Assistant Quality Manager

Assistant Quality Manager

Your main focus will be to ensure the company processes are robust and appropriate for both pre-production and production of our products. This includes management of the quality of raw materials, assemblies, products and components, services related to production, and management, production and inspection processes. You will be in charge of the creation, maintenance and implementation of data management including Quality Systems, Specifications, Framework and Policies. There will also be a strong focus on Auditing and System Review.


  • Manage the food safety management system in partnership with the Quality Manager
  • Ensure compliance with customer requirements and regulatory authorities
  • Draft quality assurance policies and procedures
  • Interpret and implement quality assurance standards
  • 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
  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues
  • Collect and compile statistical quality data
  • Analyse data to identify areas for improvement in the quality system
  • Develop, recommend and monitor corrective and preventive actions
  • Identify training needs and organize training interventions to meet quality standards
  • Coordinate and support on-site audits conducted by external providers
  • Monitor risk management activities
  • Assure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements


  • Third Level Degree in Food Science, Quality Management or related subject
  • 1-2 years’ experience at supervisory level in production and manufacturing, preferably within the food industry
  • Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience is essential
  • Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements


The next step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Renata Kormann from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120. Next Generation are specialists in Engineering, Data Science, Digital, Finance, IT Contract, IT Permanent, Life Sciences, Supply Chain, Procurement & Operations. Applications are in strict confidence. Next Generation will never share your data outside of our organisation without your prior written consent. All our calls are recorded for training and monitoring purpose. Please read our Data Protection Policy on our website.