Senior Quality Assurance Manager

Location UK / Ballymena Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1378038

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for A Senior Quality Assurance Manager based in Ballymena

Moy Park is one of the UK’s top 15 food companies, Northern Ireland’s largest private sector business and one of Europe’s leading poultry producers. With a turnover of £1.4 billion the company employs over 12,000 people across 12 manufacturing locations in the UK, France and Holland.  Moy Park is part of Pilgrim’s Pride, one of the world’s leading chicken producers. 

As the company continues its growth momentum, we wish to recruit for the following position:

Senior Quality Assurance Manager

Job ref no: BM/M/001485

Reporting to the Site Technical Manager, the Senior Quality Manager will ensure that the site technical requirements are met and interact with the technical and operations teams to drive standards and customer expectations forward. This role will involve the design, implementation, maintenance and continuous improvement of HACCP based Quality Management System, including recording, storing and retrieval of records to demonstrate product quality, consistency and due diligence using industry best practice, customer best practice, BRC, third party / legislative requirements / recommendations.

As such you will possess a third level qualification in a relevant subject area and can demonstrate in depth technical knowledge across a range of areas including – BRC, HACCP, Policies/Codes of Practice for key customers, Food Legislation, and Food Hygiene standards. Experience of managing and delivering KPI improvement and a proven track record in Quality Management gained within the food industry is essential with preference being given to those with experience working within chilled food and high risk environments, an advanced HACCP qualification together with internal auditing experience would also be highly desirable. 

As a key member of the team you will develop the skills of your QA Managers and Auditors, and as such you will be an excellent communicator with proven interpersonal and negotiation skills. Experience working with the major multiples and understanding their standards and requirements is desirable. As a driven self-motivated individual with strong people management skills you will be able to demonstrate not only your ability to take the lead and make effective decisions, but also your ability to delegate and empower your team.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful, growing and leading company which provides opportunities for collaborative team based working, learning, development and career advancement together with attractive, competitive and comprehensive remuneration packages.

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CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 19th December 2018

Moy Park is an Equal Opportunities Employer