Technical Manager


We are looking for an on-site Technical Manager to join our busy team in Atherstone.

Technical Manager Duties

As a strong hands on people and process manager, with proven ability to motivate and develop, you will be fully responsible for delivering continuous improvement of a robust and effective food safety and total quality management which ensures all processes and products supplied comply with strict food safety requirements and agreed customer specifications in a controlled and sustainable environment. You will proactively engage with and drive cross-functional teams based on-site and other business sites, responsible for continuous delivery of a safe, quality product, which is legally compliant and constantly satisfies consumer experience and commercial.

Skills and Experience

  • Educated to Diploma / Degree Level in a Food Science, Horticulture or Agricultural Based Discipline.
  • Proven experience in applicable food industry roles – e.g. QA / Technical Manager.
  • Ideally gained experience in a chilled fresh produce environment.
  • Customer-facing experience with a UK grocery retailer essential.
  • Proven gained experience in end-to-end product quality and yield management.
  • Knowledge of BRC / retailer Quality Management Systems / Codes of Practice essential.
  • Experience gained in a continuous improvement / lean manufacturing environment is desirable.
  • Experience in managing and coaching teams.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Fluent English – Both written & Verbal.

If you think you are suitable for the Technical Manager role, please apply now!

    Application ends on March 31, 2024
    Job ID: 5008 Application ends on March 31, 2024


    • Location Atherstone on Stour
    • Job category Technical
    • Salary £Competitive, commensurate to relevant experience with performance bonus, enhanced pension, holiday allowance and other unique benefits
    • Job type Full Time, Permanent

    Wealmoor Atherstone-on-Stour