Lead Auditor

Spain / South America
£35-45k dependent on experience offered + Travel expenses paid
03 Nov 2018
30 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client is extremely successful within Fresh Produce and supply the major retailers with exceptional products from around the world. We are currently seeking a Lead Auditor on their behalf.

This is a fantastic Lead Auditor opportunity to travel across a variety of countries, predominantly with time split between Spain and South America. Working to support and assist The Technical Director and Global Compliance / Auditing Manager.

This overseas Lead Auditor role will take responsibility for;

*Auditing in factories and packhouses in Spain and South America, dedicating 6 months in each country. 

*Auditing to food safety, quality and legal standards

*Assist in arranging 3rd party SMETA Ethical Audits

*Produce, manage and advise on Corrective Action Plans

*Risk Assess and report

*Assist the UK Compliance team with Due Diligence information required from supplier visits

We require;

Experience of Packhouse / Factory Auditing to retail standards (ideally Tesco) ideally within fresh produce

Spanish language is essential.

Knowledge of TQC, SEDEX, PPPL, TPPS and Ethical standards

Ability to manage diary and travel arrangements

Flexibility to travel worldwide


£35-45k dependent on experience offered

IT, mobile, laptop will be provided

A Car will be hired and paid for by the company for individual trips

Hotels / Subsistence is provided by the company

Holidays at 20 days + local bank holidays


Travel and time required in Spain and South America + other Countries when required.  This role will not be based in the UK.

To discuss the position of Lead Auditor / Auditing and Compliance Manager / Technical Manager further, please call our team on 01284 735575, or alternatively please submit an up to date CV.