Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Vacancy for a Quality Assistant to join our team.  Reporting to the Directors and Technical Quality Manager, the successful candidate will set a high standard in areas of Quality and technical management support of our free range egg producers and packing centre.

Full time

Salary: negotiable


Key responsibilities

  • Dealing with free range producer documentation to Lion and Freedom Food standards
  • Support Directors in producer auditing as requested
  • Assist Quality Technical Manager with the site Quality management and HACCP systems to the highest standard
  • Quality Testing
  • Daily office administration
  • Answering the telephone and dealing with customer orders
  • Be able to play a key role in customer relationships.
  • Organising relevant training for both staff and producers
  • Ordering supplies as instructed.

Skills and Experience Essential

  • Confidence
  • Communication and organisation skills
  • Team working skills
  • IT skills
  • Understanding of Quality Management systems/HACCP
  • Experience in dealing with all customers from small retailers/restaurants to major multiples and ensuring all their standards are met
  • Experience in dealing with customer enquiries and complaints.
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and literacy skills
  • Ability to undertake staff induction and training
  • Interact with staff to maintain high standards
  • Ability to work as part of a team and cover roles as required

Desirable and advantageous - but not essential as training will be given

  • Technical knowledge of eggs
  • Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Knowledge of free range poultry
  • Knowledge of Lion Code and Freedom Foods standards


Applicants must be willing to undertake further training as necessary


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