Retail Technical Manager - initial 6-month contract
Based Surrey. Up to £60,000 plus benefits
Technical management, working with the retailers. That's what this role is all about. Working with high profile customers to ensure full technical compliance is critical. But it's also about finding ways to enhance the experience. This business is backed by an international group, and are developing their product range with new, innovative products and ingredients, working with manufacturers and retail customers to deliver growth.
Could this be you?
Reporting to the board and working across a growing product range your role will be to enhance and deliver an exceptional technical management experience to key customers. Working with internal teams across the supply chain and building relationships within the supplier base will be critical to success. New product launches are already planned for next year, and these are expected to grow. You'll pioneer the partnership between new customers and the business, setting future standards. Working closely with the NPD team, this role will suit someone who is self-sufficient, and who is able to generate real engagement.
To achieve success in this role, it's likely that the successful candidate will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) and must have operated in a retailers facing technical role. Evidence of being able to work at pace, along with the ability to inspire and encourage others will be important. The successful candidate will have a can-do attitude and be able to demonstrate an unwavering attention to brand integrity.