Specialist recruitment resourcing within the food & drink manufacturing sectors


QA Manager * £35,000-£38,000 * Grimsby

Benefits: 26 days holiday + 2 Bank holidays, pension
Location: Grimsby
Sector: Fish
Reference: 6528

Quality Assurance Manager is needed for this first-class, medium sized business supplying premium fresh and frozen products UK and World Wide.

OUR CLIENT has multiple site in the UK and Internationally and are continually looking to expand their already very successful business that prides itself on high ethical sourcing and processing standards by focusing on achieving a Zero Carbon Footprint and the introduction of Wind Turbines.

THE JOB will involve running the factory QA factory operations and ensuring that the company Quality Management Systems are adhered to – this role is a Senior role with the business and you will be part of the team responsible for developing and achieving the company’s strategic and operational targets.

Reporting to the Technical Manager your Key responsibilities will include:

  • Achievement of BRC Grade A and other certification requirements
  • Validation of Quality Processes and establishing Product Specifications and all other documentation.
  • Development of QA plans including HACCP, GMP etc.
  • Involvement with specialist projects to improve quality and reduce costs.
  • Auditing of factory operations and managing highlighted QA issues within the business operation.
  • Management, training and development of the QA team.

THE CANDIDATE will ideally have:

  • Relevant qualifications in Science and/or Food Technology
  • Strong HACCP and BRC experience
  • Experience of food manufacturing in a short shelf life chilled or frozen operation, supplying UK and International Customers
  • Practical understanding of food production operational constraints with a commercial approach. Internal auditing 

This is a Monday to Friday role with 26 days holiday and 2 bank holidays over Xmas and New Year period – all other bank holidays are treated as normal working days due to the nature of their business. 

For a confidential chat about this role, please give Gary a call at Kandhu immediately on 01303 271367 or simply follow the links and apply today.

Kandhu Recruitment are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector