Technical Consultant (FTC) - Midlands


Our client comes from humble beginnings and has established themselves as an innovative and reputable business that is committed to delivering the highest quality products to their domestic and international customers. They have created strong relationships with independent and major retailers and bring a diverse offering of products to their end consumers.

They are currently seeking a qualified and experienced Technical Manager to join their growing team. 

Short overview of role:

  • Work with the team to ensure that the quality of all products is being maintained, meets customer specification and that all products shipped from the company are safe, compliant and traceable.
  • To ensure the validity and appropriateness of the HACCP Plan for all products.
  • Provide technical expertise and advice in areas of Food safety and legal requirements.
  • Develop, and improve on an on-going basis the quality systems and process plans for the site operation.
  • Regulatory Affairs.
  • Establishment of meaningful Food Safety & quality measures and reporting.

To be considered for this role you must have:

  • Relevant 3rd level qualification in a Food Science related subject.
  • Previous experience within food manufacturing technical or quality management.
  • Experience in Prepared Foods, particularly in Ready to Eat or High Risk Foods and experience in more than one company would be an advantage.
  • Previous experience of working with UK retailers and their audit requirements is essential. 
  • Experience of BRC audits is essential.
  • Strong IT skills and able to use Microsoft Office in a proficient manner
  • Experience of managing projects, managing people and managing colleagues to achieve results is essential.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines within a fast-paced environment is important
  • You must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work on your own initiative.

Salary: Highly Competitive

To apply send your CV, through our website

For further information regarding this role, please contact us on 01 6619636.

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