Compliance Manager

West Yorkshire
£Negotiable dependent on experience
11 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Job Function
Quality Assurance
Contract Type
Full Time

COMPLIANCE MANAGER                                         WEST YORKSHIRE

£Negotiable dependent on experience + Pension Scheme + Life Assurance Protection Scheme + Other Benefits

Our Client are an award winning manufacturer of printed packaging for leading blue chip companies, famous brands, contract packers and industry worldwide supplying key market sectors including Food & Beverage, FMCG, Personal Care, Automotive, Household and Healthcare among many others.

Our client are currently seeking an additional Compliance Manager to join their Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality team at their Head Office.

This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with a desire to promote improvements and implement standards and compliance initiatives to ensure the company meet the demands of clients and continue to build long term success.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining a robust quality inspection/standard programme through the manufacturing facility.
  • Working closely alongside and supporting the QA Manager, to ensure improvement actions are implemented and closed within agreed timescales.
  • Conducting random quality inspections of incoming and outgoing goods, whilst controlling non-conforming products, investigations and carrying out risk-management.
  • Manage safe systems of work and ensure compliance with relevant legislation.
  • Monitor and maintain the processes in the production and publication of company procedures and supporting forms, structure and effectiveness of the company Business Management System. This includes Data/Root Cause Analysis, Auditing (corrective and improvement action) and report writing.
  • Support customer visits on-site/off-site.
  • Ensure company systems are compatible with environmental standards and legislation, including conformity to Group policies and practices.

The ideal candidate will;

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent.
  • Have good interpersonal skills.
  • Have excellent time management/multi-tasking skills/ Able to prioritise effectively.
  • Have knowledge of ISO 9001:2015, BRC/IoP Global Standard Food Packaging standards and PS9000:2016.
  • Have broad experience of carrying out third party audits (on suppliers’ sites).
  • Have excellent reporting skills.
  • Have excellent IT skills (MS Office and SharePoint).
  • Be comfortable building and maintaining effective client relationships.
  • Have confidence in dealing with large, corporate clients.
  • Have exemplary levels of attention to detail.
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be target driven with an ability to work independently and efficiently.
  • Be used to dealing with suppliers and maintaining a demanding regime of accuracy and excellence.
  • Be methodical, precise and be able to maintain accurate record systems and report accordingly.

To be successful in this “hands on” role, you will need to be a fully qualified quality professional