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Assistant Technical Manager

Job Reference:
V/13620/PG
Date Posted:
08 November 2018
Location:
North West England
Salary:
£24,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Sector:
Food
Job Function:
Technical
Job Type:
Permanent

Job Description

Our client:

- A multi-million pound food importer that supplies to a broad range of major multiples, pub groups, manufacturers and wholesalers

- Manufacturing partners all across Europe

- Established many years ago - very stable, with sustained strong performance

- Great team - sociable, informal, hard working and team mentality

The opportunity:

- Learn from a highly experienced Technical Manager who can take you to the next level in your career

- See factories in Europe, with short supplier visits every 1-2 months

- Work with some very high profile customers

- Be part of a relaxed, friendly culture

Requirements:

- Experience in a customer-facing technical role - you must be a great communicator

- Knowledge of the manufacturing process - in any food category

- A driving licence and the ability to spend occasional nights away in Europe

- Experience of retailer online specification systems would be highly advantageous

- Knowledge of safety, quality and legal requirements in the food industry

This is a rare opportunity and would suit someone who can demonstrate a thirst for knowledge and willingness to learn. As part of a small team, you'll be given plenty of exposure from day one and as such, this could be an ideal next step for someone who has gained a grounding in technical, specifications or quality and is now ready to take on a bigger challenge.

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