Technical Compliance Administrator

Location: Kepak Convenience Foods, Dublin 15

Category: Technical

Payment: DOE

Terms: Permanent

Date: 26-09-2018

Apply before: 19-10-2018


Job overview

Reports to: Kepak Blanchardstown Technical Manager
Direct Reports: N/A
Based: Kepak Blanchardstown

Key Responsibilities
• Setting standards to meet quality expectations
• Draft quality assurance policies and procedures
• Evaluate adequacy of quality assurance standards
• Responsible for document management systems
• Assure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements
• Devise sampling procedures and directions for recording and reporting quality data
• Review the implementation and efficiency of quality and inspection systems
• Plan, conduct and monitor testing and inspection of materials and products to ensure finished product quality
• Document internal audits and other quality assurance activities
• Collect and compile statistical quality data
• Analyse data to identify areas of improvement in the quality system
• Develop, recommend and monitor corrective and preventative actions
• Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities
• Identify training needs, organise and deliver training to meet quality standards
• Support on site audits conducted internally and externally
• Support in the evaluation of audit findings and implementing appropriate corrective actions
• Monitor risk assessment activities

Education and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree Food Science preferred
• Certifications an advantage including Internal Auditing, Lead Auditor, Train the Trainer, Six Sigma
• Quality Inspection, auditing and testing experience
• Experience with implementation of corrective action programs
• Food processing/manufacturing experience
• Knowledge of regulatory requirements
• Knowledge of Industry Food Standards i.e. BRC, GFSI, IFS, ISO
• Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of QA