Location: Northamptonshire, England
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Neil Edwards

Technical Manager - Northampton

Job Description

My client is a leading food manufacturer based in the Northampton area. They are looking to bring in a Technical Manager to provide Technical leadership and Technical Services to the Site manufacturing operation. Also, maintain the Quality Management System and oversee the food safety, Quality and Hygiene requirements for the site. The business forms part of a multi site food manufacturing operation, supplying a diverse range of products into the major UK retailers.

As Technical Manager your duties will include:

  • Maintain a full auditing system.
  • Maintain and manage Quality Management and HACCP systems.
  • Liaise with Group Technical and other Production teams on issues.
  • Drive continuous improvement through all aspects of the site manufacturing operation.

Knowledge - understanding of the supply chain, specific customer requirements, basic food testing methods, food safety issues, labelling, Weights and Measures, COSHH, HACCP, BRC and Pest Control.

Essential Qualifications - Degree, HND or similar in a food or science related subject. Advanced Food Hygiene, Lead auditor and Level 4 HACCP would be an advantage. Basic Health and Safety is mandatory.

Five years experience in a Quality Management in Food role.

Experience of direct Supply to major retailers - One or more of Tesco, Asda, Waitrose, M&S, Sainsburys

Is this opportunity not right for what you're looking for? I take an active approach with my candidates helping them secure their next job role.

I recruit for roles QA, Senior QA roles, Specifications Technologist, Technical Services Manager, Technical Manager, Raw Materials,

Please get in touch to discuss further - 0115 9416323/


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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