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Technical Manager (Temp Potentially Perm) - Gloucestershire - £42,000 (pro-rata) + Benefits!!

Job Title: Technical Manager (Temp Potentially Perm) - Gloucestershire - £42,000 (pro-rata) + Benefits!!
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Gloucestershire
Reference: 12787
Contact Name: Claire Morgan
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2019 13:16

Job Description


Technical Manager (Temp Potentially Perm) - Gloucestershire - £42,000 (pro-rata) + Benefits!!

My client, an award-winning, independent family-run dairy business, that works directly with locally, contracted farmers producing a variety of dairy products for wholesalers, retailers and also delivered direct to the doorstep, seeks a temporary (possibly to permanent) Technical Manager.

The Role:

  • Direct Quality Assurance operations for the company
  • Develops and controls quality programs
  • Monitor production departments conformance with quality systems
  • Understand, establish and audit quality safety systems associated with the production of a safe product. 
  • Audit and manage company operations to ensure legal compliance and to provide due diligence. 
  • Maintain and develop HACCP and process control systems and documentation in line with company and customer requirements. 
  • As a senior member of the management team you will also work together to implement improvements in the business practices and operations.
  • Technical support during the NPD process including the approval of new suppliers, product, process in order to meet business strategy of developing added value products
  • Source and manage chemical stocks
  • Resolve customer complaints, ensuring target levels are achieved and improved.
  • Oversee the operations of the laboratory.
  • Environmental monitoring and reporting to meet compliance regulations.

The Candidate:

  • Degree/HND or equivalent in a food related subject
  • Experience of working within FMCG with the BRC
  • Internal and external auditing experience
  • Sound technical and food safety knowledge
  • Report writing, clear and concise presentation of information
  • Excellent attention to detail with clear focus on end results
  • Excellent Communication skills and strong negotiation skills
  • Personal integrity and an ability to work independently
  • Great deadline management and problem-solving skills are also essential.

The Package:

Salary £42,000 (pro-rata) + benefits. Ongoing training and development with the possibility of permanent employment.

If interested, then please email your CV to Claire Morgan, Recruitment Director at

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.

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