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Quality Assurance Manager

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Magpie Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    Francis@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1249_1642764330

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-20

Quality Assurance Manager Kingston upon Thames

A leading food company is seeking an experienced Quality Assurance Manager who is passionate about food and quality to manage their quality systems both internal and externally and with their contract manufacturers and supervising a small customer care team of two.

Quality Assurance Manager Responsibilities:

  • Quality Management
  • Drive food safety and quality standards within the company
  • Agree full product and packaging specifications with manufacturers
  • Ensure robust quality checks are in place
  • Work collaboratively with quality teams at manufacturing sites
  • Investigate product non-conformances
  • Ensure we are complying with product label regulations
  • Implement product and compliance testing processes
  • Audit QA systems and introduce new ones if need be
  • Full responsibility over recalls/withdrawals including facilitating dummy recalls 2x per year
  • Improve and reduce packaging
  • Work with supply chain to improve our sustainability credentials
  • Drive continuous improvement within quality team

Quality Assurance Manager Requirements

  • 4+ years' experience in a Quality role within a food FMCG company
  • Knowledge of food EU/Packaging laws
  • BRC Trained and IFS standards
  • In-depth understanding of product quality, QA and QC systems
  • Food Science / related Degree or equivalent

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