Technical Manager

Recruiter
New Chapter
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Nov 2016
Closes
25 Dec 2016
Sectors
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Manager GBP50000 - GBP60000 Midlands Would you like to work for one of the largest plastic packaging distributers in the world? Our client is a global distributer of food packaging for many of the biggest brands in FMCG markets. Despite their impressive turnover, they continue to strive for greater things and are looking for a Technical Manager to join their team. As Technical Manager you will responsible for maintaining high product standards, quality assurance, improving operational efficiency and continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes. Reporting to the Site Director, you will manage a skilled team as well as maintain and develop key relationships, focusing on customer satisfaction and driving change. You will be responsible for ensuring technical standards and quality assurance complies to the highest level. You will be expected to lead by example with a hands on factory focussed approach. BRC, GMP, HACCP, internal & external audits will also be part of your remit. Successful candidates will have current experience as a Technical Manager or from a strong Quality Assurance background. Candidates from a plastics background and experience with injection moulding will be favoured but all applicants with a variety of packaging experience will be considered. Strong leadership and organisational skills and the ability to influence at a senior level will all be key. Candidates must be hands-on' managers and be able to build and maintain internal relationships. Degree educated or equivalent in a Packaging, Food Technology or Science is preferable, combined with an auditing and HACCP qualification. In line with values of the organisation, you will be clear minded, ambitious and efficient. If you have the correct experience, ambition and drive to succeed in this role we would be very interested in speaking to you. Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably we are unable to do so due to the high volumes we receive. If you've not heard from us within two weeks, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. For alternative opportunities or to register for jobs by email, please visit our website at .