Quality Manager

DR Newitt
Dumfries and Galloway Region
Up to £35k (neg)
13 Nov 2018
13 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

My client, a well-known producer in the industry requires a QA Manager for their facility in the South region of Scotland.

The duties [not an exhaustive list] are:

  • Microbiology and verification of results, including investigations and corrective results 
  • Product environmental issues [water and shelf life]
  • Customer non-conformances – [root cause / investigation / corrective action
     Internal audits in conjunction with the Technical Manager / QA Team 
  • Audits along with Technical Manager 
  • Traceability exercises
  • HACCP [working as part of / coordinating with the HACCP team
  • Management of the QA team of 4
  • Working closely with the production managers and teams 
  •  Administration of company/customer information.

The ideal candidate:


  • You will have a strong working knowledge of QA procedures and the legislation that applies to the food industry; including HACCP.
  • You will hold IOSHH Managing Safely and ideally a Level 3 in Food Safety/ Level 3 in   HACCP.
  • You will have experience in the process of both internal and external audits.
  • You will manage a small team and have experience in people management.

The hours are 40 per week and the salary is dependent on experience.


There could be some relocation assistance 

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