yet rewarding role so they are looking for a proactive ‘hands on’ leader who can drive positive change and manage the relationships with key external stakeholders. Reporting into the Managing Director, you will take the lead in developing and communicating a quality focused culture. You will ensure that all staff understands the importance of food safety and quality systems and their individual contribution.
Key Responsibilities of the Technical Manager:
Take full responsibility for the quality systems and drive them forwards.
Liaise regularly with their retail customers.
Highlight any opportunities for improvement in systems and recommend corrective actions.
Control the quality of raw materials and finished goods.
Continually review and improve plant procedures.
Maintain appropriate sample recall systems and make checks as necessary.
Investigate and report on quality related non-conformance.
Provide QC reports/reviews.
Previous experience for the Technical Manager role.
Experience gained in a Technical management role.
Proven experience in implementing and maintaining a quality culture.
A confident and logical approach along with excellent communication and influencing skills.
Experience gained in a food manufacturing site highly desirable.
Proven experience in change management and coaching.
HACCP qualifications and knowledge of BRC.
Experience relating to legislative bodies
Why work here?
Do you want to grow with the business? This company will invest in you and the opportunity will be there for you to develop and progress in your career. Do you want to work for a highly successful company? If you are answering Yes to these questions then this is the role for you.
The salary for this role includes a good pension along with other benefits.
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