Lead Auditor / Factory Support

Simplified Recruitment
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Doncaster (with travel to our client's other UK sites)

Business: Originally founded in 1926; our client has a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain. The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs over 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country.

The Position:

Applications are invited for a Lead Auditor/Factory Support to be based at their Doncaster Site working with their suppliers and within their Group. This is a full time permanent position, working 40 hours per week.

The duties and responsibilities of this role will include but are not limited to:

• Ensuring all supplier documents are obtained for approval to supply.
• Ensuring audits are carried out to the relevant standard i.e. Their Supplier Audit Standard/ appropriate Accreditation standard.
• Making contact with Supplier or Site Representatives to arrange audits.
• Audit preparation, i.e. sending out pre-audit questionnaires, gathering information relevant to the audit, generating audit checklists.
• Carrying out audits and evaluating supplier or quality systems against the relevant standard or a third party.
• Generating and issuing audit reports. Carrying out follow up audits and reviews.
• During the audit follow up any quality issues with regard to the supplier to ensure corrective actions are closed out/completed.
• Carrying out internal audits.
• Supporting factory personnel with Quality/Technical issues and audits.
• Assisting with training of factory personnel as required.
• Ensuring up to date raw material specs are obtained and held for each site.

The Person:

• You must be able to work using your own initiative or as part of a team
• Be able to communicate well at all levels
• You must be a motivated individual
• You must hold a valid passport/full clean Driving Licence for UK & occasional European travel
• A Lead Auditor or Supplier Audit Certificate/Qualification is essential to this role
• Level 3 HACCP Certificate
• Good understanding of the Meat/Slaughter Industry and Animal by Products
• Experience of Auditing against BRC Standard and Feed Industry standards
• Competent in PC skills – Word & Excel

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits package.

Please apply online for this Lead Auditor / Factory Support role with your CV and covering letter.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s anticipated.
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