Ready to join one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK? This is an exciting opportunity for a confident individual with an eye for detail to join the business as a Quality Control Assistant on a 6 month fixed term contract.
A keen interest in sports nutrition or a consumer of sports nutrition products would be great, but definitely not essential.
Quality Control Assistant – 6 month FTC
Full Time 6 Month FTC
Service / Product: leading manufacturer and eCom retailer of own brand active nutrition and health supplements
A good match: Graduate in Sports/Science/Food Technology/Food Safety
Who we are:
We are on an incredible journey, with a mission to become the only destination brand for active nutrition.
We are shaking up the sports nutrition industry through disruptive marketing campaigns that help people think differently about our brand – and we need your help!
We want passionate risk-takers. We want people that like to challenge our thinking. We want people that live and breathe digital and have a passion for nutrition, health, fitness, and sports.
The Quality Control Assistant Opportunity:
Within our Product Quality Team you will play a vital part in ensuring we consistently meet our exceptional product quality standards. As a sports nutrition and health food manufacturer, we produce a wide range of products including powders, capsules, tablets and soft gels within our own manufacturing facility.
In this role, you will be working closely with the Global Product Quality Manager and Quality Team to ensure our products maintain the absolute best quality standard. You will also help implement a number of new quality practices within the production facility and continuously monitor these procedures and practices to ensure high standards are maintained.
What will you be doing?
+ Support the Global Product Quality Manager on all things quality
+ Ensure all stock placed on hold/quarantine are resolved in a quick and efficient manner
+ Carrying out intake checks of products when goods are received in the warehouse e.g Organoleptic.
+ Carrying out quality control checks e.g. packaging, labelling, weights, etc
+ Carrying out testing of finished products about to move out of the production facility
+ Auditing and monitoring hygiene and cleanliness in the manufacturing facility, ensuring a high level of procedure adherence at all times and reporting where necessary
+ Upkeep procedures and ensure they are followed within Production
+ Recording and resolving product complaints and personal preference
+ Investigation of complaints and raising non-conformities with our suppliers
What are we looking for?
+ Graduate in Sports/Science/Food Technology/Food Safety or similar degree
+ Scientific background/education and some experience
+ Keen interest in sports nutrition, ideally using sports nutrition products themselves and/or a good understanding of the key products on the market
+ Confident and an eye for detail
+ Strong communication skills and a great team player
+ Previous experience in the following is advantageous: QMS, HACCP and GMP accreditation
+ Problem solving / Risk assessment
What do we offer?
+ Competitive salary
+ 50% company discount
+ Company pension
+ PerkBox subscription
+ Cycle to Work scheme
+ Summer working hours
Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
Your Experience / Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Quality Control Assistant, Product Quality, Product Audit, Food Technologist, Sports Science Graduate, Sports Nutrition Graduate, Junior Food Quality Analyst, Food Technology, Sports Nutrition, Health Food
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.