QA Officer – Food Industry - South Hertfordshire

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: South Hertfordshire
  • Job Type: Quality Assurance/Control
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30k
  • Date Posted: 22/02/2023
  • Expiry Date: 25/03/2023

QA Officer – Food Industry

Role: QA Officer

Location: South Hertfordshire

Salary: £30k

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm


The Candidate:

  • Degree in Food Science / Manufacturing or equivalent
  • Experience working in a Technical / QA role in the Food industry.
  • Good working knowledge of BRC and food safety.
  • Excellent attention to detail, be well organised.
  • Communication skills. Should have the ability to engage with stakeholders within different levels of the organisation and external stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Able to remain calm under pressure, multitask, appreciate priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Computer literate in Word, EXCEL, PowerPoint, Internet, and Email.


The Role:

Reporting the Technical Manager, you will be responsible for handling the business’ Quality control documents.

  • Promote the application of the Quality Control Program with the different departments.
  • Managing supplier quality processes and documentation, including developing product specifications.
  • Coordinate laboratory surveys.
  • Lease with relevant parts of the supply chain concerning customer complaints to maintain and improve the quality of the products and processes.
  • Perform internal audits and provide direct support to the Technical manager and other departments as required.


The Company:

  • An established, multinational company operating in over 20 countries.
  • Serving retailers (private label), B2B, manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors in the UK and mainland Europe markets.


To apply for this role please contact Amelia on or alternatively on 01618327463 quoting reference AHC/12687