Quality Officer - Fixed Term Contract

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We Are Barr - Are You?

We are about being brilliant. We are always learning. We are results driven and we build relationships that deliver.

A.G. Barr has been in the business of quenching the nation's thirst since 1875. Now a successful FTSE 250 Company, we are an accredited Investor in People employer with a diverse and expanding range of quality soft drinks, including Irn-Bru, Rubicon, Strathmore, Rockstar, KA and Funkin Limited. There's never been a better time to join us!

What will I be responsible for?

Reporting to the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for the maintenance and effectiveness of the site Quality & Environmental systems ensuring continuing certification to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety. In addition, the Quality Officer will carry out microbiological testing, internal audits, ensure compliance of HACCP system, conduct product complaint investigations and support with external audits and suppliers. You will also provide technical support to Production Team Leaders on product quality.

Who are we looking for?

Quality is high on our agenda and we need an experienced QA Officer to promote the quality culture at our Cumbernauld factory on a 6 month FTC.

- Experience working within an FMCG environment, ideally food and drink based.
- Proven knowledge and understanding of requirements of BRC Global Standard for Food Safety.
- Knowledge and understanding of HACCP and BRC quality systems.
- Proven knowledge and understanding of the relevant statutory regulations (i.e. Food Hygiene, Food Safety).
- Strong IT skills required.
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to learn quickly, use initiative and have good problem solving skills.

What we offer...

We offer the successful; Quality Officer a highly competitive salary combined with shift premiums and excellent benefits which include:

- 33 days annual holiday pro rata
- Flexible holiday scheme
- Company contributory pension scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Life assurance
- Discounts and cashback for selected stores and restaurants giving great savings on holidays, shopping, groceries, cinema tickets, etc.
- Share schemes for eligible employees

If you have the motivation to succeed in this excellent opportunity, please APPLY today for the role of Quality Officer.

We're expecting lots of people to want to be part of the Barr family so unfortunately if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Closing date: Friday 22nd June 2018


The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02392856811
Contact: Holly Willis

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