Food Safety and Quality Assurance Officer

Closing date
10 Feb 2021
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Food Safety and Quality Assurance Officer| Fresh Produce | Ideally West Midlands


Are you passionate about food safety within fresh produce? If so, we want to hear from you.

About Our Client

Our client is a large importer of fresh produce into retail, wholesale markets and foodservice. Due to an up and coming retirement, they are looking to strengthen their Technical team with the appointment of Food Safety and Quality Assurance Officer to cover their UK operations.

About the Job

The role will be part of the Group Health and Safety team providing a specialist support function, primarily to wholesale and foodservice divisions. Responsibilities will cover compliance with food safety legislation, development and maintenance of site HACCP studies and quality management systems and the achievement and retention of third party certification for nominated sites.

The Ideal Candidate

We are looking for a strong technical person with has previous experience of working in the fresh produce sector, you will have experience of working with BRCGS Standards, HACCP level 3 and Food safety level 3. Good working knowledge of interpreting UK and EU legislation. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to build working relationships and to communicate effectively both written and verbally. A full UK driving licence is required as you will be required to travel.

Homeworking maybe available.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. Alternatively, for a confidential chat about the role, please contact Luan on 01780 480530 or


MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience of working in the industry, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Graduates and Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

Contact Us
  • Acanthus House
  • 10a Belton Street
  • Stamford
  • PE9 2EF
  • United Kingdom
  • 01780 480530
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