Head of Technical Required – Retail. One of the most sought-after Senior Technical positions in Fresh Produce
Are you ready for a career-defining opportunity with one of the UK’s leading and most progressive retailers? We’re seeking a dynamic individual to lead our client’s technical team in delivering quality, safe, legal, and ethically sourced fresh produce to their valued customers.
As the Head of Technical, you’ll play a pivotal role in ensuring their suppliers meet the highest standards, driving excellence across their entire fresh produce category. You’ll be a key member of our category executive team, shaping strategy and identifying suppliers and growers who can provide long-term competitive advantage.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Developing strategic relationships with suppliers to enhance product quality and sourcing practices.
- Ensuring compliance with safety, legal, and ethical standards throughout the supply chain.
- Leading and inspiring a team to deliver outstanding results.
- Utilising superb communication and negotiation skills to drive collaboration and innovation.
What do we want to see from you?
- Previous retail experience, preferably in a senior technical role.
- A proven track record in fresh produce management.
- Strong leadership abilities, with a knack for fostering a positive and high-performing team culture.
In return, our client is offering an attractive salary package, including a generous bonus scheme and additional benefits.
This is your chance to make a real impact in the retail industry while shaping the future of fresh produce at a highly respected retailer.
If you’re ready to take your career to the next level and join a forward-thinking team dedicated to fresh produce excellence and innovation, we want to hear from you. Apply now via this website or call Ian Reed on 01284 715055 quoting Ref: 5723IR