Raw Materials Manager
Job ref: 62530 | up to £34,000 | Home Counties / South Central
A position has arisen for a Raw Materials Manager working for a dynamic food business which manufactures high end products. They work with their customers to develop an innovative, great tasting product range and have a great reputation for supply of retailer brand and work very closely with leading retail multiples and food manufacturers.
The Raw Materials Manager is responsible for the compliance of all raw materials and packing used at company sites to both company and customer requirements – the business handles 100s of food ingredients and packaging every day. The role also involves line management of a Specifications Controller and the warehouse QA team.
You will determine and monitor the checking of incoming raw materials and packaging including testing procedures, understand all customer requirements and update procedures as necessary to reflect any changes, ensure raw material traceability and supplier specifications are available at audits plus review any action needed for short dated raw materials and finished goods.
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated individual with solid technical experience within food manufacturing, specifically managing raw materials technical aspects. You will possess UK retailer experience (most preferably M&S) and have previously supervised an individual team member.
Ideally educated to a degree level in a food science discipline, you will have high attention to detail, be customer focused and be IT literate (ideally experienced in the use of retailer and other online specifications systems).
Further qualifications such as Auditing, Lead Auditor, HACCP, TACCP, VACCP, Food Safety etc. are all an advantage.
The Raw Materials Manager job is based in the Home Counties / South Central region and is paying up to £34,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.
The working hours are 8am - 4pm, Monday to Friday.
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Alternate job titles
Specifications Manager | Raw Materials Technologist | Food Technologist | Technical Compliance Manager | Food Manufacturing Technical Jobs | Home Counties | Berkshire
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