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  • Location: Birmingham, B25 8JZ
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Contact: Stephen Prior
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01332 318711
  • Start Date: 2022-07-31
  • Expiry Date: 12 August 2022
  • Job Ref: J4955
Role – Quality Assurance Manager
Location – Birmingham
Salary – Up to £40,000 depending on experience

Company overview
Manufactures high-quality, cost-effective product packaging and containers across the UK, and South East Asia whilst offering worldwide services to brands and retailers such as NHS, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Walmart, and more.
Role Purpose
Reporting to the compliance manager, the QA Manager will ensure full compliance with customers’ requirements, compliance with the BRC standard, and the company’s legal obligations. To assist in ensuring consistent quality of production, incoming goods, and ensuring procedures and specifications are followed. Encouraging and developing GMP across all areas.
Role Responsibilities
  • Management of the QA team and deputise when necessary
  • Deputising for QA & Compliance Manager
  • Assisting in internal audits
  • Active member of HACCP team
  • Responding to customer requests
  • Handling customer complaints and root cause investigations
  • Investigating and reporting on product returns
  • Technical testing as required in both the QA laboratory and warehouse
  • Liaising with suppliers, customers, and colleagues at all levels
  • Use of Quick Base and standard computer packages
  • Assisting in improvements to the QMS
  • Recording of results and report writing
Experience Required
  • The ability to communicate effectively
  • To be accurate and detailed
  • Proven track record of team management
  • Experience in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience in SAP would be an advantage
  • The ability to plan and prioritise workload
  • The ability to work alone but also to be a team player
  • At least level 2 HACCP
  • ISO9001/ISO14001
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience of managing / supervising staff
  • Understanding of BRC Food Packaging Standard
  • Internal systems auditing experience (trained auditor preferable)
  • Experience of dealing with customers and suppliers
  • Working against procedures and specifications
  • Experience of customer and BRC and customer technical audits
Working hours
Monday to Friday 09:00 – 17:30 (40 hours per week)

For more information on the role, please contact Stephen Prior at The Recruitment Group on either 07775 842536 or