Adelie Foods Ltd

  • Abbots Langley
Adelie Foods is the UK’s leading Food to Go business, supplying the UK retail and foodservice sectors with an unrivalled portfolio of consumer insight-led chilled food product. From its four manufacturing locations and seven distribution centres across the country, Adelie supplies a diverse range of retail and foodservice customers with a £250 million turnover.

We are currently recruiting for a Site Technical Manager to be based in our manufacturing site in Milton Keynes.

As a Site Technical Manager you would have full responsibility for all the quality and technical element of the site to ensure full legal compliance, high food safety standards and quality in all of our products.

Key responsibilities

Ensure 100% compliance on business processes and SOP’s
Collate Monthly KPI reports and identify opportunities for improvement
Motivate and coach the technical team to deliver service excellence
Liaise with customers at the appropriate level on issue resolution and pro-active technical management
Develop and maintain factory processes for quality, safety and composition within current specification requirements
Ensure continuous improvement thorough the effective close out of both internal and supplier corrective actions
Agree and set standards of acceptability for manufacturing and distribution process control
Drives improvements in standards in their working area

This role is a full-time, working 40 hours per week. The shift pattern is 5 over 7 days.

The ideal candidate

Experience of a fast-paced FMCG working with chilled products
Ideally have had previous experience working with retailers
Drives improvements in standards in their working area
The ability to coach, develop and lead your planning team to achieve high standards
Knowledge of customer systems and retailer exposure, along with knowledge of retailer audit protocols and CoP
Good understanding of Food Industry Technical standards and compliance – HACCP, BRC, etc
Excellent planning, change and time management capabilities
Be proactive and resilient whilst maintaining an adaptive approach
Have had experience in delivering change management ensuring all processes, policies and documentation are fit for purpose
The ability to make efficient and accurate decisions in a demanding environment
Ambitious, hungry and driven approach to their work
Be committed, motivated and passionate about our people and our company

In return for your time & hard work

Salary, up to £60,000 per annum
33 Days annual leave (including bank holidays)
Pension scheme
Life Assurance
Child Care Vouchers
Cycle to Work Scheme

Interested? Apply Now!

Adelie Foods confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.