QA Lead

  • Quality/Hygiene
  • Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • £negotiable
  • W6291
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Dhrutee - 0345 2600 737

The Company

As part of a leading international food group, this dynamic company supplies the major multiples with a wide range of market leading chilled products. They’re now looking for a dedicated QA Lead to join their thriving team and uphold their high quality standards across their twenty-four hour operation.

The Role

Reporting to the Technical Manager you’ll lead the QA team and be accountable for:

• Co-ordinating and maintaining quality management systems, measuring site compliance to legislative and customer requirements as well as company manufacturing standards.

• Managing the QA team to deliver the highest standards, ensuring ongoing certification for quality-based accreditation and excellent customer audit results.

• Liaising with internal teams to ensure that all necessary systems are updated ahead of product launches and all lines are consistently manufactured of in line with customer specifications.

• Identifying and delivering quality based improvements for site policies and procedures whilst training and developing your team to achieve best performance on both a team and individual basis.

The Person

We are looking for a motivated Quality Assurance professional educated to degree level with a Food Science or related qualification. You’ll also have a solid background in chilled food manufacturing.

You must have previous QA management experience and a sound understanding of the quality and technical aspects of food production, which includes working knowledge of HACCP, BRC and ISO standards. You’ll also need to have a proven track record of leading a team to achieve outstanding results, and previous experience of implementing new systems would be highly advantageous.

If you are a passionate QA Manager or an experienced QA Supervisor with the drive to succeed then apply now or call Kimia on 0345 2600 737 for more information.

Full UK driving licence is required.

Ref: W6291


Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.