Head of Supplier Quality

Hertfordshire£Competitive + benefits

An exciting opportunity with great ongoing career potential has arisen for a Head of Supplier Quality at Martin Brower UK to oversee a large supplier portfolio. As the Head of Supplier Quality, you will join the team in Hertfordshire with a UK wide remit.
 
You will manage a large supply base from a quality perspective to enable the smooth running of the operation and an overall supplier focus on delivering quality product to restaurants.
 
The role has broad scope and you will be the lead for all quality related issues. You will identify, recommend and implement improvement opportunities from within the industry, supply base and Martin Brower globally. In addition the role will require you to initiate, develop, lead and participate in significant change projects which drive quality standards and support overall business strategy.
 
To be successful in this role you will need a passion for food and quality.

In addition:

> Excellent technical/quality management experience and knowledge within the food manufacturing, food retail or food service sector is required.

> Experience of working as a man manager is an advantage and a proven track record of working with and improving supplier quality standards, procedures and products is essential.

> You will also need to demonstrate and understand how quality affects the bigger commercial picture.

> Having good relationship building and communication skills is a must as are good influencing and negotiating skills, all of which will ensure you have great partnerships with the customer, the supply base and Martin Brower colleagues.

> In turn you will be working with one of the biggest brands in the world as part of a global business that can offer an exciting role with great career opportunities.


 
To be considered for this role, please send your CV to Quantica Search & Selection c/o abi.lucas@quantica.co.uk or contact 0113 246 2519.
 
Please note: Quantica are exclusively retained, all applications will be forwarded to Quantica Search & Selection

18 Feb 2013
18 Mar 2013
Food Manufacturing
Permanent