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Compliance Manager

  • Location:

    Preston

  • Sector:

    Food, Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Luan Harrison

  • Job ref:

    LH 18172

  • Published:

    24 days ago

Food Safety/Compliance Manager / Fresh Produce / Lancs

£30-35k Monday - Friday role

As the Food Safety/Compliance Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring effective technical management and compliance of the site. You will play a crucial role in upholding company, retailer, industry, operational, and legal standards, including Tesco TFS standards and BRC guidelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Standards Compliance: Guarantee that the site meets all relevant company, retailer, industry, operational, and legal standards, including Tesco TFS standards and BRC requirements.
  • Complaints Management: Lead investigations into complaints, identify root causes, and implement corrective and preventive actions promptly.
  • Collaborative Compliance: Work closely with Managers across all departments to ensure compliance in every aspect of the business.
  • Communication and Engagement: Maintain open communication with all site Managers, providing guidance, support, and direction in preparation for audits.
  • Team Collaboration: Actively participate as a key member of the Site Management Team, offering technical expertise on food safety, compliance, quality matters, and contributing to broader business initiatives.
  • Training Development: Develop and deliver comprehensive food safety and quality training programs for staff at all levels.
  • Internal Auditing: Conduct regular internal GMP audits to ensure adherence to standards and identify areas for improvement.
  • Audit Preparation: Prepare the site for all customer and third-party visits/audits, ensuring compliance and readiness.
  • Customer Interaction: Conduct factory tours with Customers upon request, showcasing our commitment to quality and compliance.
  • Continuous Improvement: Drive a culture of continuous improvement across all areas of the business, seeking out opportunities for enhancement and efficiency.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in Food Science, Food Safety, or related field would be desirable
  • Proven experience in a similar role within the food or fresh produce industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations, including Tesco TFS and BRC recruitments
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to engage and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Certification in HACCP and Food Safety Management Systems is preferred.

If you're ready to take on this exciting opportunity and play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest standards of food safety and compliance, we'd love to hear from you.

How to Apply

Please apply via the link. Alternatively, for a confidential chat about this exciting role, please contact Luan on 01780 480530 or luan@morepeople.co.uk.