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Quality Manager

Date: Jan 7, 2022

Location: Corona, US

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

At IFF, we work tirelessly to discover flavors and fragrances that inspire customers and delight consumers. Passionate, creative, empowered and expert, we are constantly looking for new challenges—and developing new-to-world solutions that answer them.

 

About You


The Quality Control Manager is responsible for the supervision of the analytical and sensory laboratories as well as overseeing the facility's food safety program on an ongoing basis. Activities include, but are not limited to, prioritizing daily assignments, training QC associates, and completing quality control work as needed.  The manager is responsible for the successful performance of the team with regards to business metrics as it relates to the usage decisions of the raw and finished materials. You will have a degree in Science or Engineering and 5+ years' experience in quality and manufacturing, quality auditing, quality control, quality and food safety systems, and regulatory and quality assurance. To be successful in this position, you will have excellent leadership abilities, interpersonal and communication skills, and business knowledge. 

Job Requirements

As the Quality Control Manager, you will be responsible for…

 

 

  • Responsible for the supervision of the analytical and sensory laboratories as well as overseeing the facility's food safety program on an ongoing basis.
  • Management and review of the workflow and quality (alignment with other plants, procedures update, participation to QC meetings, links with other QC lab ...)
  • Management of the relationships between Sales, Production, Warehouse.
  • Enhancement of the team competencies (training suggestion, management of  maintenance and troubleshooting, mass specs library update, request for  new softwares access ...)
  • Activities include, but are not limited to, prioritizing daily assignments, training QC associates, and completing quality control work as needed. 
  • The manager is responsible for the successful performance of the team with regards to business metrics as it relates to the usage decisions of the raw and finished materials. 

 

Required Skills 

 

  • Degree in Science or Engineering. 
  • Experience in the following: Quality Auditing, Quality Control, Quality and Food Safety Systems, Regulatory and Quality Assurance.
  • Five (5) years’ experience or more in a variety of disciplines including quality and manufacturing.
  • Industry experience that includes factory management, supply chain management, quality and food safety management.
  • Experience with HACCP, sanitation, allergen control, GMP, GFSI, ISO9001 and other quality programs.
  • Development of team members 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SAP. 
  • Verbal and written communication skills in Japanese/English. 
  • Understanding of basic statistical analysis and familiarity with the use of statistics. 
  • Working experience in analytical method development and validation. 

 

 

Required Experience 

 

  • Experience in the following: Quality Auditing, Quality Control, Quality and Food Safety Systems, Regulatory and Quality Assurance.
  • Five (5) years’ experience or more in a variety of disciplines including quality and manufacturing.
  • Industry experience that includes factory management, supply chain management, quality and food safety management.
  • Experience with HACCP, sanitation, allergen control, GMP, GFSI, ISO9001 and other quality programs.
  • Working knowledge in SAP
  • Bachelor of Science in Science in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, or related field with 7-10 years of analytical testing experience in a food processing / production environment.
  • Previous flavor house/food additive experience preferred.


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more… 


Nearest Major Market: Corona
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles