Company: Cranswick
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: Unspecified
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Technical Services Manager

(Sherburn in Elmet, Leeds)


​An exciting opportunity has become available for a Technical Services Manager.

Main duties include (but not limited to):

•       To develop and maintain strong working relationships with our customers and suppliers.

•       To have detailed knowledge of the capabilities of our site, systems and our product.

•       To develop and manage a Technical Administrator/specifications technologists

•       To have a working knowledge of our customers technical policies so that we and our supplied products are compliant

•       To develop a proactive and good strong working relationship with the retailer technologists and the customer B2B based technical managers

•       To be able to host or assist any visit from said customers to the CGB site

•       To manage all customer queries/complaints in a prompt and efficient manner, and to seek solutions to any issues of concern.

•       To manage through the technical administration team the timely completion and communication of KPI driven reports and meetings.

•       To attend or host key technical meetings alongside or in place of the technical manager ensuring minutes are adequately and effectively communicated to the wider team.

•       To effectively manage technical aspects of the site launch process.


Requirements, experience and person specification:

Previous experience within the food manufacturing industry

Management of quality systems

Previous experience of managing a team

Knowledge of retailer codes of practice

Previous experience managing technical aspects of the product development process

Ability to interact with customers

Able to manage challenging situations in a professional manner and seeks  solutions

Hours of work- Monday- Friday 8am- 5pm (however flexibility around core working hours is essential)

Applicants must have great communication and organisational skills with sound pc skills ( Microsoft Office Word, Excel & Power Bi) with the ability to build positive relationships, work as a team player and demonstrate great passion, be flexible and have attention to detail.

Rates of pay to be discussed at interview stage.

A full Job description is available upon request.


Interested candidates, please apply by emailing your cv to or, or sending your cv and cover letter to the HR department, Cranswick Gourmet Bacon, 1 seafox court, Sherburn- In-Elmett, LS25 6PL

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