Technical / Quality Manager

Technical Manager / Quality Manager – Fresh Produce – £55k

Are you an experienced Technical Manager / Quality Manager / Operations Manager / Compliance Manager with a passion for ensuring quality and safety within the fresh produce industry?

My client is a leading grower of fresh produce, committed to delivering the highest quality products to their valued retail customers. They are seeking a Technical Manager / Quality Manager / Operations Manager to lead the collaboration with internal and external stakeholders and uphold the highest standards for their produce. This is a key role in the business and as such can have a significant impact on the company’s success.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record leading a quality or technical function in a fresh produce or fresh food production environment.

Key Responsibilities:

The role requires great attention to detail and a diligent approach to customers’ needs and requirements. The Technical Manager must develop a team that will be on hand to swiftly resolve issues relating to product quality and technical standards

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ensure compliance with audit and product specifications across our supply chain.
  • Maintain and develop systems and processes used to monitor and control quality
  • Communication with customers on our quality horizon and other risk management.
  • Regular communication to the business on technical risk
  • Hygiene controls across the business.
  • Management and development of a team focussed on ensuring audit and quality standards are met.


  • Leadership experience within fresh produce quality/audit function
  • Familiar with retail audit standards
  • Formal qualifications related to auditing or quality management systems is essential.
  • HACCP Level 4 – ideally with prior experience of building HACCP team/scope
  • Food Safety Level 4
  • Lead Auditor Training is preferable
  • TACCP training
  • BRC Version 9


  • Salary: to £55k
  • Company laptop and mobile
  • Pension (5% & 5%)
  • Private Healthcare and Life Assurance
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Eligibility to buy or sell up to 5 days holiday per year

WR Engineering are the #1 recruitment partner for engineering, manufacturing & technical sales jobs. We recruit for permanent and contract jobs UK wide.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Location West Sussex
Job titleTechnical / Quality Manager
Salary £50000 - £55000
Consultant Holly Feasey
Consultant Phone 02394004716
Consultant Email
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