Technical Manager Fresh Produce

Recruiter
More People
Location
Spalding
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are working with a leading fresh produce business based in South Lincolnshire, and they are looking to strengthen the Technical department with the appointment of a Technical Manager for a new role due to growth within the business.

The Role

To be main point of contact for all day to day Sainsbury's quality and technical issues.
To promote and develop all technical projects, policies and initiatives within Sainsbury's.
To manage visits by customers here in the UK and abroad.
To manage product quality at packing sites and liaise with depot QA's as and when required.
Manage Sainsbury specifications internal and externally.
Monitor and report all variety and supplier seasonal updates.

The Candidate

You will currently be working within a fresh produce business within a technical management role.
Ideally have an agricultural / food science degree.
Experience / understanding of retailers
Enjoy working with growers and suppliers.
Excellent commercial awareness
Ability to communicate on all levels.

For further information please contact Luan Harrison at MorePeople on 01780 480530