Technical Manager

Location Helston
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Contact name: Rebecca Richardson

Contact email: rebecca@smithandreed.co.uk
Job ref: RR 40020 1
Published: 2 days ago
Startdate: Immediate start available

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Full Time Technical Manager has become available to join a BRC AA* accredited business in the Helston area.

The chosen candidate will be responsible for managing two operational sites and lead a team of specialists. Reporting to the Operations Manager this role will be responsible for ensuring products are safe, legal, responsibly sourced and meet the product brief. You will be instrumental in developing and delivering the a continuous improvement plan for all quality and technical related issues. You will be office based Monday-Friday.

  • You will be the expert in your field, supporting the development of BRC standards across all sites. You will act with pace and integrity at all times.

  • Due to our accelerated growth you must have experience in building high performing teams. Managing and developing long term partnerships with suppliers, stakeholders and customers.

  • Minimising cost and risk throughout the supply chain and product range, ensuring appropriate controls are in place for consistency, legality, HACCP, pest control and quality of products & packaging and signing off products at appropriate milestones.

  • Ensuring required Due Diligence documents are in place. Ensuring labelling is legal and factually correct. Maintaining and updating of the QMS (Quality Management System).

  • Monitoring all quality and customer feedback and implementing actions to resolve issues raised, customer requirements and product specifications.

  • Management & reduction of customer complaints, incidents and enforcement challenges within your remit.

  • Support the technical critical path for new products/product changes, working with suppliers and flagging risks.

  • Health and Safety intelligence helpful but no essential

The ideal Candidate:
Relevant product area knowledge/experience of delivering safe, legal, responsibly sourced, quality products to the customer
Knowledge of legislation and technical standards
Understanding of risk and risk assessments
Understanding of end to end Incident Management process
Customer focused
Strong Initiative with proactive ways of working
Personable and able build strong relationship and collaborate with all stakeholders and suppliers
Analytical; able to interpret data and make decisions; even if all facts are not available
Able to multitask and prioritise effectively
Agile and open minded in approach
Work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
Proficient use of Microsoft Office packages
If your eager to grow your career then excellent development opportunities available.

For more information please apply today.

Contact: rebecca@smithandreed.co.uk