We offer the opportunity for an experienced Head of Quality Operations to join a successful business in a key senior position. This is an exciting time to join our Client, who source, pick/pack, and deliver high-quality Fresh Produce products to the multiple retailers.
The Senior Quality Operations role will oversee the packing & quality of product with an operational steer, and manage a committed Product Management team, with dedicated Managers across different product categories within Fresh Produce. The successful individual will report to the Group Technical Director, but will work closely with the Operations team to ensure the smooth flow of the product packaging facility, meeting retail customer expectations & product quality at all times.
We require an Operational individual with a vast amount of experience working within the Fresh Produce sector, to deliver operational excellence by maintaining a culture of ruthless efficiency, individual responsibility, and effective communication. Exposure to 3rd party packers, and an understanding of service provision activity would be most beneficial for success within this position, to accompany the ability to work in a fast-paced, and demanding environment. Successful management of the team, both in the UK & Europe is paramount, and requires a personable, confident, and approachable individual, with the ability to guide, focus, and develop individuals. In such a fast-paced environment, multitasking, decision making, and a calm nature is key. Previous retail contact to resolve quality / technical issues would be advantageous, as the successful individual will assist in maintaining the BRC, Organic, and Ethical standards on-site, and share involvement during audits as required.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business whose growth plans will excel over the coming years. The financial rewards, and career development opportunity is second to none.
Please call our team to discuss this Head of Quality Operations / Manager further on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org