About the company
This Geelong based privately owned food manufacturer continues to grow at a rapid rate in local retail markets and exports globally. Manufacturing meat and plant based ready to cook products, their innovation pipeline is fast paced and quick to react to changing consumer trends. Whilst holding quality at the forefront of their decision making, they require a Technical Manager to spearhead the quality and R&D function
About the role
As the Technical Manager, you will have 4 direct reports and whilst sitting on the senior leadership team, you will report to the GM. You will be accountable for the food safety and quality systems, manage all internal and external audit processes, NPD and commercialisation and all quality KPI measures. Strategy and strong leadership are imperative to your success in this role
Skills & Experience
Your prior experience in Quality and R&D will lead you to succeed, as will:
- A deep understanding of retail standards, internal/external audits and import/export regulations
- Extensive food manufacturing experience from a senior quality perspective, meat would be advantageous
- Can demonstrate success in implementing a short/medium/long term quality strategy with commercial focus
- Strong leadership, communication, and stakeholder engagement
You will have total autonomy in running the Technical stream of this business and will be highly remunerated for doing so
How to apply
Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on (03) 8613 3517 for a confidential discussion.
All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the exclusive recruitment partner on this assignment.