Technical and Quality Consultant (Food Retailer)

up to £56,000 + package
19 May 2017
26 May 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

The QA Manager will manage a team of quality professionals to ensure the highest quality standards are upheld. You will ensuring internal compliance with the Quality Management System and externally with all legislative requirements. You will also generate key technical KPI data and work closely with other internal departments. This role will allow you to utilise your food expertise and proven management experience to strengthen a vibrant QA team.

Key Accountabilities 

• Managing the customer complaints team and sensory analysis team, ensuring complaints are investigated whilst working with suppliers on complaint reduction

• Managing the complaints and sensory analysis programmes

• Driving complaint reduction

• Providing technical guidance

• Producing reports, monitoring QA performance

• Ensuring good QA working relationships

• Investigating and actioning potential recalls

• Deputising for the Head of QA

Person Profile

• Degree educated or equivalent in a food related discipline

• Proven, substantial experience working either in food manufacturing or in a retail environment

• Experience managing a small team in a similar position

• Experience in direct customer and supplier interfaces

• Excellent knowledge of BRC, HACCP and QMS standards

• Full, clean driving licence


To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with your CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of James Constable to

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