We have an exciting opportunity for a Technical Manager based at our Westerleigh production site. Working as a member of the Senior Management Team the successful candidate will ensure that the site is compliant with all customer and authority requirements, maintain proactive, positive relationships with suppliers and customers and be an ambassador for technical within the site Leadership Team.

In this role the postholder will ensure all aspects of food quality, safety and assurance are measurably maintained to best standards by system audits and improvements where required, ensure that the site adopts a consistent audit ready standard, encourage root cause analysis to ensure robust corrective actions are found and lead the Technical Department as a service department, supporting operations to deliver against Site KPI’s. The postholder will also ensure a proactive approach to quality, using all feedback types including trending complaints, rejections, production panels, customer feedback and manufacturing inefficiencies to lead a robust, documented Site quality improvement plan.

The successful applicant will have:

Relevant product and process knowledge relating to the sites manufacturing activities

Microbiological understanding

Knowledge of agricultural welfare standards

Animal Welfare Officer training

Food related degree, significant industry experience

HACCP level 3 (aspirational level 4)

Food Safety level 4,

Lead Auditor ISO (9000 or 22000)

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