Quality Manager




Technical, Quality, Compliance


£40,000 to £46,000 Per Annum


Newbury, Berkshire

Contract Type:


Quality Manager

Location: Newbury, Berkshire

Salary: £40,000 pa - £46,000 pa

Great opportunity to join a dynamic food business that can offer training and career advancement. This well-established business has a positive company culture where every employee is valued and encouraged to take part in meetings where strategy and goals are set.

The Role

  • Work Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4:00pm
  • Ensure compliance with UK legislation and customer codes of practices.
  • Develop and organise food safety staff training across the business [in conjunction with HR and our external training resources].
  • Ensure the QA team does a monthly internal audit and ensure all audits are completed.
  • Record all non-conformities and customer complaints.
  • Maintain the Quality Management System Manual of policies and procedures to ensure compliance with BRC v9.
  • Support the Chair of HACCP and QA Meetings to ensure regular meetings and reviews.
  • Support the Technical Manager when on leave.
  • Check duties are undertaken by QA Assistant and other staff allocated to support the QA Team.
  • Ensure Health & Safety guidelines are maintained at all times inclusive of HACCP.
  • Manage plant and product swab and micro testing programme.

The Person

  • Need Chilled or Ambient food manufacturing experience.
  • Need some experience supervising a direct report [1 to start].
  • Ideally hold HACCP and Hygiene to level 3.
  • Ideally hold Internal Auditing qualification and experience.
  • Able to start work earlier or start later one day a week to carry out spot checks. Ref 3460

This vacancy is commutable from: Greenham, Newbury, Reading, Basingstoke, Thatcham, Tadley, Andover, Baughurst, Hook, Fleet, Farnborough, Tidworth, Marlborough, Swindon.