Technical Food Safety Manager

  • cheapside, london
  • Technical Food Safety Manager
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

If you are interested in this position, please apply now.

Description


The Technical Food Safety manager will be responsible for managing and developing the company's technical food strategy and quality plans. They will ensure that the company's food safety and quality objectives are met at all times.
The position requires a person with technical food safety expertise to work with our suppliers across the business to take ownership of technical information and maintain the integrity of supplier technical data so that accurate and up to date, verifiable data is held to meet our company, legislative and client requirements


In order to be successful in your application, we are seeking candidates that have had previous experience in either managing or supporting with
the technical elements of food production and the manufacturing of food.

Take an active role in developing improved systems/ processes for technical data collection.
Develop relationships with key suppliers/ manufacturers to ensure that our technical data requirements are understood and delivered upon.
Produce various reports for Elior Uk and Group Elior to highlight current technical performance on key objectives i.e. CSR reporting, Biffpack, etc.
Understand FIR Regulations, allergens, nutritional compositions and general food legislation and be able to communicate and facilitate implementation of any legislative changes.
Develop and maintain technical specifications for Elior specific food and non food products.
Owner of product quality in key fresh food categories and Elior bespoke products utilizing technical specifications to benchmark.
Ensure that key suppliers/ manufacturers meet the required technical standards in line with BRC accreditation through site visits & audits.
Develop product testing regimes where appropriate.

Profile

In order to be successful in this role we are seeking people with the following skills and experience.

A degree or equivalent in Food Technology or related discipline (e.g. Food Science)

Minimum of 3-4 years experience in a technical role.

Food Safety systems experience to BRC standards

Ability to translate technical information into understandable messages for non-experts

Excellent written and oral communication skills (must be able to liaise effectively with internal colleagues as well as suppliers)

High degree of attention to detail and focus and able to work to tight deadlines.

Team player, but also self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative

Benefits

89% of our colleagues enjoy doing their job each day.

Here at Elior UK we have lots of opportunity for progression and personal development within our business and work with a diverse range of clients.

Elior is a multi-award winning global player in the contract catering sector,
with operations in over 16 countries, over 120,000 employees and 25,000 points of sale. We are one of the largest contract caterers in the industry with our Group headquarters in Paris. Here in the UK we have approximately 15,000 colleagues helping us deliver our promise in achieving excellence in everything that makes up the customer experience across 1,600 sites.

Our Head Office is based in Macclesfield and we have another large, newly refurbished office right in the heart of London where our CEO is based. Both offices are linked via good public transport routes. They are sociable and open spaces with fantastic restaurant / catering facilities. Lunch subsidies / free refreshments and snacks are offered.

Closing date

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89% of our colleagues enjoy doing their job each day.

Here at Elior UK we have lots of opportunity for progression and personal development within our business and work with a diverse range of clients.

Elior is a multi-award winning global player in the contract catering sector,
with operations in over 16 countries, over 120,000 employees and 25,000 points of sale. We are one of the largest contract caterers in the industry with our Group headquarters in Paris. Here in the UK we have approximately 15,000 colleagues helping us deliver our promise in achieving excellence in everything that makes up the customer experience across 1,600 sites.

Our Head Office is based in Macclesfield and we have another large, newly refurbished office right in the heart of London where our CEO is based. Both offices are linked via good public transport routes. They are sociable and open spaces with fantastic restaurant / catering facilities. Lunch subsidies / free refreshments and snacks are offered.

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If you are interested in this position, please apply now.