Quality Assurance Lead | Spalding | Expanding Chilled Food Group

Location
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Salary
Attractive package to attract the best
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
18 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Paul Nyman Consultancy are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Lead for a large expanding food group based in Spalding in Lincolnshire. 

The Business 

Our client is a multi-national food company producing a variety of branded and own label chilled products across all the main UK retailers. Having recently benefitted from growth the opportunity to now recruit a Quality Assurance Lead has now arisen. 

The Role

Working in a cross functional position, the QA Lead will be responsible for ensuring that technical and quality standards are achieved. With this comes full management responsibility for both direct and indirect reports, including setting and achieving KPIs with the entire team and managing communication to the various other teams. Other responsibilities will include the management of internal audits and ensuring the process of understanding and compliance with food labelling and legislation is adhered with. It will also be within your remit to highlight and identify where improvements need to be made in Supplier performance and communicate this to the Technical manager and team in order to effectively resolve these issues. 

The Individual

The successful QA Lead will have previous experience in a food related QA or QC role ideally with previous team management experience. Other requirements of individuals looking to apply to this role will require a good working knowledge of BRC, HACCP and customer requirements and up to date food legislation & nutritional awareness.  

The Opportunity

This opportunity is ideal for someone with strong QA experience looking to take the next step up in their career, or for someone looking to expand on their current knowledge base. This QA Lead role will provide the scope to develop you both professionally and personally within the support network of the wider company group. 

Paul Nyman Consultancy specialise in NPD, Technical, Process, Quality, Sales, Marketing and Category Management across the Food industry in the UK.