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Quality Manager, Home Based/London

Job Reference: W39618
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

Our client is a luxury brand making award-winning, premium bakery products. With ambitious growth plans to expand the business both in the UK and selected export markets, the company is looking for a new Quality Manager to join their small and vibrant team.

You’ll need to be ambitious, driven and eager to grow in your role. If you are flexible and hands-on, you will enjoy working with the team, where you can be part of exciting growth projects.

The Role

Reporting to the Manufacturing and Technical Manager, you will play a key role in ensuring high quality processes and safety standards are introduced and maintained in all aspects, relating to the quality assurance management systems of the company and its suppliers.

Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining the company’s quality management system.
  • Working closely with co-manufacturers to drive the company’s quality agenda and improve product quality and consistency.
  • Conduct process control audits to monitor quality and process performance.
  • Leading taste panels and ensuring all corrective actions are completed in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for complaint handling.
  • Creating and maintaining customer specifications, completing customer questionnaires and responding to customer technical queries.
  • Assist in creating and updating product labels in compliance with UK, EU and US labelling regulations.

Person Profile

  • Food related degree with a passion for food, innovation and quality.
  • Previous experience in a similar role ideally within a food manufacturing plant.
  • Practical experience in BRC and retailers’ audits including M&S.
  • Sound understanding of HACCP and quality management systems.
  • Experience with labelling and product specifications.

REF: W39618