Technical Manager

Location Lancashire
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££40k - 45k per year
Contact name: Rick Metcalfe

Contact email:
Job ref: 5839
Published: 12 days ago

Technical Manager – Household goods – Manchester

I am looking for a Technical Manager to join a well-established SME manufacturer of household cleaning products and consumer goods. The successful Technical Manager will be responsible for new product development and regulatory compliance. As a Technical Manager you will have a chance to make a real difference operating in versatile role as part of a small team.

Daily duties will include:

  • Leadership and management of the company R&D programs
  • Working on new and existing formulations
  • Keeping up to date with the latest trends and innovations
  • Being responsible for the legal compliance of all products and product labelling
  • Overseeing QC of lab and production batches
  • Assisting production teams with any issues in batch manufacture
  • Management of all chemical raw materials used on site
  • Assisting the sales team by providing customer support with technical enquiries

Ideal requirements:

  • A scientific related degree (preferably chemistry)
  • Previous experience in a Technical Manager/NPD/ Compliance role within the chemical industry
  • Formulation development experience
  • Knowledge of regulatory compliance
  • Have a basic understanding of UK & EU chemical regulations
  • Experience of COSHH and compilation of COSHH assessments

If you are interested in this Technical Manager please send me a word version of your CV and your availability for a call !!