Focus Management Consultants
This Technical Manager role is a strategic technical leadership role with a prestigious branded food business, supplier-facing, based central London with hybrid working.
This well-established branded food business comes with a heritage of healthy eating and the planet in mind.
Technical innovation and sustainability in food and packaging are at the top of the agenda. Sharing of ideas and cross-functional working is part of the fabric of the team, where you’ll find supportive colleagues with a passion for the products.
Essentially, this is a supplier-facing role, where you’ll provide technical expertise to deliver the food technology requirements of NPD launches and projects, also supporting Procurement in continuously improving the supply chain.
As well as the day-to-day, we’re looking for your ability to see the bigger picture, to expand the technical strategy, horizon scanning across the supply chain and to keep abreast of emerging legislation.
You’ll come with a good understanding of factory processes, as this role will including auditing suppliers, in the UK, Europe, and the Far East. You can expect to be travelling two to three times a month in the EU and UK and once a year to the Far East. It’s an office-based, hybrid role with travel to suppliers expected.
At this level, you’ll be educated to degree level or above, in food science/technology or similar subject, supported by at least 5 years’ industry knowledge, including food safety, TACCP, and VACCP.
For a confidential conversation send your CV to me, Alison, and I’ll be in touch to share all the details.
Please note: you must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship.