Job description

PRL Logistics is looking to hire a Quality Manager, reporting directly to the Head of Quality, Safety, Health and Environment.

About us:

PRL work in partnership with flagship brands across a variety of sectors including food and drink, pharmaceuticals, electronics, industrial and healthcare. We provide end-to-end solutions encompassing freight, logistics, warehousing, in-market sales, technical services, market research & insights and recruitment services. The successful candidate will gain experience across all divisions within our company dealing with employees at all levels.

We are committed to supporting the talent and skills of our employees because we know their capability is the key to our success.

What you get from working with PRL:

  • Working with an outstanding Irish-based private company which has a number of diverse Business Units complementing each other in the field of FMCG, including specialist warehousing, cold-chain distribution, freight, sales and design.
  • You will be working with corporate and global clients representing some of the best-known household brands.
  • PRL employs a 1000+ employees and has just retained the Deloitte Best Managed Company award for the 10th consecutive year


Our purpose-built, state of the art, Head Office is located in Greenogue Business Park, Rathcoole, Co Dublin. This role involves working from the various PRL sites in Dublin, Cork and Kilkenny and working from home.

To be successful in this role:

You will need experience in operating quality management systems in a Pharma/FMCG service-based environment in full compliance with ISO9001 Quality Management Standard. You’ll also require:

  • Degree in Pharmaceuticals, Life Sciences, Supply Chain or related discipline
  • Proven management experience for a team of quality-related specialists – desirable
  • Experience as Named Deputy Responsible Person/Responsible Person OR with demonstrable experience towards becoming a Deputy Responsible Person for WDA and MIA licences
  • Proven track record with leading certification and client audits such as HPRA, HSE, ISO 9001 and BRC
  • Experience with maintaining and actively participating in all elements of the quality management system, and with a track record of continual improvement and quality excellence
  • Strong communication, planning and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and co-ordinate the quality program across a multi discipline environment
  • Experience dealing with FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods), HACCP, Cold Chain and Food Distribution a distinct advantage
  • Due to the nature of our locations a valid Driving License and own transport is essential
  • Valid EU Passport / Work Visa other than Student orientation

Whats in it for you:

  • Pension
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • Income Protection Scheme
  • Onsite Gym
  • Annual Leave 20 Days
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Top up (after 1 years’ service)
  • Sick Pay Policy
  • Hybrid Remote working policy (2 days home, 3 days office split)
  • Wellness Initiatives
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

If you do not meet the essential requirements as outlined in this advert, we regret that we are unable to process your application.