Quality Assurance Supervisor

Posted 30 April 2024
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Food Manufacturing / FMCG
Contact NameSophie Brown

Job description

Quality Assurance Supervisor



Monday - Friday Day Shift, No Weekends (Flex start/finish times)

Salary €45,000 + DOE

Vickerstock are working in partnership with our industry leading FMCG client who are dedicated and well known for providing top quality products to customers. The business has continuously grown over a number of years leading them to become pioneers in the industry.

As a Quality Assurance Supervisor, you will work within the Quality Team assisting the Quality Manager as well as stepping up a level with responsibility when the Quality Manager is absent.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are keen to take a step up in your career as this will allow you to gain more experience/insight to Supervisor/Management duties.

Key Duties

  • Assisting with the management of the day-to-day activities within the Quality Assurance Team
  • Ensure compliance with food safety and legal requirements.
  • Assisting in the management and implementation of site and customer certifications
  • Responding to requests for technical information from internal and external customers
  • Providing support to the Quality Assurance Manager to ensure the Operations and QA team KPI's are achieved.
  • Providing support with all site certification and customer audits and leading unannounced site audits in the absence of the Quality Assurance Manager
  • Ensuring all products are produced to the required specification and that all processes are conducted in line with both good manufacturing practices by conducting regular GMP audits.
  • Supporting the review and approval of all new product introductions to the business including new supplier assessment and approval.
  • Assisting with production trials for new products or packaging materials.
  • Further duties will be provided on full job description at application stage.

We are looking for:

  • Diploma / Degree level qualification - Food Service / Food Technology or equivalent
  • Minimum two years' experience in a food manufacturing environment
  • Strong Quality/Technical background
  • Strong experience with internal audits, need to be confident to lead internal audits in the absence of the Quality Manager

Working hours will be Monday - Friday day shift role with flexible start/finish times. Salary in return will be €45k+ depending on experience.

If this sounds like the career move you've been after and would like to hear more, pick up the phone to Sophie now on 01 5267473 or send an updated CV - in Word format - via the link on the page (or email).

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.