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Group Technical Compliance Manager,  East Anglia - £70k

Reference: AD36035 - Category: Technical

Consultant: Andrew Donaldson

My client is a well-established, ambient Food Manufacturing Group and a market leader. Now an excellent opportunity arises to join this professional yet friendly outfit...


Reporting to the Technical Director, working within the Technical Leadership team this role is responsible for delivering a consistent approach to Technical Governance across the group including Quality Systems, Food Safety, and Integrity and including the Technical management of raw materials and packaging. This will be achieved through team leadership, team development and a strong, supportive cross functional approach. The Technical Compliance Manager will work closely and collaboratively with the Site Technical Managers to drive Technical compliance through a robust quality & Food Safety frame work. The role will ensure consistent, aligned and fit for purpose systems are in place meeting all Customer & Legislative requirements. It will monitor and measure technical compliance through key KPI’s and auditing programs. Whilst not operating as the day to day contact with Customers, the role will work closely with key Customers to ensure a proactive approach to governance, compliance and technical innovation.


5 years demonstrable experience in a Technical or Quality leadership role within the Food Manufacturing industry.
Demonstrable experience of collaborative working within a technical arena.
Demonstrable team management experience
Detailed understanding of M&S Technical requirements
Ambient or chilled foods background
Direct involvement in delivering BRC standard
Experience of managing Material Compliance including ingredients & packaging
HACCP level 3
Excellent communication skills – shop floor through to customers
People skills including leadership, coaching, team building and communications
Ability to drive and influence change
Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills
Ability to prioritise issues and balance work load
Results orientated
Produce work on time and to a high standard
High degree of perseverance when attempting to influence change
Ability to delegate effectively
BSc Food Science, Food Technology or equivalent
Leader Assessor trained

25 Days Holidays + Bank Holidays
All travel expenses covered
Attractive Pension Scheme
Private Health Scheme
Life Assurance scheme
Relocation package

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to or contact Andrew Donaldson on 0131 226 5060.