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Quality Manager

Protea Recruitment Ltd
£30K TO £40K DOE
Closing date
18 Apr 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Protea Recruitment is currently recruiting for a client based in the North of Scotland. 


Job Title: Quality Manager

Location: North East Scotland – On-site

Salary: £30-£40K DOE

Hours: Mon – Fri day shift

Environment: Chilled food – High Care

Brief Description of the role.

All qualifying candidates will receive a full and detailed job description.

  • To manage and be accountable for the implementation of the site quality management system on site ensuring the safety, legality and quality of the product in line with statutory and customer requirements.
  • Manage and support the QA team, working closely with all departments to ensure requirements are fully understood throughout the factory and assist the operations team in meeting them.
  • Ensure the site HACCP plan is maintained and communicated throughout the business
  • Ensure the QA Team is trained, fully understanding and compliant with the site food safety policies and procedures
  • Working with the Head of Technical to develop and monitor department KPIs to drive continuous improvement.
  • Overseeing the collation, auditing and archiving of production process paperwork.
  • Take ownership of the management of Quality Contracts, Quality Attribute Sheets and factory specifications
  • Carry out post hygiene audits
  • Complete third-party audits
  • Be a key member of the site TACCP and VACCP teams

About you

  • Ideally, a degree qualified in a relevant scientific discipline.
  • Knowledge of Technical Systems
  • HACCP training
  • Food hygiene training
  • Internal auditor training
  • Food manufacturing-related experience in high care environment ideal

​For more information, please apply or contact Matt on 0131 378 2530 or email All qualifying candidates will receive a full and detailed job description


A fresh approach to recruitment

​With a direct approach to recruitment, we Focus on the Food | Drinks | and FMCG sectors.

Our company's success has been built on the understanding that every business and candidate is unique; partnering with our clients, we focus on the culture fit, which is as important as matching a candidate's skills.

 Working with SME and Blue-chip businesses, from factory start-ups to replacing critical positions, our tailor-made services offer a bespoke recruitment solution for Full-Time, Interim and Fixed Term Contracts, from mid-level to board-level recruitment across all recruiting disciplines. 

Recruiting across Scotland, England, Wales, Ireland, EU, MENA, Africa, and other countries worldwide, we are the recruitment partner for you for the Food / Drinks manufacturing sector.

For your perfect job or hire, don't hesitate to contact or call Matt on 0131 378 2530


Company info
Suite 18
4 Lochside Way, Park
Mid Lothian
EH12 9DT

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