Technical Manager (Quality) – Gauteng

  • Permanent
  • Ref #396824BM
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a Cosmetics manufacturer

Job Description

Reporting to the MD. You will be responsible for:


  • Lead the R&D and QC departments, including HR and line management aspects
  • Develop and coach the R&D, QC, and laboratory teams to ensure they are fully trained and able to perform their duties
  • Provide guidance to purchasing
  • Sign off communications to customers from the QC department (Specs, COA’s, MSDS’s, complaint reports, etc)


  • Develop new and optimize/modify existing products: Provide input into, review and sign off new product proposals, validate and verify product formulations.
  • Provide technical input in customer interactions
  • Establishing root cause of defects and determining corrective action
  • Maintaining required health and safety standards
  • Optimization of processes and formulations


  • Resolve product and manufacturing technical issues and assist with plant issues, modifications and new designs.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical non-compliances and liaise with the sales department regarding customer complaints





  • Relevant tertiary degree


  • 10 years experience
  • Manufacturing and Quality management
  • Health and safety
  • Labor law

Salary / Package

R50,000 to R60,000 CTC pm


  • 13th cheque