Quality Manager

Job Overview

Do you come from a food production background and looking to make the next step in your Quality Management career?

Would you like to work for a rapidly expanding company looking to double both production & the workforce over the next 18 months with all the opportunities that accompany this type of expansion?

Then look no further, this is the Quality Manager job that you have been waiting for!


Based in Southeast Monaghan and commutable from Clones, Monaghan town, Carrickmacross, Cavan, Meath, & Louth my client has big plans to double production and staff and also to massively increase sales by penetrating a number of new markets over the coming months.
Founded over 15 years ago the company are on the cusp of becoming a major player in their chosen market segment in food so your timing couldn't be better to join the organisation.


In the Quality Manager job your remit will see you responsible for managing site Food Safety & Quality in compliance with all Legal and customer requirements.

Some of the main elements of your new Quality Manager job will include

  • Manage Food Safety and Quality for the site in compliance with HACCP, legal and customer retailer standards.

  • Manage the site BRC standard and Retailer standards and develop an audit ready approach for compliance to all relevant procedures and standards.

  • Ensure all packed product complies with all legal and customer specifications and that all process & production controls are monitored and in compliance with the standards.

  • Manage non- conformances and complaint investigations to ensure a rigorous approach to root cause analysis and that corrective & preventative actions are put in place in a timely manner.

  • Monitor Site Hygiene with a strong continuous improvement approach with on-going coaching and training of staff to ensure best practice is in place throughout the site.

  • Management of the Laboratory testing schedule and ensure all results are signed off and appropriate actions are taken for non- compliances in compliance with procedures.

  • Complete KPI reporting on agreed metrics and manage the on-going retailer requirements for KPI reporting on retailer platforms as required.

  • Support troubleshooting for the plant to develop a continuous improvement approach and a strong team ethos to problem solving.

  • Develop strong working relationships with the Operations team to support and drive a strong Food Safety & Quality culture.


You will have 4+ years in a similar type of Quality Manager job and strongly believe in promoting a culture of excellence on-site and within your team.
You will hold a relevant qualification in Food Science or equivalent and some of the key areas that my client will want you to have a proven track record will include:

  • Strong working knowledge of HACCP and risk assessment methodology.
  • Experienced in maintaining and implementing BRC and retailer standards in the Food Industry and ideally in an FMCG environment.
  • Experience in High risk environment preferred
  • Rigorous approach to Food Safety & Quality compliance.
  • High motivation, flexibility and the ability to work on own initiative.

Following the recent acquisition of the business my client intends investing heavily in both the plant and the workforce, so you'll be joining at the time of huge opportunity both personally and professionally.
Salary & benefits are negotiable doe and you'll be working in a company where ability and hard work are recognised, rewarded and retained.
You also get to be a 'culture promoter' where a belief in excellence, teamwork, honesty of effort and a sense of humour are the values that you'll be expected to demonstrate and push for in your team.


Sound like the kind of Quality Manager job that you've been searching for? Then don't delay and apply today and qualified applicants will be contacted within 24 hrs

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