Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Technical Services Manager, London

Location: South East and London

County / State: London

Job type: Permanent

Category: Technical

Reference: RLP14435

Consultant: Rachel Parkin

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Summary

Opportunity to join a major UK food manufacturing group as Technical Services Manager.

Job Description

We are looking for a Technical Services Manager to lead a team of Specifications Technologists at a key manufacturing site in London.

In this role you will lead the team to ensure that all customer technical data, including specifications, is completed accurately and on time. You will be responsible for ensuring that all packaging and labelling meets customer and legal requirements, keeping abreast of regulatory changes to ensure legislative compliance.

As Technical Services Manager, you will report to the site Technical Manager and work closely with the teams in NPD and Production. The role will also involve regular interaction with key retail customer contacts. As such we are looking for a strong communicator and influencer who forges strong working relationships with others.

This position needs a motivational and supportive manager who will nurture the team, developing programs for training and progression. You will need to ensure all work is planned and effectively carried out by the team to meet customer standards and time-frames.

Suitable candidates will have a Food Science/Technology background with an understanding of critical path management and factory process capability. You will be knowledgeable about the legal requirements of food labelling and UK retailer customer policies.

This is a high-tempo business where priorities can quickly change so we need someone who can multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment. It is a great role for an ambitious individual as the company has a fantastic track record for developing and progressing its people. If you fit the bill, please apply today to be considered.

REF. RLP14435 By Focus Management

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