Head of Food Safety - Supplier Audit
£45,000-50,000 negotiable Company Car / Allowance, Bonus Benefits
Our client provides audit and associated services to food manufacturing, supply and catering services across the country. Part of a larger group they can offer long term stability and career development.
As part of succession planning we are recruiting an experienced Food Safety professional to lead the Supplier Assessment programme across the UK, delivering third and second party audits and food safety services to food manufacturers and their supply chain.
A fully rounded role, leading a team of audit professionals, managing client relationships for commercial and technical queries, liaising with UKAS, BRC and other relevant schemes as appropriate.
You will be able to demonstrate a relevant background in food safety gained from a certification or manufacturing background. Likely to be Lead Audit qualified, you will have a strong knowledge of BRC - ideally across Food, Storage & Distribution and Agents & Brokers.
Degree qualified or with extensive experience you will have demonstrable operational / commercial experience and a strong understanding of food safety and assessment. You may be doing a similar role or have the appropriate transferable skills to move into an operational leadership position.
The role can be home based but will involve extensive travel to clients and meet with your team.
* Company allowance / car
Newman Stewart is a privately owned, leading provider of Executive Search, Management Selection, Executive Outplacement, Salary Benchmarking and Psychometric Assessment services. NS Quality is a division of Newman Stewart Limited who provide Quality, Audit, Certification and Test professionals to their clients nationally and internationally.
With offices in Wetherby, Leeds and London we identify excellent people for our excellent clients, nationally and internationally and we are proud of the results that we deliver.
This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Steve Bennett in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
Engineering Assessment Manager
£45,000 negotiable on experience benefits
With a strong history and a recognised expert within the compliance sector our client can offer long term stability and skills development for an ambitious successful engineering professional.
Owing to an increased demand in services we are searching for an experienced engineering professional who can demonstrate a strong knowledge of quality and assessment within engineering to join the company as an Assessment Manager. Working with assigned clients across the UK you will carry out engineering assessments covering a number of different schemes.
Based from home you will visit clients to conduct assessments and complete all follow up actions including reporting and client management. The assessment will often require utilising colleagues' expertise, necessitating the management of a small team on an ongoing adhoc basis, as well as managing budgets and administration.
You will be an Engineering Professional with an understanding of quality, ideally in a broad number of sectors. The ideal candidate will have existing knowledge of many of the following schemes and standards - ISO9001, ISO17021, Marine, Rail, Maritime, PED, MED, PSSR, PUWER, LOLER etc.
The key requirement is a strong engineering background, excellent communication skills, drive and enthusiasm, a passion for the role and the ability to develop knowledge, expertise and credibility across different schemes. Project management experience is highly desirable.
The role will involve extensive travel across the UK and regular overnight stays, it is therefore essential you have flexibility in your lifestyle to allow regular travel. As your remit covers the whole of the UK, you will ideally be based 'centrally' with good access to the motorway network.
This is an excellent opportunity for an engineering professional to utilise their management systems and audit experience in a new direction in a challenging and rewarding role. The client can offer a salary of £45,000 plus benefits, negotiable on experience.
Skills and Experience
·Engineering professional with a broad sector background
·A knowledge and understanding of certification and assessment
·Excellent communicator and client facing presence
·Strong organisational & administrative skills
·Happy to travel widely and stay away from home when necessary
·Auditing experience & qualification
·£45,000 depending on experience
·Corporate benefits package
This is an excellent opportunity to utilise your environmental expertise within an assessment role for a challenging dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Steve Bennett in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
Newman Stewart is a privately owned and leading provider of Executive Search, Management Selection, Executive Outplacement, Salary Benchmarking and Psychometric Assessment services. NS Sales & Marketing is a division of Newman Stewart Limited. NS Sales & Marketing provides high calibre Sales & Marketing professionals to their clients nationally.
With offices in Leeds and London we identify excellent people for our excellent clients, nationally and internationally and we are proud of the results we deliver for our clients. You can view what they choose to say at www.newmanstewart.co.uk