Compliance Manager - Villiersdorp, South Africa - Camino Recruit

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Compliance Manager

A challenging and exciting career opportunity exists for a Compliance Manager within a dynamic and fast-growing company in the fruit/packing industry.

We are situated in Vyeboom, Western Cape. The position will report to the QA Manager within the operational department.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Implementation and management of company's compliance programs
  • Responsible for the implementation of the BRC systems in the packhouses.
  • Responsible for all document control (FSQMS) and implementation
  • Advise management on any changes in food safety standards and regulations
  • Identify risk and advise on ways to mitigate adverse effects of food safety
  • Manage (coordinate, conduct, administer, lead, report) full internal and external auditing process
  • Responsible for pest control
  • Assist growers, customers and marketers with compliance information and documentation.
  • Assist Procurement Manager in ensuring that materials purchased from suppliers meet quality assurance and food safety standards (e.g., packaging, chemicals, lubricants)
  • Responsible for Environmental compliance (auditing and implementation)
  • Collecting of environmental data, completed and submit annual confronting climate change carbon calculator

Qualifications and Experience:


  • BSc degree or Diploma in Food Science & Technology or related degree or another BSc degree with and additional Food Safety Management


  • 4 years' prior experience in the management of the full FSQMS (Food Safety Quality Management System), BRC will be preferred
  • Proven internal auditing & HACCP training completed by a registered institution

Other knowledge and skills required:

  • An understanding and or exposure to Global G.A.P. will be advantageous
  • An understanding and or exposure to SIZA Environmental and or Woolworths Farming For the Future will be advantageous
  • Previous experience within agriculture (fruit) / packhouse experience will be advantageous
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Previous experience in the management of the implementation of BRC systems in a packhouse environment is essential
  • Computer literate with sound knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint (intermediate)
  • Has a sound understanding of industry food safety requirements (e.g., BRC, Tesco, Global (G.A.P, HACCP)
  • Able to use Standards/Acts to implement and write policies and procedures
  • Must demonstrate understanding and knowledge of all aspects of hygiene and food safety Proactive (action orientated)
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Excellent ability to plan, organise and meet deadlines.
  • Rule conscious
  • Detail orientated
  • Ability to compile, analyse and interpret data
  • Ability to communicate and work with others towards an outcome
  • Able to build strong collaborative working relationships with different levels of employees, growers and customers

R38, R52,000.00 per month

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Villiersdorp,

Western Cape:
Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Diploma (preferred)


- quality assurance: 4 years (preferred)

Application Deadline: 2023/04/18

Expected Start Date: 2023/05/02

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