Compliance Manager (Food production)

Litton Cheney, Dorset, England
£32000 to £32000/Annum
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June 16, 2022

Compliance Manager (Food production)

Litton Cheney, Dorchester

Permanent role

Salary £32,000 per annum

Mon to Fri 08:00 – 17:00

Immediate start

TO APPLY CALL 01305 239239 Mon to Friday 8am to 5pm



Our client is currently seeking a Compliance Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. They are located in a rural village between Dorchester and Bridport called Litton Cheney. You will need own transport to get to site. The client produces the cheese from start to finish so you will be in an office environment but it is a working farm / production setting. Due to the nature of the role you will be flexible in your approach to working and be willing to stay on to complete tasks as and when.

The Role:

  • Manage the site Quality Assurance Supplier approval, and required documentation of all suppliers. Notify suppliers of any non-conformances and ensure effective close out. Monitor and trend Supplier performance
  • Support Technical and QC Managers with advising of updating of Codes of Practices, FSA alerts, emerging issues and other controlled documents, etc. as part of the Quality Management System and Audits
  • Oversee Pest Control contract, to ensure it is effectively implemented (site Pest Control Management delegated outside of QA)
  • Manage the site Allergen information to include validations, risk assessments and allergen review meetings
  • Trend quality information and prepare reports for meetings and for communication with relevant personnel
  • Export administration – raise Certificates of Analysis, Export certificates and provide compliant paperwork for Veterinary approval
  • Manage the training of current and new staff against COP/SOP’s.
  • Manage Calibration Schedule and certificates
  • Support with 3rd party compliance schemes in registration of new products, new and annual reapplications – i.e. red tractor, soil association, PDO and manage pre-audit documentation submission.

CV must show:

  • Evidence of previous experience in a similar role must be shown within CV.
  • Experience in Microsoft & Retailer on-line systems
  • Strong Interpersonal skills, decision making, analytical, communication, Quality Vision
  • Sound knowledge of Audits, export administration, calibration schedules,
  • A sound understanding of HACCP
  • Ability to prioritise workload and pay attention to detail
  • Team work is essential with this role as you will be talking to people from all levels


  • Passport or Birth Certificate with proof of National Insurance
  • Level 2 HACCP
  • Level 3 Food Hygiene
  • Experience in Internal Auditing
  • Organised, ability to prioritise, accurate and detailed
  • Understanding of Product specifications

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.

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