Food Quality Administrator

Recruiter
iRecruit Partners Ltd
Location
Reading
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

iRecruit Partners are currently working with a company based in Reading who are looking for a Food Quality Administrator to join their expanding team. This individual will need to administer all Quality and Food & Safety information and ensure compliance with all legislative requirements.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create, review and maintain in accordance with quality, safety and legal requirements:
    • Product Specifications
    • Supplier Audits (3rd Party Accreditation expiry dates)
    • Technical Documents
    • Label preparation documents
  • Checking of products to ensure compliance, which includes cooking, tasting and manual handling
  • Barcode scanning to make sure products will work with WMS system
  • Maintain supplier database to include QA contacts, product and supplier audits
  • Maintain customer databases and fill in documents for customers with technical information about the company’s products and site
  • Record and investigate customer complaints and supplier non-conformances with the Quality Manager and report back with corrective actions and providing statistical analysis on a monthly basis
  • Assist with launching new brand labels of existing and new products, which includes artwork approval
  • Assist in the development, maintenance of Company policies in line with new legislation, customer requirements and Company Standards
  • Provide support to the Quality Manager to ensure compliance with Quality Assurance requirements

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A level in Maths or English or equivalent
  • Proven QA administration experience
  • Experience of managing and maintaining a database
  • Proficient in MS Word
  • Good Excel skills
  • Numerically sound

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Level 2 Award in HACCP for Manufacturing
  • Quality Systems Experience in the food industry
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety for manufacturing
  • Experience of presenting and analysing data
  • Understanding of written or spoken Spanish or other languages

KEYWORDS: Food / Quality / Safety / Technical / QA / Suppliers