Quality Assurance Manager Food Manufacturing
Location   Bahrain
Sector   FMCG
Job Type   Full Time
Date   25/01/2015
Job Ref No   LOBO/4568/2015

Company Profile

A multinational food manufacturer in the GCC wishes to appoint a QA professional for their food manufacturing state of the art facility . The position will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating the activities of the chemical and microbiological laboratories and maintaining efficient quality management systems at the plant .

Job Description

The person will be responsible for managing the Quality Assurance department and assessing direct reports according to performance and supporting their development, managing  and training staff  in quality and food safety aspects, establishing  and maintaining a quality management system with continuous verification of the compliance of installed systems, ensuring food safety of all manufactured products by implementing HACCP/GMP , assuring quality by testing of all chemical, physical and microbiological , sensor properties in accordance with the ISO manual. The person will ensure strict adherence to the Standard  Operating Procedures outlined by the company with respect to GMP, ISO 9000, ISO 14000, ISO 22000 and OHSAS 18000.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate should have a degree in Chemistry, Microbiology /Food Technology and minimum eight years experience in the food/dairy /beverages industry. In addition the person should have strong communication, training and presentation skills and excellent knowledge of ISO quality systems, QCMS and HACCP standards. It is necessary that the candidate have a thorough knowledge of process, production, development and information systems and food safety regulations.