Technical Manager : Highcare FMCG


Excellent benefits


Sector: FMCG
Function: Quality Assurance
Contact: Dan Plimmer
Phone: 01384 446174
Job Ref: 66699

Job details

Do you have  Technical Management experienced gained within a highcare, Chilled, Dairy or Ambient FMCG factory environment?, and are you seeking a new job in Wiltshire? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a fantastic FMCG business recruit a Technical Manager , the role comes with a salary of circa £55,000  with excellent benefits.


As a Technical Manager for the plant , you will provide direction and support to the Quality Assurance Manager and manage the innovation manufacturing centre , allergen and equipment validation programs, including the technical commissioning and approval of new products and processes.

You will also coach and guide the  teams in technical matters, helping them make the right food safety, quality, integrity and authenticity decisions.

you will ideally have knowledge and experience from a similar high-care, FMCG environment, working with several of the high end grocery multiples.

To give you an idea of how this Technical Manager role would look and feel, here are some things you could expect to do:


  • Provide direction and support to the QA Manager
  • Manage the Innovation Centre, allergen and equipment validation programs, including the technical commissioning and approval of new products and processes.
  • Develop, manage and facilitate food safety quality management system policies, procedures and SOPS to meet food safety requirements

To apply for this  Technical Manager role, you will need a degree in food science or equivalent and be HACCP Level 4 qualified and Food Hygiene Level 4 recognised allergen qualification. You will also require the following:

  • At least two years of technical or QA Management experience with exposure to private label retailer customer requirements
  • Extensive practical experience in BRC accreditation, HACPC implementation, facilitation of customer audits and quality system management
  • Previous experience within a chilled, ready-to-eat manufacturing facility

As a vital team member and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we'll provide a favourable salary of £55,000 p/a and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. As with all manufacturing roles, the position is site based.


If this full-time Technical Manager  job in Wiltshire motivates and inspires you, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. We'd love to help you get your next role.

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Dan Plimmer

Associate Director – Energy

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