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A588 - Team Leader - Aquaculture - Western Europe

De Lacy Executive seeks to recruit an Aquaculture Team Leader to join the commercial team within a Global Risk Management Services provider

De Lacy Executive seeks to recruit an Aquaculture Team Leader to join the commercial team within a Global Risk Management Services provider. As the Aquaculture Team Leader, you will be responsible for ensuring service delivery to clients internationally, which will include the management of the Auditor base, as well as the conducting of appropriate audits (BIM, BAP, ASC, GlobalGAP) where necessary.

The ideal candidate will need to be an experienced Aquaculture auditor and will be comfortable in operating as a Subject Matter Expert for both clients and Standards Owners. Furthermore, the role will require regular national and international travel so flexibility is critical.

The successful applicant will be a focused Manager with a high attention to detail, you will have the ability to work within a team environment as well as being able to work on your own initiative.

The role:

Responsible for the line management of auditors/assessors within the Aquaculture team.

Act as the main communication conduit between the office-based team and the auditors/assessors.

Act as the main communication conduit between the business and key clients and standard holders.

Handle general auditor/assessor enquiries, escalating to the General Manager as appropriate.

Responsible for the effective utilisation of the team resource, working closely with the Administration Team and ensure that claims for audit time and expenses are accurate.

Contribute to the recruitment, induction, on-the-job coaching, training and approval of auditors/assessors, including subcontractors where appropriate and as required.

Ensure that the audit delivery schedule is adhered to and in line with the appropriate. standard/scheme in accordance with client specification and relevant Codes of Practice.

Conduct audits on applicable standards within approved competence.

Conduct technical audit file reviews for applicable aquaculture standards within approved competence;

Use objective evidence gained through the evaluations to prepare reports in an accurate and concise manner and within relevant KPIs. In addition, you will be required to report findings verbally to clients.

Candidate Requirements:

Educated to degree level or higher, in a relevant subject;

A minimum of five years relevant experience in the auditing arena; the scope of auditing activity will depend on previous experience and training;

Successful completion of a recognised Lead Assessor course (for example ISO 9000 or ISO 14000), and a supervised period of training in practical assessment, would be beneficial, as well as the successful completion of a recognised course in HACCP based on the principles from Codex Alimentarius (training can be provided if required)

Previous supervision/team leader experience desirable (training and development will be provided as appropriate)

Experience in change management and/or leading a team through change

Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages.

Excellent English communication skills, both written and oral

Location: Western Europe - Candidates must be prepared to travel to our clients European Head Office on a regular basis as required

Remuneration:

A highly competitive remuneration package is on offer, dependant on experience

To apply for this new career opportunity:

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter (in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information please call: Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524, Mobile: 07730 218934

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Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment

www.delacyexecutive.co.uk

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Summary

  • Ref: A588
  • Type: Quality Assurance/Auditor, Technical Manager
  • Salary: A highly competitive remuneration package is on offer, dependant on experience
  • Location: EUROPE and GLOBAL, UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, EIRE/IRELAND, NORTHERN IRELAND, NORTH WALES, SOUTH WALES, WALES, LONDON AND HOME COUNTIES, SE ENGLAND, SW ENGLAND, SOUTH, EAST ANGLIA, EAST MIDLANDS, WEST MIDLANDS, MIDLANDS, YORKSHIRE/HUMB