QA Manager

£32500 - £36500 per annum 
Job Type:
Manufacturing and Production 
Job Ref:
GRG797 – 132718_1621431340 

We’re looking for a talented Quality Assurance Manager to work for our client in Leeds.

They want to recruit someone who holds a food related qualification, HNC/HND/Degree in Food Science or equivalent and HACCP and Food Safety Level 4 qualifications, and who can demonstrate a good knowledge of the food industry and a thorough understanding of high care operation.

Offering a salary of up to £36,500, plus benefits including generous employee discount scheme offering up to 50% off plus profit share scheme, free life assurance, healthcare plan as well as inclusion in a generous management bonus scheme.


The Role
As Quality Assurance Manager you would report to the Regional Technical Manager and will have direct responsibility for food safety and quality standards across the Leeds production facility.

You will lead and motivate a small but effective QA team that is heavily involved with day to day factory floor operations across low risk and high care areas, leading audits, implementing quality procedures and ensuring high standards are maintained and current site systems are challenged and developed. You will be expected to build strong relationships across the site and work closely with technical teams within the region.

The role will involve occasional travel to other sites, therefore a full clean driving licence is essential.


The Candidate
The ideal candidate for this Quality Assurance Manager role will have relevant experience of providing leadership within a similar quality assurance role, with experience of the BRC Standard and quality management systems within food manufacturing.

In addition, it’s essential that you possess the following:
– HACCP or CIEH level 3, plus an Internal audit qualification
– A thorough knowledge of the food industry and a good understanding of high care operations
– Experience managing teams, building team capability and motivating your people to bring their best every day

You’re able to use your fantastic IT and numeric skills to evaluate information, make data driven decisions and present your findings in a format that stakeholders from a variety of different backgrounds can relate to.

Does that sound like you? If so, we’d love to see your CV.


The Package
Basic salary: £32,500 – £36,500 per annum for the ideal candidate
Additional benefits: Generous employee discount scheme offering up to 50% off and profit share scheme, free life assurance, healthcare plan plus much more


The Company
The business you’ll be working for is the UK’s leading and best-known food on the go retailer.

They’re a company that people want to work for because they are a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional bakery heritage and provide their people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.


Interested? If you think you’re right for this QA Manager role, then click the ‘Apply Now’ button, send us your CV and we’ll consider you for the first round of interviews.

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