Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Technical Director, Lincolnshire

Location: East Midlands

County / State: Lincolnshire

Job type: Permanent

Category: Technical

Reference: DRB15060a

Consultant: Dave Broadbent

Start date: Asap

Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and Bonus


Great opportunity for someone to step up into a Technical Director position with a food manufacturing group in Lincolnshire.

Job Description

Having recruited for a number of roles with this business over the last few years I can see that it is a business that is moving in the right direction. It has grown it teams and sales, brought on board new customers and invested in its manufacturing sites. What it needs now is a passionate and energetic Technical professional to develop the Technical function into a modern and efficient unit. Mainly supplying ambient snack products there is a desire to bring in a new perspective and a background in the chilled, high-risk food sector would be welcomed.

Looking at all areas of the business, from supply chain technical issues such as raw material supply through to factory quality management the Technical Director will provide strategic leadership, while remaining hands-on and visible. This is a great opportunity for someone to take a step up into their first Director level role and receive the support from above to develop into part of the senior leadership team.

Reporting to the Managing Director you will have responsibility for technical teams at multiple manufacturing sites and will be in direct contact with multiple retailers on a frequent basis. We require someone who can demonstrate existing credible relationships with the major retailers and acts with integrity in all that they do.

Ideally for this role we are looking for someone with the following experience:

  • Degree level or equivalent in a food related discipline
  • Demonstrable track record in the food manufacturing sector
  • Experience in supplying multiple major retailers
  • Knowledge of food manufacturing compliance
  • HACCP Level 4
  • Food Safety Level 4

If you have the ambition to take this step up to the next level then please send your CV today.

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REF. DRB15060a By Focus Management

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