Quality Assurance/ QA Manager Food Packaging My client a successful food packaging manufacture is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager / QA Manager to oversee and all quality and safety compliance within a busy site located in Shropshire You will ensure all daily quality controls and audit functions are completed on site whilst adhering to BRC, customer and food standards. You will have excellent communication and leaderships skills. As a 'people person' you will manage, develop and lead and coach your team. This is an opportunity to really make a difference, drive change and continuous improvement on site.
Key Responsibilities; Working with customers develop Quality in line with QMS (including: ISO14001 / ISO 9001 / BRC/IoP). Manage site audits, GMP, system and traceability. Manage complaint investigations and respond to customers as required. Review and develop all BRC, IFS and customer standards To identify, establish and develop departmental and customer KPIs.
Develop and maintain strong customer relationships, maximising profit and efficiencies Maintain quality checks, making recommendations where necessary. Document control management Skills and experience; -QA Management experience from a busy food manufacturing or food packaging environment -SO 9001 and the QMS / Quality Management Systems knowledge -Degree in Food Science or relevant subject -Food Safety and Hygiene Qualifications -Experience of BRC accreditation, customer audits and QSM (Quality System Management) -Focused on continuous improvement, efficiencies and LEAN processes, 'results' orientated -Strong communicator -Leadership skills, keen to develop, educate and drive change from within Hours and Days of work- Monday to Friday -flexible to meet demands of the business Some travel overseas may be required on occasions Competitive Salary depending on experience Job Type: Full-time