Technical Coordinator – 884323 – £Competitive

Supporting the Technical Team to ensure that all products manufactured by the Company meet Food safety, quality, authenticity and legal requirements. This will be achieved by helping to monitor and maintain the Company and the customer’s quality assurance system requirements, food safety audits and HACCP. Supporting the Technical Manager to review, and where relevant, implement and develop new Food Safety & Quality Management systems. Support the Technical Manger on site audits.  To ensure the technical compliance of supplier and the allergen integrity of raw materials and finished products. To ensure all raw material, packaging and finished product specifications are updated and maintained to ensure compliance with relevant safety and legislative requirements.


The Role:


Overall responsibility for contribution to the Technical KPI’s, to include:

  • Maintain uncompromising Food Safety and Food Quality Standards to Company Policies and Procedures
  • Carry out all in-house allergen testing for positive release of Raw Materials and Finished products to agreed testing regime
  • Environmental, water, micro, chemical, allergen and nutritional sampling
  • Carry out routine traceability exercises and coordinate mock recall exercises
  • Overall purchasing responsibility of lab consumables – to agreed monthly budget
  • Manage approval process of Brandbank requirements
  • Routine equipment calibrations – probes,
  • Carry out internal systems audits
  • Provide cover for QA Coordinator
  • Assisting with the management of traceability, product recall and crisis management procedures
  • Assist in the completion of specifications for retail customers.
  • Update and maintain the packing specifications for finished products.
  • Check, sign off and file all relevant warehouse, production and packing record sheets and report any issues to relevant manager
  • Update and maintain the Product Specifications for the products.
  • Update and maintain the Supplier Approval spreadsheet.
  • Issue Supplier Appraisal Questionnaires and Risk Assessment Questionnaires as required.
  • Coordinate the receipt, assessment and filling of the SAQ’s and RAQ’s. Report any issues to Technical Manager.
  • Complete raw material risk assessments
  • Assist in TACCP/VACCP assessment


The Person:


A firm grasp of manufacturing processes to set safety and quality standards.

Experience of laboratory testing processes preferable

Industry relevant training – Food Safety, HACCP, Internal Audits, Lab testing, Legal Labelling, Root Cause Analysis, TACCP


Our Referral Incentive:

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from us you have not been shortlisted for this role. Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

We offer a £500 referral if you introduce someone we place – see our website for details –

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