Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Technical Services Manager, Lincolnshire

County / State: Lincolnshire

Category: Technical

Reference: ZEG894011a

Consultant: Zoe Gmaj

Start date: Asap

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum

Summary

Friendly, fast-paced, dynamic has seen expansive growth over the past two years, seeks a Technical professional with supplier assurance experience...

Job Description

Six manufacturing lines and growing, heavy capital investment, retailer own label and branded and a number of new contracts on the horizons this business is stable and going from strength to strength. If you are fed up of working in a chilled environment or experienced in ambient and want to try something new this is the place to be. A healthier snacks business, on trend in the market place, with a diverse and friendly workforce, all focussed on producing the best quality products for customers and consumers alike.

As a Technical Services Manager here you certainly won't be bored. There is a huge array of raw materials and ingredients involved in the manufacturing of these products, from worldwide sources, so the supplier base is vast! You will lead the way in provenance and quality and may even have to travel to audit these customer sites. You will look at putting improved processes in place, with support of the Technical Director and will update and rewrite systems to ensure improved allergen control, and the highest technical standards and you will encourage a culture of pro-active quality assurance and control within your teams. So if you are passionate about quality and want to instil this in others to drive the business forward this is somewhere you can make your mark!

On top of this site there is a wider business group so if you are looking for progression and opportunities the door is open...

Role:

  • Manage, coach, train and lead a team of six across the laboratory and supplier assurance
  • Manage Raw Material goods in and QC inspection teams
  • Ensure right first time and compliance to all legislation and specifications
  • Updating of Quality systems and procedures
  • HACCP, Allergen Control, Specifications approval
  • Full responsibility for the approved supplier list of raw materials companies (including packaging)
  • Some UK and abroad supplier auditing
  • Ensure compliance to all accreditation schemes e.g. Organic

This role will see you working with an engaging and personable manager, with a proven track record of driving technical excellence and keen to push this forward within the business. The role will allow you to work cross functionally with suppliers and internal teams and really immerse yourself into the business.

We are looking to fill this role asap - apply today!

REF. ZEG894011a By Focus Management

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