Overview

A market leader in their sector, our Client is an established and highly successful Fresh Produce service provider, working with an exciting portfolio of products that are destined for the UK retailers. We are currently seeking a Soft Fruit Product Manager to work within a dedicated Berries division.

Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, the position of Soft Fruit Product Manager will be based at a Berry dedicated facility in Kent, and will work as an integral part of the Quality team to ensure that all soft fruit is checked, stored, and packed to meet customer expectations and requirements.

This will be a hands-on, pivotal role working to ensure;

Quality service level targets are met

Product is inspected on arrival / intake

Product quality is recorded and reported to relevant parties

Positive relationships are built and maintained with customer teams

We require;

Exposure to a packhouse / production environment

Knowledge of Fresh Produce standards, with Soft Fruit exposure essential

Knowledge of the technical standards & product quality expected by retail customers

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work with colleagues at all levels

This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding, successful Fresh Produce group, at an integral time.

Salary; c£25k

Hours; 4-on – 4-off – 7.00am to 7.00pm

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Fruit Product Manager / Senior QC / Fruit Technologist / Intake Quality Assurer on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration.