Thursday, 26 May 2016

Meet the man of Quality

With the Forest Naturals and House of Flavours business growing succesfully our team keeps growing too!

We'd like to introduce you to David Booth. Our new Quality Assurance Technician.

Dave, what is your role and what does it entail? 

I will be dealing with day-to-day customer raw material inquiries and supplier questionnaires, along with other tasks such as managing the company’s quality systems and internal auditing.
      Another part of my role is to manage the storage of quality reports and records and any other duties passed on from the Technical Director Mike Speight.

What are your best skills?

I’m a confident individual which allows me to form relationships quickly. I have excellent communication skills, these skills are drawn upon on a regular basis when motivating and convincing team members at all levels. I lead by example and also have a good sense of humour which Is always a good thing!

What will you bring to House of Flavours going forwards?

House of Flavours is already a successful business and it’s  growing all the time. As part of the technical team I aim to help deliver BRC Accreditation to the business next month. I intend to  help maintain the already high day to day quality standards within the business, and if necessary implement plans to improve on them where warranted.

How are you settling in to your new job?

I’ve settled in to my new role very well, I have been able to draw on the experiences gained during my time within the in the technical team at Ornua ingredients UK .
I am learning new skills relevant to the business on a daily basis which can only will be a benefit to myself and House of Flavours going forward.

What do you think of your collegues ? (shhhh! ...We won't tell!) 

The whole team have been very welcoming and extremely friendly. Everybody gets on with one another which makes for a good working environment.

What is your favourite past time?

I’m a typical lad, I love Football, football, and football with a bit of traveling thrown in (to watch even more football!)…Oh and I enjoy spending time with my wonderful fiancĂ©e of course!

What is your favourite food?

Anything Italian, especially pasta or pizza!

Welcome to the team Dave!