Compliance Manager (Food)

Shepton Mallet
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are working with a well renowned food manufacturing company who are in the market for a Compliance Manager. You must have a sound Technical background, with the ability to manage tasks using a lateral, methodical approach, with proven Technical experience.

Hours of Work

Your hours of work will be Monday to Friday; 8.30am to 5.00pm with a half an hour unpaid lunch break, equating to 40 hours per week. A degree of flexibility will be required to support activities within the business. You are required to be part of an on-call rota providing remote cover at weekends. Your salary figure reflects this arrangement and no other payment is therefore payable.

Key relationships: You will be working directly with both customers, auditors and suppliers.

Management/ownership of:

  • All Shift QAs, QA Technician & Compliance Administrator
  • Majority of Customer, Regulatory & 3rd Party audits on site
  • Satisfactory completion of Customer audit non-conformances
  • Standardisation of all site procedures and ensuring that they meet BRC & Customer COPs
  • Management & review of Customer Codes of Practice
  • Up to date raw material documentation
  • Approval of all raw materials prior to use on site
  • Approval of new suppliers of raw materials prior to use on site
  • Technical cover in absence of Technical Manager
  • Weekend Technical “on call” support on rota basis
  • Horizon Scanning
  • Site VACCP / M&S Integrity Risk assessment
  • Site QMS procedures
  • Key responsibilities:

  • Coaching, mentoring and developing QA staff and Compliance administrator
  • Leading Customer audits on site – factory tours, traceability exercises and documentation review
  • Chasing up Customer non-conformance actions across site
  • Managing 3rd party audit non-conformance responses to Customers
  • Reviewing and updating site procedures
  • Ensuring correct versions of documents are available in relevant areas on site
  • Occasional auditing of key raw material suppliers
  • Providing weekend cover via Technical “On Call” rota
  • Completion of regular Horizon scanning

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