Assistant Quality Manager

Working closely with the Quality Manager to ensure that all produce supplied to Customers meets Specifications, Food Safety and Legal requirements within Commercial and Operational constraints , Managing day-to-day Operations Quality Team. Work closely with all departments (technical, operations and commercial) to agree actions as they arise to achieve positive outcomes.


Main Responsibilities

  • To provide day to day management of the QA team to ensure quality standards for customers are met.
  • To provide support, coaching and upskilling for the QA team
  • To ensure that all quality procedures are implemented and adhered to.
  • To liaise with internal business contacts on any issues pertaining to intake, storage, production and despatch Quality Standards and their consistent achievement.
  • To escalate quality and procedural issues to the appropriate QA/Technical Manager.
  • To conduct daily handovers between shifts ensuring appropriate events are escalated and highlighted
  • To communicate effectively with QA manager.
  • To ensure at best practice to achieve customer QSL and DSL.
  • To take action to resolve any Quality issues arising.
  • Various communications with Suppliers and Customers
  • To conduct compliance checks ensuring adherence to the quality system within QA/Production areas.


Applicants must hold a qualification in food or Agricultural Science. Relevant experience in Food Sector, Knowledge of HACCP, Quality Systems and Auditing is desirable.

The Applicant must be hard working, self-motivated, and have the ability to work as part of a team.


For further information contact Maria on 094 9029944 and email CV

Your Recruitment Consultant is Maria

Maria is a Senior Recruitment Consultant with Arcon Recruitment. Maria is responsible for developing relationships with new and existing companies and assisting them with all aspects of their recruitment requirements.