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QA Manager

Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd
£Competitive + benefits
Closing date
26 Feb 2019

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Quality Assurance (QA), Technical
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a forward thinking, systems and audit focused QA professional to lead the site based QA team and play a key role with retail customers. You’ll operate from a state of the art facility where quality is truly valued as being critical to continued business success.

The role:
  • You will act as the quality champion on site and manage technical and quality issues that arise.
  • You should be improvement focused and able to consistently challenge existing systems and processes to deliver against demanding customer standards.
  • Responsible for promoting best practice and providing clear direction to ensure all quality standards are implemented and achieved, you will ensure quality systems on site are second to none and champion quality above all else.
  • You’ll work closely with the Site Technical Manager and play a key role in audit activity on site working to both BRC and a range of customer standards.
  • You’ll provide clear leadership and support for your team and motivate your team and the broader business to deliver against QA KPI’s.

Your background:
  • You should be qualified in ideally a food science, microbiology, or related discipline and already have gained experience within the food industry in a Quality Assurance role that includes people leadership and a level of customer exposure.
  • Experience of working with added value high care products is advantageous
  • You must be able to show a good understanding of current legislation, quality systems and retailer standards and be experienced in managing and playing a role in hosting BRC and customer audits.
  • You’ll be self-motivated and solutions orientated with excellent influencing skills and enjoy the factory elements of the role.
Excellent opportunities exist for progression on a group wide basis.


Silver Stone Search & Selection is an innovative and professional recruitment business which provides a tailored resourcing service to both clients and candidates. Operating primarily in Food, FMCG, Consumer goods, Retail and Pharmaceutical sectors we have over 20 years recruitment experience in commercial and operational disciplines across middle to senior management.

We take the time to understand people’s individual requirements and listen to what they want rather than assuming we already know. Our industry specific experience and use of recruitment best practice enables us to qualify candidates’ experiences as well as grasp our clients’ cultural requirements.

We have a consultative style and believe in a transparent recruitment process. We have worked hard to develop our sector knowledge and we work harder to maintain it in order that we can build strong rapport with clients and candidates alike. It is this knowledge and rapport that enables us to understand your needs and exceed your expectations whether you are a candidate or a client. Our knowledge gives us the ability to match clients and candidates cultural similarities which is at the centre of our success.

Find Us
08448 550000
1-2 House View
Baynards Green
OX27 7SG
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