Technical Manager - Braintree/Halstead area

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Braintree/Halstead area
  • Job Type: Technical
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Up to £50,000 DOE
  • Date Posted: 31/10/2022
  • Expiry Date: 03/12/2022

Technical Manager

Location: Braintree/Halstead area

Role: Technical Manager

Salary: Up to £50,000 DOE



The main purpose of this role will be to manage the overall responsibility of the Technical, Quality and Hygiene Functions on site with 5 direct reports and 8 indirect reports.


The Role

  • To manage Technical priorities whilst ensuring customer, internal and 3rd party audits are handled to a high standard with excellent performance
  • Ensuring Operational and NPD projects are completed in line with customer and company schedules from a Technical point of view
  • Managing the hygiene team to support site GMP compliance with BRC and customer requirements
  • Driving the ‘audit ready’ agenda on site by managing all site audits and assessments and making full use of the support available


The Candidate

  • Must have a minimum 5 years experience managing Technical and Quality teams within a food production setting
  • Technical experience in BRC, other GFSI and Retailer Standards (BRC proficient and a good track record in its implementation and proven results in raising standards)
  • At least 10 years experience in food industry related roles
  • A science related degree would be preferable
  • Formal food hygiene and HACCP trained (at least Level 3)
  • Strong and confident in leading a team, able to coach and mentor and be able to problem solve whilst being able to positively interact with internal customers and departments


The Company

  • A well established ingredients company with over 100 years spent in the industry
  • Great career prospects and opportunities within the company


If you would like to hear more about this role then contact Amy Moss on 0161 832 7463 / 07368623109 or email Amy directly at quoting reference #AM11668