Supplier and Compliance Officer

North West
Up to £28,000
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Supplier & Compliance Officer

North West | Perm | £24k - £28k  

The Role

  • Assist in supplier approval for raw materials, packaging and service suppliers
  • Sign off raw material specifications and risk assessments
  • Assist with any customer alerts/food law alerts
  • Complete monthly supplier performance monitoring reports
  • Conduct supplier food safety audits when required by the business
  • Manage supplier audit Non-Conformances
  • Maintaining supplier documentation including SAQs and GFSI certification.
  • Play an active role within customer audits and annual BRC audits.
  • Investigate raw material complaints from the factory.
  • Input data into SAP to be able to restrict, track and identify current stock.
  • Management of the internal audits system

The Candidate

  • Full UK Driving License.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • Proven track record of making challenging decisions and overcoming objections.
  • Ability to work in a team but also be self-motivated.
  • Ability to make risk-based decisions, often with short deadlines.
  • Strong understanding of Food Safety and HACCP.
  • Basic understanding of manufacturing principles.
  • Basic understanding of food microbiology.
  • Auditing qualification (Desired).
  • Proficient in use of IT equipment


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