Our client, a leading and rapidly growing food manufacturer based in Norfolk, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Technical Manager to join their innovative team. This company is at the forefront of the food industry, consistently pushing boundaries to deliver high-quality and sustainable products. As they continue to expand, they are looking for a Technical Manager who can drive excellence in product development, quality control, and regulatory compliance.
Technical Leadership: Provide strategic and hands-on leadership in all technical aspects of product development, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance.
Quality Assurance: Develop and implement robust quality control processes to ensure the production of consistently high-quality food products.
Product Development: Lead and coordinate product development initiatives, from concept to commercialization, ensuring products meet or exceed industry standards.
Regulatory Compliance: Stay abreast of industry regulations and standards, ensuring the company's products comply with all relevant legal and safety requirements.
Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with other departments, including production, R&D, and supply chain, to streamline processes and optimize product quality.
Team Management: Build and manage a high-performing technical team, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.
Supplier Management: Collaborate with suppliers to ensure the quality and safety of raw materials, establishing strong relationships and driving continuous improvement.
Budget Management: Responsible for managing the technical department budget effectively and efficiently.
Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Food Technology, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
Proven experience in a senior technical role within the food manufacturing industry.
Strong knowledge of food safety standards, regulatory requirements, and quality management systems.
Excellent leadership and team management skills.
Ability to drive innovation and continuous improvement in a fast-paced environment.
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
Health and wellness programs
Career development opportunities
A dynamic and collaborative work environment
How to Apply:
If you are a passionate and experienced Technical Manager ready to contribute to the success of a rapidly growing food manufacturing company, please submit your resume and cover letter