Role details

QA Technologist

Cambridgeshire   •   £20,000 - £25,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • QA Technologist
  • Product Compliance

About Our Client

Founded in 1908, Spearmark International is a privately owned, family run FMCG business with a strong retail customer base. Operating as two divisions, Spearmark Housewares and Spearmark Lighting, they specialise in the design and development of children's licensed & generic products selling them throughout the UK and Europe. They are an international operation, with well established roots in the Cambridgeshire region. With representation of famous licences and a growing commercial brand they are seeking a like minded Quality professional to further strengthen market share.

Job Description

My client is offering an excellent opportunity for a Product Compliance / QA Technologist to join their QA & Compliance team.

This newly created role will assume responsibility for product compliance (including creation and maintenance of product technical files), QA processes and procedures such as Pre-shipment inspections and investigating consumer returns, data analysis etc.

There will also be involvement in New Product Development with this role being the main point of contact between the QA and NPD department to ensure products are tested and compliant in line with the critical path.

A practical knowledge of overseas sourced manufacturing is advantageous.

This is a great opportunity for someone with general knowledge of QA Processes / procedures and product compliance to General Product Safety requirements to progress and develop new and exciting products within a fast moving company.

The Successful Applicant

We are looking for candidates with the following skill sets:

  • An understanding of QA procedures and processes.
  • An understanding of product compliance and General Product Safety Regulations.
  • Experience of working with test laboratories to understand test reports & results.
  • Experience of working with overseas suppliers - in particular Far East.
  • Experience of working with Children's products would be an asset.
  • Working with Retailers (UK/France)

What's on Offer

Up to £25,000

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