Assistant Quality Manager

Job description

This job would be commutable from Kinsale, Bandon, Clonakilty, Skibbereen and Bantry. This is an opportunity to join a dynamic and exciting company and be part of this Irish success story.

This is a role where you will be instrumental in helping maintain a successful A rating in BRC. This role will be fast paced and exciting as you will help in NPD and supporting a close-knit team.

You will be joining a stable and local west Cork company who is growing to keep up with the demands for their products.


  • Managing the Food Safety and Quality systems.
  • Implement CAPA programmes and ensure plant audit corrective action plans are implemented in an effective and timely manner.
  • Preparing and presenting Quality teams work during a weekly Food Safety and Quality Meeting.
  • Identification of and delivery of all relevant continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Address quality issues (Internal and Customer Complaints) by implementing rigorous root cause analysis and corrective actions.
  • Updating procedures, policies and work instruction on the Quality Management System.
  • Liaising with Operations on a daily basis to ensure compliance with BRC standard and company SOP's.
  • Responsible for the completion of finished product specifications, ensuring that specifications are completed in a timely manner and meeting critical paths set down.
  • Ensuring that all products manufactured are compliant with current and future legislation and retailer requirements.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum of 2-3 years Quality supervision /Management experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge and experience implementing Quality Systems: BRC Food Safety Global Standard or equivalent.
  • Strong knowledge of HACCP, GMP and BRC Food Safety Global Standard.

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