Quality Assurance Manager - 12 FTC
This FMCG manufacturing organisation is a world leader in the production and development of specialist products which are used by many global FMCG producers. The organisation is on a journey of change, including culture, continuous improvement and manufacturing techniques. It is a great time to be joining the business and they have asked us to help in the recruitment of an exceptional QAM on a 12month FTC
It is essential that you have current experience of working in a high volume, ideally world class FMCG/Food manufacturing environment, that is using modern methods of working.
Reporting to Operations Director UK, this position will have 6 direct reports and 14 indirect reports. The QAM will be responsible for the day to day quality assurance and the Quality team. This will involve managing the internal audit system, customer complaints from receipt to final close out, assist in maintaining and developing procedures and the Quality Database system.
There will be a strong need to liaise with production to ensure that quality processes and systems are maintained and that adequate controls can be demonstrated as required as well as day to day management of food hygiene through the Hygiene Manager. The role has the overall responsibility for the analytical and microbiological laboratories and the Quality Customer Liaison function. The role will also involve collating monthly KPI data for feedback into Regional Quality.
- Master in Food Engineering, Master in Business, Master in Microbiology, preferably specialized in food or equal through experience
- Approximately 10 years of relevant work experience related to quality assurance in the food industry, with at least 2 years of managerial experience.
- Knowledge or specific business understanding: food safety, microbiology, HACCP, BRC
- Good communication skills, critical analytical and audit spirit, able to engage and convince others in changing procedures and practices
A superb opportunity to join a truly global organisation and one with an excellent reputation.
This is a big role for the right person on a 12month fixed term contract. If you feel you are ready for the challenge, then please apply. If you have any questions about the QAM role, please contact Scott Williams at Jonathan Lee Recruitment PSC17