£50000 - £60000 per annum
5 months ago
The business is an incredibly exciting place to work, at the forefront of modern farming and food distribution making its fast-faced, stimulating and rewarding. They work with the biggest food retail brands in the UK and Europe and have a real family culture within their team making it an exciting, rewarding and progressive place to work.
As a Site Technical Manager you will lead on day to day technical decisions within the factory and be responsible for meeting customer expectation and maintaining exemplary standards of food safety and quality of the finished products being produced, this will include compliance with product safety, authenticity and legal standards. The Site Technical Manager is also responsible for raw material and product testing in the factory in line with UK and EU legislation.
You will work closely with internal teams and stakeholders to ensure high technical quality of products are being producing for our customers in line with their specifications as well as identifying opportunities for continuous improvement in line with the wider technical direction. You will define and work within KPI's for your team ensuring key performance is met in line with customer requirements as well as internal and external audit standards, you will also take a lead on internal audits for other sites.
The Site Technical Manager has management responsibility for the QA Manager and Hygiene team and will need to demonstrate the ability to manage and motivate teams.
Our ideal candidate will have:
•Proven experience within a Site Technical role ideally within a fresh produce factory environment Microbiology knowledge
•BSC audit experience
•Exceptional communication skills
•A pro-active approach to driving self and the wider team forward.