French speaking Quality Manager (Food)

People First Ltd
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Your New Job Title: French Speaking Quality Manager (Food) Your New Salary: up to £35k (dependant on experience) Status: 9 - 12 month FTC Location: Gatwick area, Surrey The Skills you'll need each day: Who you'll be working for: Working with UK private label customers’ technical management, liaising with factories, the European quality team and commercial functions, the main purpose of the role is to ensure all products and manufacturing sites conform to quality standards, policies and regulatory requirements. You will also manage one direct report in this position on a daily basis. What you'll be doing each day: ·Key quality contact for Private Label customers’ technical management ·Implement and lead quality action plans with Private Label customers, Industrial and Divisional Quality ·Lead communication and implementation of Private Label customer technical policies and new requirements ·Prepare and lead customer quality meetings, technical visitors and audits of sites to the standard and practices required by each customer ·Lead the action plan with industrial sites to meet customer policies and introduce best practice across Private Label sites ·Lead the quality elements on Private Label projects to ensure all customer requirements are met and delivered to the critical path and gate process ·Communicate and influence key stakeholders to achieve the decisions and actions required to deliver any customer specific requirements The skills you need to succeed: ·Fluent in French and English, both spoken and written ·Educated to degree level or equivalent, with a food science/technology background ·Previous experience in a Quality Management role, preferably in the UK with expertise of managing private label customer requirements ·Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills ·Strong organisational and project management skills ·IT literacy to a high standard ·Highly developed communication and influencing skills ·Flexible and creative problem solving skills to overcome obstacles ·Highly self-motivated and results focused, with the ability to work autonomously, as well as working closely with the R&D, Quality, Industrial and Commercial teams in the wider business ·Flexibility to travel in the UK as well as travelling regularly to France We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website