Supplier & Compliance Officer

North West England
14 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Supplier & Compliance Officer

Job ref: 60680 | £28,000| North West

The company

Our client is a well-established chilled manufacturer who produce both own brand and retailer products which are supplied into the major UK multiples. With a brand new manufacturing unit, the business has undergone rapid growth and success with more exciting expansion plans on the way.

The job

The Supplier & Compliance Officer will role model company in house behaviours by providing support to both the Supplier & Compliance Manager and to the business by ensuring the functions of raw material approval and supplier management are delivered to a standard required by the business. You will assist in supplier approval for raw materials, packaging & 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, manage supplier audit non-conformances, maintain supplier documentation, 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 plus management of the internal audits system.

Your experience

You will ideally be educated to a degree level or equivalent within in a food technology or science related discipline and possess solid experience in a related technical role in the food production industry. You will be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of food safety and HACCP plus have a basic understanding of manufacturing principles and food microbiology. A full UK driving licence is also required together with the ability to travel as this role presents the opportunity of international travel to suppliers.

More details

The Supplier & Compliance Officer job is based in the North West region and is paying £28,000.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Suzy Standen-Payne, quoting job reference 60680.

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