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French speaking Quality Manager (Food) - Ref: 17965

  • Location: London - Gatwick Area
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Languages: French
  • Categories: Manufacturing/ Engineering - Supply Chain


Your new job title:  French speaking Quality Manager (Food)
Duration: approx. 1 year FTC
Location: Redhill, Gatwick area
Your Next Salary (pro rata) : Competitive
The Skills You'll need each day: Food Manufacturing/Food Quality experience
Who You'll be working for:
Our client is a Blue chip well-known within its FMCG sector food brand looking for an experienced Quality Manager to join the company.
Job Purpose:
·To be the first point of contact for retailers and food services customers for all technical requests, to be able to develop and maintain robust relationships with these customers
·To understand and meet the requirements and concerns of customers, and deliver a service to meet needs
·Responsible for effective and efficient operational performance of area of responsibility’s activities
·To implement the delivery of Group Quality Policy and objectives.
·This role has numerous elements to it including being Customer facing, sensory role as well as a support role.
Experience/Knowledge and skills:
·Fluent French Language skills is essential
·Fluent Italian is advantageous
·Demonstrated knowledge and experience in Food Safety (HACCP) and Quality Management Systems and BRC Food Standard
·Technical experience working with UK major retailers
·Food science degree or equivalent
·Experience in sensory analysis and profiling
·Ability to analyse and evaluate data against key indicators, to monitor programmes, projects and plans to set targets.
·Proficiency using key software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
·Demonstrated experience in providing excellent customer services
·Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with people at different levels
·Good verbal and written communication skills
·Ability to deliver pro-active and reactive support
·Attention to detail and inquisitive mind
·Successful applicant is to have valid licence to drive in the UK
·To be able to travel extensively as and when required

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