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Quality Manager

b3 jobs
£40,000 - £45,000
Closing date
9 Jun 2024

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Contract Type
Quality Assurance, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Quality Manager

£40,000 - £45,000
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8671

The company

With a particular focus on original flavours and authentic taste, this UK market leading company pride themselves on a smooth process from NPD to finalised products using their specialist knowledge and experience.

About the Quality Manager job

The purpose of your role will be to take ownership for overseeing the day-to-day management of quality and food safety in the factory, ensuring compliance with the food safety, BRC, legal, and customer requirements.

Key tasks

  • Promote a proactive Food Safety Culture and actively share best practices whilst coaching teams on quality and food safety standards to ensure full understanding and accurate implementation.
  • Drive quality improvement through effective Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and corrective action, leading projects, and implementing Food Safety Initiatives. Develop, implement, and maintain procedures in collaboration with key stakeholders (SOPs, quality checks, GMP, quality and food safety documentation).
  • Lead on BRC audits and oversee the internal audit program including addressing non-conformance issues with effective corrective actions and closure as well as handling of quality issues and complaints, implementing corrective actions whilst keeping key stakeholder informed.
  • Responsible for site HACCP, ensuring appropriate reviews and training as HACCP team leader and ensuring factory hygiene standards are met including managing the pest control program.
  • Manage a small team (4 reports) Quality and Specifications team.
  • Ensure the timely completion of SAQ’s and specification requests.
  • Represent the quality department ensuring information flow between central and local departments.  

About You

The successful candidate shall have a related food science degree 3yrs minimum food industry quality management experience as well as an BRC auditing background and HACCP Level 4.

  • An excellent communicator at all levels, verbally and written. A keen eye for attention to detail. Manages own work load and contributes to team tasks.

More details

The Quality Manager job is based in Cheshire and is paying £40,000 - £45,000 according to your experience.

The package includes a discretionary bonus, 33 days annual leave, flexible working and an employee discount scheme.

The working hours are Monday - Friday / Office Hours.

Alternate job titles

Quality Assurance Manager | Quality Manager | Head of Quality | Food Manufacturing QA Management Jobs | Food Industry QA Jobs



Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

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Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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