Senior Technical Manager
This is a newly created role working for a leading Food Manufacturer based in East Anglia. The ideal candidate will have experience with raw materials including packaging, working closely with production teams to ensure the correct specification is delivered every time. This process involves ownership of the business supplier approval program, including all risk assessments and supplier auditing through acceptance of materials being delivered to the production process.
You will maintain all supplier documentation, liaise with new suppliers, undertake risk assessment, operate audit schedules and resolve any non-conformances. Overseeing a team of Technologists you will inspect all raw materials on site, ensuring materials meet agreed specifications.
The successful candidate will have proven experience within this field, a minimum of 7 years Food Manufacturing experience, direct customer management experience, knowledge of customer codes of practice, knowledge of Micro/Chemical/Allergen testing requirements.