Quality Assurance Manager – Food


Job Location:

  • Ireland & UK
  • Salary:

    Job Type:

    Permanent

    Start Date:

    August 21st 2017

    Quality Assurance Manager required by Chase Resourcing for a permanent role in County Cork.

    Ideally you will have a Pharma/ IMF/ Medical Device/ Food Background and you must have Supervisory/ Management experience. Micro knowledge important.

     

    Overview of the Role:

    The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for quality assurance & control of both raw materials and finished products for a specific unit operation.

    This role will provide guidance and on-going support to facilitate compliance with Quality / Regulatory policies, Food Safety Programs (HACCP) procedures and product specifications with a primary focus on the factory floor activities. The individual in this position will promote a high standard of awareness and understanding at site level of all appropriate policies, procedures and product specifications and direct all relevant continuous improvement initiatives.

    Responsibilities:

    Facilitate the development & implementation of Quality Standards by ensuring the necessary training and support is available to the value stream and other functional areas.

    • Compliance with Kerry Global HACCP programme and Global Quality Management System.
    • Implement relevant quality related systems including:
    • Validation programmes as required
    • Environmental monitoring programmes
    • Kerry change control system
    • CAPA
    • Implementation of continuous improvement initiatives
    • Other projects and responsibilities as may be defined
    • Develop and maintain effective relationships with customers, external agencies, regulatory bodies and all relevant internal functions
    • Prepare facility for quality audits and manage internal & external expectations
    • Manage hygiene procedures and promote continuous improvement
    • Devise and implement relevant changes to SOPs are required

     Qualifications:

    • Diploma or higher in a Food Technology, Microbiology or a related Science related discipline.
    • Knowledge of quality Systems: BRC6, ISO 22000:2005, ISO/TS 22022-1:2009 and FSSC 22000.
    • Experience and knowledge of HACCP systems.
    • Previous experience in a food manufacturing environment is essential
    • Strong background in Food Safety and Quality Management Systems.
    • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools.
    • Excellent written, numerical and verbal skills.
    • A demonstrated numerical ability to record, interpret and analyze key process data.
    • Ability to drive continuous improvement and change management initiatives.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, coaching and conflict management skills.

     

    If you would like to hear more about this position please send your CV to marianne.jones@chase.ie or call me in the office for more information.

     

    Quality Assurance Manager required by Chase Resourcing for a permanent role in County Cork. Ideally you will have a Pharma/ IMF/ Medical Device/ Food Background and you must have Supervisory/ Management experience. Micro knowledge important.   Overview of the Role: The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for quality assurance & control of both raw […]

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