Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Senior Technical Professional, London

Location: South East and London

County / State: London

Job type: Permanent

Category: Technical

Reference: RLP15140a

Consultant: Rachel Parkin

Start date: Asap

Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per annum plus Package


Ambitious and talented senior Food Technical professional wanted to join a market-leading innovative food business.

Job Description

We are looking for a high-achieving individual for this senior technical management role in the food industry. This is a high profile role working as part of an industry-leading technical team within a food business renowned for its product quality and innovation.

You will be responsible for managing food safety, quality and technical standards within the supply base; working collaboratively with suppliers to drive quality improvements. We are looking for a proven track record of success in senior technical management roles within food manufacturing or retail. Passionate about food you'll use your technical expertise and innovative thinking to support first to market NPD plans.

Suitable candidates will be at least degree qualified or equivalent, Food Science or similar, with evidence of continued professional development and awareness of latest industry issues. Ideally you will have worked across a range of product categories, including high risk/high care manufacturing. You'll have thorough knowledge of HACCP, BRC and UK retailer technical standards and be adept at imparting your expertise to people at all levels.

To succeed in this role you'll need to be a highly influential individual, a clear communicator who makes logical decisions and remains calm in a crisis. You'll forge effective, collaborative and professional relationships with internal stakeholders and suppliers. This is a permanent, full-time London based role with frequent travel to suppliers.

If you fit the bill and would like to join a highly respected food business; be part of an industry leading team and work on pioneering technical initiatives, apply today to be considered.

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REF. RLP15140a By Focus Management

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