Quality Assurance Officer

20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Assurance Officer
GBP20,000 - GBP25,000 dependent on experience

Ginger Recruitment are pleased to be working on an exciting new vacancy for a well-known organisation who, due to recent growth, are seeking a Quality Assurance Officer to join their friendly, dedicated team. Reporting directly to the QA Manager, you will assist in ensuring quality systems are in place and are maintained to comply with the requirements of the organisation.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and ambitious individual that enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment. Organisational skills and attention to detail are key attributes for this role and previous experience in a FMCG environment is essential.

Key Responsibilities:
• Communicate the company's vision, strategy and values and ensure that all employees understand how their efforts subsidise to the achievement of company objectives.
• Manage all aspects of QA, ensuring the best possible procedures are in place allowing top quality, safe and legal products to be produced.
• Liaise with suppliers and customers on technical issues
• Manage all aspects of Health & Safety and testing in a thorough, professional manner
• Ensuring all company procedures are meticulously documented and monitored as necessary, whilst also ensuring that these are up to date at all times.
• Manage customer complaints so that solutions are found quickly, also ensure that preventative measures are put in place to prevent any reoccurrence.
• Ensure that all legal and audit requirements, including health & safety, are met.

Key Skills:
• A food safety Level 3 and Haccp Level 3 qualification is a minimum requirement.
• A food science or related degree, HND/HNC or equivalent would be desirable.
• Proven successful experience in a Quality Assurance and control position
• Familiar with SOPs and GMPs
• Experience maintaining and managing quality management systems, including internal and external audits

Ginger Recruitment is an independent North-West recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. Servicing businesses across the Ribble Valley, Lancashire & the UK, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So, if it's the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help. We recruit for a variety of businesses across the UK in a variety of sectors, so if you are looking for a new position then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced REC qualified recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

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