Technical Manager, Northern Ireland
Location: Northern Ireland
Job type: Permanent
The business is looking for an experienced Technical Manager to take on responsibility for the management of the business’ quality assurance system and have over-all responsibility for quality and food safety as the Technical person for their site
The ideal candidate will have experience of working with major retailers and a minimum of 5 years industry experience,
•To have over-all responsibility for technical and quality management, taking on a key role currently shared between the Owner and Production Manager.
•Liaise with key customers in meeting their technical and quality assurance requirements.
•Work closely with the Production Manager to ensure the factory meets quality and safety expectations at all times.
•Take on responsibility for the technical aspects of new product development (including recipe development, ingredient sourcing and specifications)
•Ensure compliance with Marks and Spencer codes of practice,
•The successful candidate will have experience of developing and managing quality systems, auditing,
•Working knowledge of industry best practice, HACCP principles and experience with recognised quality assurance schemes such as BRC and SALSA.
•PC Literate; must be confident with MS Excel and other common industry IT systems.
•Excellent communicator and analytical, detailed approach
•Have a positive, ‘can-do’ and practical approach to problem-solving.
•Take ownership of your responsibilities and be able to manage your priorities and time effectively
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company, in Northern Ireland. If you yearn to work for a high-quality food producer in beautiful part of the country, we want to hear from you.