Quality Manager

  • Ryde, Isle of Wight
  • Full-time (37.5hrs)

Don’t miss your opportunity to become part of a great British brand…

We’re looking for an experienced Quality Manager to join our technical team to deliver the Liz Earle magic. Responsible for the Quality Assurance of Liz Earle brand, the role will be to work closely with our WBA Global Brands partners. A critical role, you’ll be responsible for all aspects of quality, managing risk to our brand reputation and ensuring continuous improvement agenda.  With our unique brand story and expertise in all things naturally active this is an exciting opportunity to be part of something truly special!

So, what is this role all about?

As Quality Manager you will be responsible for deploying appropriate quality policies and procedures internally as well as throughout Liz Earle’s global supply chain. Ensuring controls in place to ensure incoming and outgoing goods are delivered to relevant standards on ongoing basis. You’ll work closely with Third party contract manufacturers externally as well as various internal teams for example Global Brands Operational teams, Liz Earle formulation, supply operations and customer centre to mention a few. Responsible for the line management and performance of the Liz Earle Quality team across two sites, you’ll optimise delivery of world class quality assurance practices, keeping close to feedback from customers and drive action plans to resolve issues. Additionally, you’ll be responsible for internal auditing of supply chain partners and ensuring completion of monthly supplier scorecard. Based from Isle of Wight, you will undertake regular travel to visit our internal and external partners in the UK as well as overseas.

And, who are we looking for?

An experienced Quality Assurance Manager with extensive experience in Cosmetics/ FMCG environment.  An inspirational leader with a track of record of achievement across continuous improvement agenda. Ideally you’ll be experienced in working to ISO22716 Good Manufacturing Practices in Cosmetics standards and have an excellent understanding of  the importance of protecting the brand through ensuring quality of systems, processes and products.

With genuine interest and passion for premium retail, you will thrive in the world of fast-paced Global Brands. A strong and diplomatic team player, you’ll communicate with ease at all levels and have a knack for working cross-functionally, both internally and externally. Furthermore, you will continuously operate within the remit of Our Precious Recipe –
We Care More

We Never Settle 
We Are One Team

To flourish at Liz Earle, you will be comfortable with ambiguity and change, approaching each day with positivity and resilience whilst taking full ownership for your deliverables.

What can we offer you in return?
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great British Beauty Brand with a culture of quality and focus on naturally active ingredients and sustainability, always keeping the customer at heart of everything we do. 

In addition to a competitive salary, our benefits include (but are not limited to) a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, life insurance, 50% personal product discount and a goodie box each month! 

Travelling from the mainland? Not to worry, our office is a mere 15min hovercraft ride away from Southsea. Even better, this will be paid for. #joinlizearle

How to apply

  • Email recruitment@lizearle.com
  • Copy and paste the job type and location of the role you are applying for in the subject line.
  • Attach your CV, covering letter and current salary details.
  • Closing date: 16th Oct 2019

Please note

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive for our roles, we are unable to personally reply to all applications and only successful candidates will be contacted. Please do feel free to apply again in the future if you see something else you are interested in.

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. Liz Earle Beauty Co. is an equal opportunities employer, part of Walgreens Boots Alliance. We work closely with our Global Brands recruitment partners within the wider WBA and may share your information internally for recruitment purposes only. Where we do this, we ensure they give your information the same level of care and security as we do in accordance with GDPR. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period of twelve (12) months and may contact you about alternative vacancies.