Technical Head

4 days left

England, Berkshire, Maidenhead
£190 - £210 per day + plus bonus
23 Mar 2021
20 Apr 2021
JN -052018-6510
Jade Dunn
Contract Type
Full Time

I have a fantastic opportunity for a Technical Head to join a major FMCG company based in Maidenhead. The purpose of this job is to lead the technical delivery of a product section covering all aspects of the R&D function from product innovation through to Q&FS management. Working in a dynamic and agile environment in a cross functional team you will be connected to the delivery of the business results gaining business acumen, external perspective and experiencing an agile environment.

£190 - £210 per day

Full time

Currently working from home

On-site parking

The Role:

  • Responsible for all Technical and Quality aspects of this category in the business.
  • Lead the category to create & deliver creative solutions for new products & packs, working with our co-manufacturing partners.
  • Deliver & maintain EMQM and other Quality initiatives into the category.
  • Ensure technical factory audits take place for our contract manufacturers, ensuring the expertise & capability exists to manage & produce products.
  • Own all technical documentation for existing products and ensure these are agreed, updated as necessary and communicated to suppliers, using negotiation skills if necessary.
  • Keep abreast of industry, consumer and technology trends as well as the activity of competitors, while ensuring that these insights are incorporated in to the development of a superior product offering
  • On non-conformance & issues resolution, act as the technical point of contact between this site and the factories.
  • Promptly deal with the factories to solve any technical issues which impact on quality, cost or our ability to supply.

The Person:

  • Science Degree with a background/experience in food manufacturing/quality
  • Preferably audit experience.
  • Great project management skills
  • Food manufacturing knowledge/experience
  • Food Safety Management Programme and Standards (including GMP, GHP, HACCP, allergens)
  • Reactive and proactive risk management
  • Lead auditor experience (ideally with qualification)
  • Stakeholder management

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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