Quality Assurance Manager / QA / Technical / Quality Standards
Quality Assurance Manager / QA / Technical / Quality Standards / Quality Control / HACCP / Material Quality / Food Production / FMCG / Food Manufacturing Ruskington, Sleaford Commutable from Grantham, Boston, Newark, Lincoln, Spalding and Nottingham Salary £Competitive Our client are the UK's leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. They provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Their farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while their strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything they do, all with a view to growing responsibly. As part of the largest pork provider in Europe and the biggest exporter of pork in the world, our client are well-placed to deliver their ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you. They are looking to recruit a QA Manager out their site in Ruskington, where they manufacturer a variety of ready to eat snacking products. You will be the right hand person to the Technical Manager on site, driving raw material quality at goods intake and working with other sites and external suppliers to achieve adherence to specification to meet customer standards and expectations of the finished product. As the Quality Assurance Manager, you will be ensuring the factory production team adhere to agreed HACCP process flows and critical control points in accordance with BRC & customer requirements. You will also oversee line quality procedures and maintain quality standards from customer specifications and assist in the training of new QA operatives. To be the successful QA Manager, you will need to be a proactive person who is always looking for improvements, with an ability to problem solve. Previous functional experience at a QA Manager level in a food manufacturing environment is essential and meat manufacturing or cooked meats experience would be advantageous Excellent organisation and communication skills are a must for this role, as is a high degree of self motivation and self management. Strong IT skills are essential and ideally the successful candidate will have technical/QA management experience within a food manufacturing environment, ideally with protein and hold a relevant degree or equivalent demonstrating technical awareness. What Our Client Offer As an international organisation, they pride themselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. They care about their people and offer an excellent package including a competitive salary, pension and life assurance for all employees. On top of that, they offer a Reward Scheme where you can claim hundreds of discounts and an equipped for life scheme If you are as serious about food as they are and ready to help them make a difference, they would like to hear from you.