Quality Assurance Leader

  • Location:

    Elgin, Moray

  • Sector:

    Industrial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Grant Falconer

  • Contact email:

    grant.falconer@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/526704

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-11

  • Startdate:

    01/07/2019

Working with Scotland's leading exporter of food who transport their perfected products world-wide, although founded in 1898 the company is still run by the same family and you will very much feel the family warmth when joining this multi-award winning business

You will be joining the Quality Assurance Team and reporting into the Technical Director working alongside the Factory Managers, Audit Manager and Systems Manager

Duties and responsibilities include;
- Management of QC staff and quality operators
- Investigation of any non-conforming finished products
- Compile in depth focused audit reports within the allocated timescale
- Distribute reports as appropriate
- To investigate root causes and ensure adequate corrective/preventative action in response to complaints
- Responsible for leading allocated quality projects
- To conduct shop floor compliance audits
We require candidates with the following
- Min 3 years food industry experience
- HACCP and Food Hygiene trained
- BRC / retailer experience
- Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office
- Experience maintaining Quality Management Systems Ability to motivate colleagues to adhere to quality procedures and systems
- Excellent communication skills at all levels
Working hours of the job 38 hour per week working 8am - 4pm but there will need to be an element of flexibility to meet the demands of the job. Salary is Circa 35k with additional benefits.

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