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Technical Manager

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Up to £60000.00 per annum

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    Craig Grainger

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    5 months ago

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Technical Manager

Are you degree educated in Food Science or related subject?

Are you experienced with HACCP, BRC and Internal Auditing systems?

Are you a Technical Manager with experience in a high-risk environment?


MacGregor Black are partnering with a Leading Food Manufacturer and Supplier on the search for a Technical Manager. This is a permanent role based in Manchester.

As the Technical Manager you will drive and implement robust Technical Standards, Systems and Processes in line with the site's Operational Vision and Group Strategy.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Strive for Continuous Improvement in all areas of the operation, guaranteeing compliance with relevant legislative, customer, product and Health & Safety standards
  • Lead, coach and develop the Quality Assurance Team, in particular the direct reports which include Quality Continuous Improvement Coordinators and Quality First Line Managers
  • Act as a key contact with customers on all technical issues
  • KPI's will clearly be aimed at minimising Quality Withdrawals and maintaining a BRC grade of A*
  • This role sits within the Operational Leadership Team and reports into the Head of Technical


What we are looking for:

  • Degree qualified in food science or a related subject
  • Extensive experience gained in a fast-paced Food Production environment ideally with meat / protein products
  • Experienced dealing with supermarket suppliers
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant legislation and food industry standards
  • Familiar with Food Safety, Allergen Control, Microbiology and Quality assurance
  • Experienced Auditor with a thorough working knowledge of HACCP, BRC and Internal Auditing Systems.
  • Abel to demonstrate a clear and engaging style of communication


This is a great opportunity for someone career-minded with good leadership skills and experience within a fast-paced food manufacturing environment.

Salary on offer is up to £60k + Benefits.

Please contact Craig Grainger today for further information