Quality Zone Manager

Posted 13 June 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Technical
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameLucy Plant
Expiry date 13 August 2024

Job description


Why Greencore?  

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day. 

We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn. 

Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 17 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 10,400 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties. 

Our Warrington site is also known as the Italian centre of excellence, recent expansion and investment make this site a state-of-the-art manufacturing unit! We produce high quality Italian ready meals for both Tesco & Co-Op 

What you’ll be doing

*       Direct the team to deliver the quality management system including the internal audit plan in order to ensure compliance with customer, manufacturing unit, legislative, divisional and strategic requirements 

*       Provide information and demonstrate operational practice in support of external audits to enable compliance with customer requirements 

*       Continue to develop the capability of the Quality A ssuranceteam through the technical strategy 

*       Monitor departmental key performance indicators adjusting team activity to ensure targets are achieved 

*       Plan and maintain resource utilisation to advise the required quality assurance tasks 

*       Lead and deliver a project(s) to create business effectiveness and cost efficiency 

What We’re Looking For: 

*       Educated to degree level with a Food specialism or equivalent qualification (or has relevant work experience)  

*       Has previous internal audit experience  

*       Holds an intermediate Food Hygiene certificate level 3 and level 3 Health and Safety  

*       Experience in a food manufacturing environment  

*       Ability to use computer programmes including Word, Excel and related technical IT packages  

*       Knowledge of the HACCP principles and practice  

*       Knowledge of allergen awareness-implications / related to labelling and nutritional awareness  

*       Demonstratable shelf-life determination and awareness  

*       Experience and knowledge of hygiene and disinfection principles 

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. 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 
  • 25 days Holiday plus bank 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.