Quality Assurance Manager - Food Manufacturing

£45000 - £50000 per annum
04 May 2018
01 Jun 2018
Keeley Grindrod
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Quality Assurance Manager - Food Manufacturing

Are you a quality professional within the Food Manufacturing sector, able to drive standards to meet BRC and retailer audit requirements and are you looking for your next challenge? My client, a manufacturer of branded and own label food products is looking for you.

My client - UK market leader and household name - are expanding this site due to growth. The career potential for the right person is immeasurable.

Role: Quality Assurance Manager
Location: Cornwall

Salary: Circa £50k

The Candidate:
  • Do you have experience of managing a team of QA Technicians in the role of Quality Manager / QA Manager / Technical Manager within a high-risk food manufacturing environment?
  • Can you demonstrate experience driving standards to meet BRC and retailer audit requirements and maintaining high levels?
  • Are you a highly motivated, determined and enthusiastic individual with strong leadership and team building qualities?
  • Do you have strong organisational skills, along with excellent verbal and written communications skills?

If you can answer "yes" to the above questions, please read on…

The Role:

This role reports to the Technical Manager and is responsible for managing the QA team to ensure that product quality, processing systems and factory practices are maintained at the company's high standards.

Duties will include:
  • Managing the site quality assurance systems and processes to ensure that factory operation complies with all relevant site standards, codes of practice and food legislation
  • Leading and motivating the QA team and managing allocation of workload, facilitating the development of their skills and performance
  • Identifying technically related training requirements across the business
  • Creating effective corrective or preventative action plans for any issues relating to legislation, systems, processes or procedures and or product
  • Monitoring adherence to the Quality Management systems through routine monitoring and audit programmes, encouraging the principles of continuous improvement and a Quality Assurance culture

The Company:
  • My client is a market leading food and drink manufacturer that has seen impressive growth in its sector over the last few years.
  • The company is always keen to develop staff.

To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV quoting KG/3788 - or for a confidential chat call me on 0161 832 7463 or 07399 935 170