QA Manager

Location
Derbyshire
Salary
Up to £40,000
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
KC13233A
Contact
Kirsty Carter
Contract Type
Full Time
Working at a state of the art site our client are market leaders in their field. They have a passionate and flexible approach to business with a reputation for producing exceptionally innovative and high quality products. The site has strong customer relationships and an excellent technical record.

You will be responsible for:
  • Implementing and leading a progressive QA function
  • Using your skills to ensure the correct specifications and highest quality standards are met through robust quality practices
  • Being audit ready to customer accreditation, BRC requirements and compliant with the latest food safety regulations
  • Being the quality expert in the business and ensuring and promoting best practice
  • Providing clear departmental leadership in order to deliver a focused, self-managing and highly competent technical team
  • Reacting and pro-actively planning for the technical demands that arise as the business grows.
 
Your experience:
  • Of graduate calibre with technical experience in a food manufacturing environment (chilled, frozen, ambient and fresh produce all considered), you will have broad technical skills and be able to demonstrate an enthusiastic approach to your work.
  • You can calmly react to unexpected business demands and are able to motivate your team to achieve high standards.
  • You’ll have a good understanding of BRC and retailer standards.
  • A strong customer orientation is essential.
Excellent opportunities exist on a site and group wide basis for your future development.