Senior Quality Controller

Location
England
Salary
£23 - £24 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Ref
CL/09112016
Contact
Chelsea Laws
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Senior Quality Controller
Salary - £23.5 K PA
Location - Kent

If you are someone with either a strong senior or experienced background in quality control. You will also need to have an extensive background within the food industry. Also with experience dealing with not only the FMCG sector but also experience with taking responsibility for overseeing the quality control production system for a number of national retail food service clients. And extensive background towards HACCP and BRC.

This company has comprehensive knowledge within their sector to create a market leading solution to help their customers be outstanding in a fiercely competitive market. Their team is made up of hundreds of experts from trainers to quality controllers to their account managers and senior team, to bring their passion to their product. They have been in their market for over twenty years now, but within this they have not always had their current company name.

As the Senior Quality Controller you will:
*Be the main point of contact for specified clients, assisting with their technical visits to site and regularly writing, reviewing and updating the clients' technical/manufacturing standards, guidelines and codes of practice to ensure they are implemented by the business.
*Perform daily process checks throughout the production, packaging, sanitation and warehousing functions of the site, including pre-operational checks, sanitation verification and label checks.
*Maintain product quality through adherence to Goof Manufacturing Practises (GMP) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) guidelines, product specifications and quality procedures by monitoring and documenting compliance to company standards complaints or deviations from standards or processes.
*Develop strong working relationships with supply chain and production, offering technical and training support, demonstrating an ongoing focus for continuous improvement for site processes and undertaking projects where required.

The successful candidate will need:
*Hold a food, quality or science related degree
*BRC issue 7 auditing experience with internal auditor certification
*HACCP certification
*A willingness to show initiative and solve problems
*An analytical and methodical approach to work
*Good team player and able to communicate at all levels
*Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages

To apply for the role please click apply!
Or alternatively contact Chelsea Laws on 0117 3252 999.
Zest are specialist recruiters within the food and drinks manufacturing industry and Chelsea Laws looks after roles such as a Quality Controller, Senior Quality Controller, Quality Manager, Senior Quality Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, Quality Systems Manager and Quality Director.