Technical Controller
FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing

Job Title: 
Technical Controller
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
FMCG Food / Drink
Base Salary: 
Base Salary: £90K Base Benefits: Full Executive Package + Short and Long Term Incentives
About this position: 

Our Client is a globally renowned food group with a leading market share across chilled and frozen food categories. Due to a restructure they are looking to appoint a technical controller to lead a multisite team.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the group Technical Director you will have full strategic autonomy and responsibility for a technical function including innovation, product development, quality and food safety across numerous sites in the UK.


  • Will lead a multifunctional team and engage with customers and suppliers at the highest level to ensure compliance.


  • Fully accountable for UK technical performance you will work alongside other heads of departments to ensure corporate targets are achieved.
The Person: 
  • With a food science degree or equivalent and a proven track record in a technical leadership role you will have the ability to prove you can add significant value to a leading food group.


  • Commercially astute with excellent customer facing skills, you will ideally have strong commercial relationships with UK grocery customers.


  • You will have the gravitas to lead a multisite team and be keen to join an organisation you are focussed on achieving excellent customer service levels.