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Technical Manager

Redditch, Herefordshire   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group is recruiting for a Technical Manager to join a leading Personal Care product manufacturing company based in North-East Worcestershire, on a full time, permanent basis. This role offers flexible working with a mixture of in office and work from home.

The Company:
Our client is a global manufacturer of personal care and hygiene product. The main aim of this Technical Manager role is to support the Global Product Development team in ensuring timely development and commercialisation of products. The company offers a competitive salary, 22 days holiday (on top of statutory days and certain annual holidays) as well as a company pension scheme and other benefits.

This role is located in Worcestershire and is easily commutable from Birmingham, Worcester and Coventry. Some international travel may be required.

Your main duties will be:

  • Develop novel wipes formulation, across personal care and household areas.
  • Work closely with the Project & Commercial teams to ensure full support on all customer projects including ongoing business support for specific global customers.
  • Generate new product ideas and concepts, conducting regular market reviews to identify gaps in the market that Rockline could fill.
  • Monitor the environmental and regulatory landscape to ensure new products are sustainable.
  • Initiate, organize, manage, and conduct laboratory experiments and process trials to determine compatibility and performance of products.
  • Manage all product testing, both internally and externally to assure safety, efficacy, and regulatory compliance.
  • Technically support other departments such as Operations and Sales to ensure product quality, manufacturing efficiency and cost optimization in a timely manner.
  • Work closely with the Quality Assurance team to resolve complaints and customer inquiries in a timely manner.
  • Develop communication channels with key customers to enable the timely exchange of information relating to product updates and launches.
  • Comply with GLP and GMP procedures, and work according to company?s quality system.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Strong scientific background, preferably a Science Degree
  • In-depth relevant experience in a project management, product development, engineering, or operations discipline.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with proven presentation skills to customers.
  • Experience in managing personal care, household products or consumer products are a strong plus
  • Working knowledge of GLP/GMP, COSHH and safe lab practices.
  • Must be self-motivated, have good attention to detail and be able to work with minimal supervision.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54389 in all correspondence.

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 54389
  • Posted: 7th September 2022
  • Expires: 5th October 2022

CK Group

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