Head of Quality & Compliance EU

b3 jobs
£45,000 + bonus & benefits
02 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Head of Quality & Compliance EU

Job ref: 61334 | £45,000 | London

The company

The business has a deep entrepreneurial spirit and over time has evolved into a global food and beverage solutions provider to the travel and hospitality industries. They have always integrated delicious food, clever packaging, inspired designs and efficient networks to meet the challenging demands of people on the move.

The job

The Head of Quality & Compliance is responsible for ensuring material quality, food safety and reliability to enable the sourcing strategy, mitigate recall risk and that products purchased and distributed by and within the group are of good quality to the consumers.

You will be responsible for assuring that legal compliance is adhered to by suppliers/manufacturers, brokers, warehouses, hauliers and within the company. You will be involved in the process from product design, assuring that product is fit for its purpose, to trials and product launch, assuring successful product delivery. Furthermore, you will provide technical services such as external audits, troubleshooting audits and supplier development plus be responsible for ensuring specification and labelling compliance, regulatory compliance, complaints investigations and analysis.

Your experience

To be considered for the Head of Quality & Compliance EU role, you will have at least 5 years experience in a food manufacturing, consultancy or travel catering industry role with strong technical and regulatory knowledge. You will be educated to a degree level in food science, biology, chemistry or similar discipline. Required qualifications include HACCP Level 3 or higher, Lead Assessor/Lead Auditor certification (BRC, IFS and/or ISO22000) and EU Legal Labelling Certification. Due to the nature of the role, regular travel (60%) will be required plus 1-2 trips per year outside of the EU.

More details

The Head of Quality & Compliance EU job is based in the London region and is paying £45,000 plus benefits including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, 10% performance related bonus, private health care, pension and life insurance.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Emily Snaith, emily@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61334.

What happens next

After applying for jobs, we will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

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