Quality Assurance Assistant

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary Up to £22000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Food Manufacturing / FMCG
Contact NameAnna Hall

Job description

Vickerstock are partnering with our FMCG client - renowned for their commitment to authenticity and excellence on the appointment of Quality Assurance Assistant to join the team based in Newtownards.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary from £22,000 DOE
  • Monday-Friday working hours
  • Company events
  • Company Pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • On site parking

What your day to day will look like as Quality Assurance Assistant:

  • Carrying out internal audits
  • Ensuring compliance with auditing bodies
  • Daily quality checks
  • Handling queries and technical questionnaires
  • Dealing with customer and supplier complaints or queries
  • Conducting full traceability checks on Sage Line 200
  • Microbiological analysis
  • Plant & Equipment hygiene checks
  • Organoleptic tests and reports
  • Carrying out calibrations and recording
  • Supporting NPD in product launches
  • H&S adherence and other relevant duties within the Quality Department.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Previous experience working in a Food Manufacturing environment, ideally in Quality
  • Strong attention to derail and a pro-active attitude
  • IT Literate in Microsoft Packages

Desirable Criteria (it would be great if you have these but don't worry if you don't)

  • HACCP Qualification
  • Third Level Qualification in Food Technology/Science

What to do next:
Sound like the career move you've been after and would like to hear more, pick up the phone to Anna now on 028 9031 3720 or send an updated CV - in Word format - via the link on the page.

If this opportunity doesn't quite get the taste buds flowing but like me you are passionate about food, let's get a chat and see how I can help grow your career.