Job: Assistant Technical Manager

Title Assistant Technical Manager
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £30,000 pa
Location Bath
Job Information

Our client is an award-winning, leading food manufacturer, developing, producing and delivering private label products for customers such as Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Aldi, Lidl and Asda.

They are looking for a strong Assistant Technical Manager to support the Technical team to support their next period of growth. This is a full-time position working on a 40 hours a week basis, and with some requirement for evenings and weekends as required. The Assistant Technical Manager will report to the Technical Manager, working alongside the Quality Manager to support the day-to-day running of the Technical Department.


1. Three years minimum Food Industry experience (ideally with the multiples)

2. Advanced Technical knowledge

3. Experience of creating, implementing and maintaining factory documentation / standards

4. HACCP experience / exposure & qualification to Intermediate level

5. Process knowledge & insight

6. Audit management experience

7. Excellent teamwork & communication skills including cross functional (internal and external)

8. Ability to work autonomously and to a high standard

9. Self-driven and highly motivated


1. Knowledge of microbiology

2. Experience of Customer product specifications – Tesco, Asda, Co-op

3. Experience of Raw Material specifications

4. Knowledge of BRC

5. Training experience / qualification

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector. 

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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