Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Technical Director, Food Manufacturing, UK

Location: UK Wide

County / State: UK wide

Category: Technical

Reference: MDW2011

Consultant: Maneeza Williams

Start date: Asap

Salary: £80,000 - £130,000 Plus executive package


Are you currently a Technical Director? Or are you at the stage of your career development when a Technical Director role is your next logical step? If so, then we need to be talking to you on a regular basis.

Job Description

The Focus Management Consultants database of clients has global reach and covers all product categories. High risk added value chilled foods, bakery, confectionery, meat and poultry, drinks – the list goes on but they are all part of the remit. In addition, these clients could be from Manufacturing, Retail, Ingredients or Foodservice. And finally, they could be in the UK or internationally. So many options!

The food technology sector is fast moving and ever changing. That applies as much to people as it does to processes and innovation. And the market for top calibre Technical professionals is highly charged. So, many of our clients are in the market either right now or will be this year, and we need to be aware of you, your experience and career aspirations.

Are you on the Focus Management confidential database of the best Technical professionals? If not, then let’s remedy that situation immediately. If you send us your updated CV we can help you link through to our client base for suitable senior roles – either now or in the future.

Many roles at this level never get advertised, as clients working in partnership with us come to gain access to our network of food and drink specialists.

The skills we need to see include:

  • Extensive knowledge of food technology covering a variety of product categories and processes
  • Technical innovation experience
  • Quality, Food Safety, Hygiene, Health, Safety and Environment management
  • Strong involvement with NPD, Manufacturing and Commercial colleagues
  • Front line senior level customer relationship development
  • Crisis management experience
  • Strategic alignment of Technical plan to overall Business objectives
  • Team recruitment, training and development experience

At Technical Director level in today’s market you need to be a broadly based business manager. Our clients are looking for commercially aware, strategic senior Technical professionals to help lead their businesses. If that is you, then get onto our radar.

Once we have received your latest CV you will be cross-referenced against all senior Technical recruitment assignments our clients give us. If there is a match, we will contact you to discuss this immediately to see if it is of interest to you. Your CV will not be sent anywhere without your prior knowledge and approval.

Send us the latest CV as soon as possible and the registration process will be quickly sorted. From that point on you are in the mix for some of the best Technical roles in the industry.

REF. MDW2011 By Maneeza Williams

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