Head of Technical - Birmingham

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Job Type: Technical
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Up to £60,000
  • Date Posted: 19/02/2024
  • Expiry Date: 22/03/2024

Position: Head of Technical

Location: Birmingham

Schedule: Monday – Friday

Salary: Up to £60,000


We are searching for a highly capable individual to join our team as the Head of Technical for a prominent food manufacturing company based in Birmingham. While we can’t disclose the company name, we supply various food manufacturers and maintain high standards of quality and safety.



  • Lead and manage a small technical team, providing mentorship and support as needed.
  • Implement and oversee quality control measures to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Conduct regular audits to maintain BRC certification and other relevant accreditations.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments to optimize production processes and address technical challenges.
  • Foster strong relationships with suppliers and clients to ensure effective communication and problem-solving.



  • Extensive experience in a similar role within the food manufacturing industry, with a focus on dairy products preferred.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing BRC audits and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and empower team members to achieve departmental goals.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to interact confidently with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proactive and strategic approach to problem-solving, with a demonstrated ability to implement effective solutions.


If you are seeking an exciting opportunity to lead a talented team in a dynamic environment, we invite you to apply. Please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you believe you are the ideal candidate for this role.