Compliance Manager

Our client is a leading food manufacturer who are looking for a Compliance Manager to join their team.
  
Reporting to the Quality and Compliance Manager and working alongside the Site Quality Managers, the key focus of this role is to promote Quality and Food Safety across the organisation by ensuring that all technical and quality requirements as well as documentation comply with the regulatory standards and customer demands. As part of this you will manage the supplier and external manufacturing programs and drive change across the organisation.
  
In an organisation where communication and teamwork are vital, your strong interpersonal and customer-focused relationship building skills will be as important in this role as your technical and compliance knowledge in the food, dairy and/or beverage products sector. You’ll have an active approach to solving potential compliance concerns before they become prohibitive problems, and have a proactive approach to change management to keep our client at the forefront of food innovation.
  
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
  
  • Tertiary science qualification with a major in chemistry, microbiology or food science
  • Minimum of 6 years quality and compliance experience
  • Strong internal and external auditing experience
  • Experienced interfacing with regulatory authorities
  • Highly effective communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong leadership capabilities, decisive with high level of integrity

  

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a great team in a stimulating and rewarding work environment and also enjoy the excellent remuneration and benefits that an established company offers.
  
For a confidential enquiry or to apply for this position please contact Franziska Buch on 0800 171 000 or email franziska@trs.co.nz
  
Note: If this vacancy is not exactly what you are seeking, then please contact me in confidence to discuss your individual requirements