Quality Manager

DR Newitt
South West England
Competitive Salary
22 Nov 2018
22 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Quality Manager

South West – commutable from Somerset, Wiltshire, Dorset & Hampshire

We are recruiting a Quality Manager on behalf of a fantastic chilled food client of ours based in the South West. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a dynamic business if you are already operating at Quality Manager Level or looking to take a step up.

The key responsibilities for the role will be:

  • Ensure appropriate quality management systems are in place to assure the product meets food safety legislation, BRC standards and customer technical requirements.
  • Complete regular monitoring of HACCP and QMS systems, ensuring appropriate records are kept and implementing improvement actions where necessary.
  • Champion technical excellence in all areas by working collaboratively with the production team to ensure consistently high standards of food quality.
  • Effective microbiological control and relationship management. Ensuring that corrective actions are investigated, recorded and communicated appropriately.
  • Investigate foreign body or food safety complaints, analysing trends and working with the production team to remove foreign body risks.
  • Carry out all GMP audits and ensure continuous improvement by providing training support.
  • Provide support to monitor waste, hygiene and disposables budget where possible.

The Candidate:

  • Experience working within a food manufacturing experience – ideally chilled
  • Managed and mentored a team.
  • HACCP Level 3
  • Ideally a Food Science related degree, however this is not essential.

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive Salary - Depending on Experience
  • 25 Days Holidays + Bank Holidays
  • Monday – Friday / Office hours

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV to Lexi Barratt at lexi@drnewitt.com.  Alternatively if you would like to discuss the position further please call on 0131 226 5060.

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