Quality Specialist

£28,000-£35,000 dependent on experience

+ Employee benefits

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Analytical Services

We offer commercial analytical lab chemistry testing for food and drink, including: nutritional and health, microscopy, biochemistry, allergens, chromatography,  packaging, cereals and ingredients, and wines and spirits

Quality Team

​Campden BRI supports the food & drink industry with scientific testing, technology, consultancy and innovation. Quality is at the heart of everything we do. We're looking to expand our quality team and hire a Quality specialist.

You will have quality experience within a laboratory and will have worked to the UKAS 17025 standard.


  • Ensure that the Quality Management Systems are updated regulary so that it is fit for purpose, encompasses and satisfies the principles and requirements of the Campden BRI Management System and Management Standards ISO 9001 and 17025 within the Analytical chemistry area.
  • Raise awareness and promote compliance with the Departmental Management Systems by effective communication throughout the department.
  • Monitor and facilitate the implementation of Management System requirements via internal audit.
  • Advise the Associate Director on the status of compliance, trends in non-conformances and issues relevant to the implementation of systems.
  • Perform internal audits and work on follow up actions.


  • Administration experience of business management processes and their implementation. with a good knowledge of formal standards including with 9001 and 17025.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, both verbally and in writing, and to influence staff outside their line management structure.
  • Ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary environment and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Strong organisational/planning/co-ordination experience and skill in quality, technical or scientific roles.
  • Use of IT systems and software including Outlook, Powerpoint, Word, Excel and survey management software.
  • Good team player who is friendly, enthusiastic, innovative and enterprising; with good interpersonal skills and able to gain the trust and cooperation of staff across the Division.
  • Diplomatic and objective with a can do attitude.


  • Reward platform with employee discounts and rewards
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • A generous work save pension scheme, with employee contributions matched by the company up to 10%
  • Culture focus around work/life balance (early finish Fridays)
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant

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