Compliance Technologist

Posted 24 May 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Technical
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameMelissa Chandler
Expiry date 23 June 2024

Job description

Why Greencore?


We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day taste better.  We’re sure you’ve tried our products because we supply food for the all the major supermarkets in the UK!


Here at Northampton, we operate one of the most impressive facilities in Europe, based across a campus of 5 manufacturing units, and we have a team of around 2,000 colleagues making high quality premium products every day . We are the sole supplier of sandwiches, wraps, rolls and sushi for Marks & Spencer.

What you'll be doing


As a Compliance Process Technologist you will maintain and improve quality systems ensuring compliance. This includes Quality Systems, Internal Audits, Industry Legislation & Customer Codes of Practice.

  • Provide information to support the creation factory specifications which lead to the production of accurate and appropriate product labelling information
  • Provide process guidance and advice to cross functional manufacturing teams to promote adoption of new practices or process for increased efficiency
  • Monitor and communicate process trends to ensure launch date adherence, maximum process optimisation and effective communication to customers
  • Challenge and investigate potential continuous improvement projects and facilitate relevant trials in order to drive process/ product enhancements opportunities
  • Ensure that internal Quality Management System (QMS) and Food Safety system on site meets all retailer requirements and technical standards
  • Take an active role in implementation of requirements and advise and support technical team and wider site functions to maintain compliance
  • Take an active role in preparation and completion of all site external audits. Manage external audit information requirements and responses for site
  • Establish or review and amend procedures as required by new customer codes of practice, new business initiatives or new internal systems. Complete regular reviews of new policies, procedures, guidelines and alerts and implement accordingly

What we’re looking for


At Greencore we put our people at the core. We celebrate their differences and help everyone to be themselves at work. Together we make every day taste better.

  • Desired: Degree in Food Science or related subject plus working experience within food manufacturing environment
  • Site based role
  • Evaluate and interpretation of data
  • Expertise in interpretation of customer code of practice
  • Good level of computer literacy ability to use computer programs to analyse project results
  • Micro biological training
  • Understanding of technology relevant to business area and area of responsibility
  • Understanding of technical KPIs
  • GMP knowledge of techniques

If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.


What you’ll get in return


*       Competitive salary and job-related benefits

*       Holidays

*       Pension up to 8% matched

*       Company share save scheme

*       Greencore Qualifications

*       Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

*       Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform


Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.