Food Quality Manager
Are you an experienced Quality/Food professional looking for a new challenge?
Would you like to work for a leading, growing Retailer as a Quality Manager looking after a number of food categories? If so, this exciting opportunity could be for you!
Focusing on food areas you will be an experienced Senior Technical professional, with experience in Retail Quality, R&D or Food Manufacturing.
Working with a defined Buying team, you will be responsible for a managing a diverse range of food commodity groups, you will be responsible for liaising with Technical Service providers and Buyers to develop quality, safe and legal products. Though your team you will be required to implement the Quality Strategy and engage with the Buying Department.
You will be a strong people manager, a good communicator, and be able to influence all levels within a business. You will also have an understanding of EU and UK laws and be able to interpret legislation in order to ensure that products are launched that meet safe, legal and defined quality standards.
The ideal candidate will have a good track record of delivering projects on time and within budget, have excellent verbal and written skills and will have previously demonstrated their ability in a fast-paced, cross-functional/ FMCG environment.
Candidates should have previous experience in multiple food areas, 2.1 degree level education or equivalent, managed 3rd party technical service providers and have experience in complaint reviews and management.
In return the Manager will receive a starting salary of GBP52,540 rising to GBP76,495 over 4 years, 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays, car parking and excellent career opportunities.
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