BRC Auditor

Eurofins Laboratories Ltd
Unspecified Competitive package plus car/pension and additional benefi
08 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
BRC Auditor

Field Based - Nationwide role with international travel

Competitive package plus car/pension and additional benefits

We are the world leader in food and environmental testing, offering an exciting opportunity as a BRC Auditor to join our expanding UKAS accredited Certification Body and be part of our growing business.

The Role

A role at Eurofins is challenging and varied each and every day. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package to reward our great people for all the hard work they do.

  • Undertaking audits in line with relevant procedures
  • Producing high quality assessment reports or other reports in a timely, in compliance with accreditation requirements and internal procedures
  • Undertaking review of corrective actions and when necessary revert to client for further information / detail
  • Liaison with Certification Core Team regarding the Certification, as necessary.
  • Keeping up to date with legislation and relevant Codes of Practice and approved BRC product category competence.
  • Overseas travel and overnight stays.
  • When required, it may be necessary to attend the Head Office to provide support to certification operations.
What We Are Looking For

Alongside qualifications and experience, we look for people who believe in what we believe in - People who enjoy coming to work each day and being part of a team who provide "results that matter"inestablishing the safety, composition, authenticity and origin of our food and water.

A degree (or equivalent qualification e.g. HND and or associated experience) in a relevant subject such as engineering or science. Industry experience according to specific audit protocol / scheme requirements - typically at least five years post-graduation (food/packaging manufacturing, pharmaceutical) HACCP trained – at least Intermediate / Level 3Lead Auditor trained – recognised auditor qualifications in GFSI schemes. A thorough understanding of the application of management systems in a range of organisations, a working knowledge of management systems, i.e. BRC, IFS, FSSC 22000 and their application in a business setting.EQIPT certification – for current BRC auditors, who are interested in widen their competency to BRC Packaging and Packaging Materials. Experience working for Certification Bodies and or with consumer products and pharmaceuticals would be a distinct advantage.Experience with or management of second or third party auditing/assessment, including system level auditing and process level auditing.Understanding of the legal and regulatory framework and requirements of the specified sectors would be an advantageUnderstanding of the principles of good client management and application within the certification business Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and databases

Personal Attributes

  • Highly effective communicator at all levels (assertive but tactful)
  • Commercial / business acumen
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills
  • Strong written and spoken English skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Flexibility to travel up to 20% of time
About Us

Eurofins UK 2016 Ltd is a certification body, previously known as Exova Certification Body. Following the acquisition by Eurofins in 2016 is now based at its Wolverhampton headquarters.

Our UKAS Accredited Certification Body offers a comprehensive spectrum of auditing services, with unprecedented knowledge and experience of audit and compliance service on a world-wide scale.

Eurofins Scientificis a leading international group of laboratories with over EUR 1.1 billion annual sales and over 16,000 employees with more than 200 laboratories in 36 countries.

Eurofins has a network of 14 sites in the UK and the Group provides an unparalleled range of over 100,000 reliable and validated analytical methods and support services to the pharmaceutical, food, environmental and consumer product industries, and to governments.

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