Quality Assurance Specialist - Bulmers

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  • Department / Function :
  • Manufacturing
  • Location :
  • Clonmel
  • Contract Type :
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • Ireland is home to Bulmers, the best loved Irish cider in the world.  We grow the apples there and make the cider in the heart of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary where our own orchards are the pride of the town. Our Bulmers cider is a fabric brand in Ireland, the number one by far and our teams in Ireland are proud to manufacture, market, distribute and sell to thousands of customers, with teams right across Ireland and offices in major cities like Dublin, Clonmel and Cork.

    About the role

    Our site in Clonmel is the home of Irish cider. And our Quality team are focused on making sure that every sip is perfect.

    We have an excellent opportunity to join the team as a Quality Assurance Specialist to help us perform a range of chemical, microbiological, sensory and packaging analysis, and ensure that every product leaving the site meets the high standards that we and our customers expect.

    About the role

    You'll be accountable for achievement of site Quality KPIs and responsible for carrying out chemical, microbiological, packaging and sensory analysis as documented in the quality plans.
    You'll be accountable for the correct set up, calibration and verification of all quality instruments and investigation of complaints and analysis and compilation of reports.
    You'll create and deliver Quality training packages and roll out to all employees.
    You'll have responsibility for maintenance and development of ISO9001, ISO 22000, BRC, FEMAS and other relevant site standards.

    Please check the job description for full details.

    About you

    You'll have a recognised Science qualification and have gained substantial quality assurance experience within the food or drinks sector. You'll be experienced in Chemical, Microbiological, Sensory and Packaging analysis and have excellent working knowledge of HACCP and Quality Systems combined with excellent IT skills.
    You'll have demonstrable experience of delivering on improvement projects, excellent interpersonal and communications skills are required for this role with strong planning and organisational ability.  

    About us

    Operating through the Matthew Clark, Bibendum, Tennent’s and Bulmers Ireland brands, the Group has a market leading range, scale and reach including an intimate understanding of the markets it serves.  

    Together we grow, brew, manufacture, market, and deliver some of the world’s favourite drinks. From grass to glass, and everything in between. C&C Group plc is a premium drinks company which owns, manufactures, markets, and distributes a unique portfolio of beer and cider brands in its home markets and across the globe. 

    C&C Group’s portfolio of owned/exclusive brands include: Bulmers, the leading Irish cider brand; Tennent’s, the leading Scottish beer brand; Magners the premium international cider brand; as well as a range of fast-growing, premium and craft ciders and beers, such as Heverlee, Menabrea, Five Lamps and Orchard Pig.  

    We seek to champion and embed sustainability in everything that we do at C&C. While delivering joy to customers, we always shine a light on people and the planet. We have a clear ESG vision delivering to a better world. We respect, support, and develop all our people to be their best, with a focus on results by creating a culture of winning together. 

    We also recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to delivering on our mission. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process. 


    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CV’s from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles – we will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to unsolicited CVs including those submitted to hiring managers. C&C Group explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
  • Full job description :
  • Quality_Assurance_Specialist_JD.docx

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