Job offer - Technical Manager - Redditch, West Midlands (UK)


Technical Manager


The main base for packing and distribution is in Redditch, West Midlands. Ability to travel to farms and suppliers throughout the UK and if required overseas essential.

The Opportunity

This position is a great opportunity for a Technical Manager with experience in Fresh Produce who wishes to be at the centre of new food trends and whom has high principles regarding the way food should be produced and supplied. Although primarily Fresh Produce, the role will bring opportunity to develop skills and technical knowledge and experience of wider Foods, including Protein (eg Meat, Fish and Poultry)

Mindful Chef: About Us

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UK’s fastest growing and most loved recipe box company. Since starting in 2015 Mindful Chef has gone on to deliver over 1.5 million meals across the UK. The business has shot to the top of Trustpilot's rankings making it officially the UK’s #1 rated recipe box and has the backing of celebrity investors including Sir Andy Murray and Victoria Pendleton CBE. This is a rare opportunity to join this close-knit team with big ambitions.

A proud official nutrition partner to the English Institute of Sport, Mindful Chef feed many of Britain’s top athletes. With over 250,000 online fans (social media followers + mailing list) and an engaged customer base, we are looking for a Technical  Manager to help manage our Quality and Standards and drive our growth.

Working with only top quality producers, ethical and environmental standards are at the heart of the Mindful Chef philosophy and practice.

If you would like to join our team and make a positive impact on people's lives, we would love to hear from you.

The Role

Mindful Chef are looking for a Technical Manager to oversee and manage the Quality, Safety and Legality of the products from sourcing through to the customer. The role includes managing the relationship with suppliers and ensuring that the highest standards of quality, ethical and environmental practices are met.

Key Responsibility Summary

-Responsible for the Quality, Safety and Legality of the products at all stages in the supply chain

-Works day to day as a key team member with the QC, Commercial, Procurement and Packing colleagues

-Implement Mindful Chef standards and improvement in the way product is sourced, produced and managed throughout the supply chain

-Knows our sources and builds relationship with suppliers to enhance their focus on Mindful Chef

-Drives innovation and improvement in quality and packaging

-Collates and manages supplier performance and compliance data

Skills and Experience

-A great Team player who is stimulated by working within a dynamic and changing environment

-Motivation and drive to deliver change and improvement across a wide supply base

-A passion for food, fresh produce and agriculture

-Appropriate Technical qualifications, knowledge and experience in the Food industry

-Auditing experience

-Knowledge of industry standards in Quality Management Systems, HACCP, Safety and Legality, Environment and Ethics

Our Offer

Renumeration depends on the level of experience. In return you will be joining a highly successful and rapidly growing business in a challenging yet rewarding role and an opportunity for you to make a real impact. You will be working as a key player in a small but highly motivated team with great Mindful Chef employment benefits.



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