Job ref: CST/54863

Technical & Quality Manager

Technical & Quality Manager

Flexible Packaging, Paper, Extrusion Coatings
Based in Scotland

Job ref: CST/54863

Salary / Benefits: Commensurate with experience

Working Rights: Please note that as the UK is no longer part of the EU, Non-UK nationals will need a valid working visa to apply for this position.

The client:

Part of an international and highly successful group, our client is a leading UK packaging manufacturer renowned for its innovative technical lidding film used across many segments of the food industry.

The role:

Overall responsibility for innovation, research & development and technical development to deliver unique processes and product propositions to the market that deliver margin and profit growth as part of the business strategy. Leading, developing and implementing quality processes and procedures within the organisation that ensure compliance with standards and specifications. Deliver an excellent right-first-time quality service to customers; and reduce waste in all forms in production processes.

Person profile:

· Experience in a Technical / R&D leadership role within a food related industry
· Knowledge of food contact standards and food contact legislation
· Good understanding of Quality Management and improvement techniques
· BSc or equivalent in Chemistry, Polymer Science or other relevant science related subject
· Experience & knowledge of solvent coatings and extrusion processes and able to formulate / reformulate new coatings
· Knowledge of lidding films in food applications would be beneficial

To apply please contact Conrad Taylor
0044 (0) 1789 207070

Listgrove is more than a global recruitment partner to its clients in the plastics, packaging, recycling and chemical industries. For over 45 years, we have supported companies with professional advice and successful HR solutions. All assignments are tailored to the client’s needs and delivered by expert consultants.

Why select Listgrove?
· Established in 1975
· Recruited in 68 countries
· Recognised International brand
· Exhibited around the world; in Russia, China, India, USA, Middle East, North Africa and extensively throughout Europe
· Global network of candidates and talent data
· Search projects completed across all functions and at all levels of seniority
· Access to a network of offices across the world

For more information and access to a range of testimonials, please visit our website:

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union. Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 1197713

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