CPA Recruitment

Quality Assurance Assistant

£20,000 - £22,000
06 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

This is an excellent opportunity to join a privately own ambient manufacturer business, specialising in bespoke products for leading restaurant chains and food service. Working within the Quality Assurance and Technical team the focus of this role is to ensure compliance to the food safety, quality and legal requirements of the company Quality Management System and BRC standards. 

Key Accountabilities

  • To apply set quality standards to ensure that all legislative and customer requirements are met through conducing audits including fabric, hygiene, GMP, glass and hard plastics and following up of non-conformances with the aim of preventing reoccurrence
  • To ensure that all microbiological, chemical and organoleptic (taste panel) sampling is conducted according to an agreed schedule and records are maintained and communicated
  • To audit that all records relating to food safety, quality and legality are completed and are fully retrievable. This is tested through traceability audits according to an agreed schedule and through specific customer or 3rd party audits
  • To aid the technical manager in the investigation of customer complaints and trending of technical KPIs

Person Profile

  • You will ideally be degree qualified or equivalent in a food science related subject
  • You will hopefully have at least three months previous experience within a Quality Assurance role
  • You will be flexible to work a shift pattern of three days on and three days off
  • You will be action orientated with a proactive attitude with a passion for quality and food


To apply, please e-mail in strict confidence, with a comprehensive CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of  or call 020 8203 1000

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