Quality Assurance Manager

Recruiter
Workforce Staffing Ltd
Location
Atherstone
Salary
£35k - £37k pa + Plus additional benefits
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading global FMCG client are looking to recruit for a Quality Assurance Manager to work alongside and support their in-house Quality function. You will be responsible for the day to day running of the Quality Control team along with training and development of individual and new team members.

Salary: From £35,000 - £37,000 p.a. + Pension

Suitable for: Quality Assurance Manager, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

The Role
The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for the day to day running of the Quality Control team along with training and development of individual and new team members.

Responsibilities:
To ensure that Quality Manual and Good Manufacturing Practice is maintained.
To be responsible for maintaining and improvement of BRC, TFMS, HACCP and Operational Hygiene and Safety practices inconjunction with TM at both sites.
To implement Positive Release Systems from the Pack House, to lead the team using excellent communication techniques and team meetings.
To achieve an in depth knowledge of the characteristics of all products handled and how quality varies according to season, variety and origin.
To ensure the quality of products supplied to the Company fully meets procurement specifications and clearly communicate to technical and commercial departments in a timely manner when products do not meet said requirements.
To monitor the conditioning, grading, packing and quality through to final delivery to ensure that customer specifications are strictly adhered to. Action and report any non-compliance's to the appropriate personnel.
To maintain the appropriate documentation as set out in the Company Quality Assurance Manual.
Support and engage in the needs of the TM's following up requests and customer quality issues (rejections) with written responses supported by appropriate documentation and agree actions to prevent further issues with technical and commercial colleagues for both sites for all customers.

The Person
The successful candidate for the Quality Assurance Managers position will have the following experience:
Educated to QCF level 5 - 6l in a Food Science, Horticulture or Agricultural based discipline - Essential
Experience of a FMCG environment - Essential
A minimum of two year's experience working within a managerial position - Essential

WorkForce manufacturing are responsible for placing several hundred dedicated operatives out to work every day across the West Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Order picking, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.