Quality Manager - Maternity Cover

  • Location
    Ayr, South Ayrshire
  • Salary
    £ 22000 - £ 23000 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Adecco are recruiting a Quality Manager to join our local client in South Ayrshire. This role is a 9 month maternity cover.

Your role will be to assist the Site Technical Manager to ensure the BRC standard, legislation and customer requirements are met and maintained at all times, maintain the Quality Management System, ensuring trends are identified, reported and corrective action implemented and will also work on continuous improvement projects within the business.

As part of the role you will also be required to deputise for the Site Technical Manager in their absence, when the role can become customer facing with the need to make important decisions independently. You will also have an active role in customer and third-party audits. This will be mainly a factory based role.

To be considered for this role you must have the following:

� Qualified to HNC, or equivalent within a food / science related subject

� Experience of working within a technical/quality auditing function within the food manufacturing industry

� Previous experience of direct retailer contact is essential

� Previous experience of Quality Management Systems, internal audits, product label approval, specification and technical documentation generation, environmental hygiene and microbiological standards

� Knowledge of HACCP, Intermediate Food Hygiene and Microbiology is preferable

� Excellent administration skills

� Ability to prioritise tasks, effective planner, attention to detail and articulate manner and communicate at all levels

� Assertive in leadership skills

� Computer literate - MS Office, database experience advantageous

If you feel you match the above and would like to discuss further, please send your CV in today.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Laura Shields