Compliance Manager

Reference: CM Consultant: Christa MostertJob Description:The Compliance Manager works closely with the Technical and Commercial teams during the citrus and grapes seasons to ensure all customer compliance and due diligence requirements are in place, valid and available.The Compliance Manager must have a good understanding of customer compliance and due diligence requirements.It is the responsibility of the Compliance Manager to manage the supply base compliance status to ensure all products supplied to customers meet their specific requirements. Compliance and due diligence may include, but are not limited to, actively maintaining the internal food safety system, management of suppliers accreditation certificates and reports, plant protection product lists (PPPL), pesticide application records and residue analysis reports.The Compliance Manager will support with the implementation and auditing of certification standards as required by the company and/or customers.Qualifications:Relevant experience in this field for a minimum of 5 years.Preferred: BSc. Agric or BSc Food Science3 to 5 years experience in the fruit export businessPrevious experience with UK retailPrevious experience with SIZA and ethical requirements of the fresh fruit industryPrevious experience with good agricultural practices (i.e. GlobalGAP, Tesco Nurture, FSMA)Understanding of Food Safety standards (i.e. GFSI standard, Tesco Minimum Produce Standard etc.)Understanding of food security / fraud and relevant standardApplicant must be able to travel and assist suppliers with the preparation and/or implementation of due diligence related requirements and implementation of accreditation standards (i.e GlobalGAP, SIZA, HACCP, BRC, IFS, TMPS)How to Apply:Email your comprehensive CV to ******.If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.
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