Role:  Quality Manager

Client: St Pierre Groupe Ltd

Locatin: Didsbury, South Manchester

Package: Competitive salary plus excellent benefits

St Pierre Groupe Ltd is a fast moving entrerpreneurial  business. An international market leader in bakery products. our business is booming in the US, UK and globally via our delicious brands - St Pierre, our fast growing global French bakery brand, along with our UK favourite brands of Baker St and Paul Hollywood.

Job Purpose: To drive product quality forward by monitoring existing products quality and investigating complaints & non-conformances.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the customer complaints (cpmu) and suppliers non-conformances lifecycle via QADEX from investigation to response.
  • Create detailed reports on complaints level (monthly to Q&C team and quarterly to business)
  • Monitor product quality, Organising Micro / Chemical testing according to risk-based frequency schedule
  • Own and manage existing QAS (Quality Attribute Sheet)
  • Assess products vs agreed QAS, as per schedule
  • Feedback QAS results to suppliers / St Pierre Groupe team
  • Drive products improvements through root cause analysis and corrective actions agreed up with suppliers
  • HACCP team member
  • Maintain St Pierre Groupe A&B BRC accreditation
  • Attend some first productions with NPD, to familiarise yourself with process
  • Proactively work with Marketing and Commercial to create a strong cross functional working teams.

Candidate Profile:

Qualification & Training:

  • BSc Accredited Degree (Hons) or equivalent industrial experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in a QC/QA role and factory environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of HACCP
  • Understanding of microbiology
  • Proficient with excel (further training can be provided)
  • Fast learner when it comes to IT software/programmes
  • Internal audit
  • Foreign object management
  • Baking experience an advantage (not essential)
  • French speaking an advantage (not essential)

Please email your CV to our retained consultant at Oakleigh Resourcing at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.