Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Site Technical Manager, Dairy, Manchester

Location: North West

County / State: Manchester

Job type: Permanent

Category: Technical

Reference: DRB894952

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Start date: Asap

Salary: Attractive Package


This is an opportunity to transform the Technical function of a household name.

Job Description

This leading dairy business is looking for a Site Technical Manager to join its team at its Manchester facility. Processing milk based dairy products for the retail sector the role will oversee a team of Technical Coordinators, Lab Team Leaders and Lab Techs ensuring food safety and product quality is maintained. As someone who is up for a challenge will be key in delivering a Quality Strategy in line with the group’s direction. Privately owned, with a strong brand, there is a great opportunity to gain a household name on your CV and demonstrate your expertise.

The key challenges for the role are:

  • Implementing consistent Quality Systems in line with group strategy
  • Building an appropriate team structure and developing capabilities
  • Delivering technical leadership across the site

To achieve this you will be experienced in dairy, brewery or other liquid processing sectors with a strong grasp of HACCP and Food Safety. Ideally, with a background in dairy science or microbiology and with the ability to bring people along a change journey.

In helping the business align their individual site with the group strategy you will be working closely with the Senior Technical Manager who has multi-site responsibility.

Send your CV today or get in touch for further information.

Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778 REF. DRB894952

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