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Food Safety Manager

Job Title: Food Safety Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lightwater
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Company Car + Single Health Cover + Pension contribution (4% + 4%)
Reference: 22027-CP
Contact Name: Charlie-Sue Patrick
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2016 08:18

Job Description

We are pleased to announce we have been retained by a globally renowned facilities management organisation who are looking to recruit for a Food Safety Manager to join their organisation, covering sites across the UK, but predominately based from their office near Lightwater.

Food Safety Manager -  £45,000 to £50,000 + Band 2 Car + Single Health Cover + Pension contribution (4% + 4%)

The business has grown exponentially to become the leader in their market, offering a range of facilities services across the world. As the Food Safety Manager you will work closely with the Commercial Director and Head of HSE to establish, maintain and implement the company’s food safety/hygiene policies and procedures to drive the safety culture forward.

Why this is a great opportunity:

  • This is an excellent opportunity to establish yourself as a paramount figure within a multi-million-pound organisation and to transform the   Health and Safety performance within Food Safety
  • There will be exposure to a number of different operations, opening opportunities to progress within the business throughout your career
  • To be part of an ever-expanding company with a current turnover of £400m and to develop synergistically with the growth of the organisation

As the Food Safety Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and providing a comprehensive food safety strategy for the business
  • Managing, developing and leading the food safety team including recruitment, performance management and appraisals
  • Developing and driving a cultural change programme in relation to food safety
  • The delivery of food safety and hygiene audits
  • Identifying key risks and compiling risk control registers for food safety

The successful Food Safety Manager will possess:

  • Level 4 qualification within food safety/ hygiene
  • Experience in managing a team of Health and Safety Professionals
  • Experience working within a multi-disciplined organisation
  • A Flexible and personable approach to food safety/ hygiene
  • An Environmental Health background (desirable but not essential)

In return, the successful Food Safety Manager will be offered a salary of £45 to £50,000 + band 2 car + single health cover + pension contribution (4% + 4%)