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Capol, a company of the Freudenberg Group, is a leading provider of specialized ingredients for the food industry with subsidiaries and manufacturing operations in Europe and North America. Headquartered in Germany, the company serves customers in over 100 countries through its own subsidiaries and via a global distribution network. As a market leader for surface treatment in the confectionery industry, Capol offers a broad portfolio of specialty products and comprehensive technical support. In addition to polishes, glazes, sealing and release agents, Capol provides natural color pigments and flavors for a vast range of food applications.
- You will manage the work of technicians (2) in quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA).
- Ensuring continuous improvement and effective management of the quality system (assu) will be within your responsibilities.
- You will maintain, update, and revise the food safety management system to meet the highest standards.
- Participating in various audits, including routine inspections, internal audits, client audits, supplier qualification, and certification audits, you will issue reports and diligently monitor corrective actions.
- You will manage and update the certification programs currently in place.
- Handling customer and supplier complaints, you will ensure prompt and thorough follow-up on files.
- Checking the control of manufacturing processes and ensuring strict compliance with procedures will be part of your role.
- Ensuring the conformity and quality of finished products with respect to established specifications is an essential aspect of your duties.
- Compliance with good manufacturing practices (GMP) for food products will be diligently enforced under your guidance.
- Conducting quality rounds in the factory and performing certain checks at different frequencies will be part of your regular routine.
- You will manage and analyze non-conformities, quality and food safety issues, ensuring timely follow-up on corrective actions and preventive measures.
- Participating in the management of deviations, non-conformities, change controls, and anomalies will be within your area of responsibility.
- Your contribution in reviewing and approving production records and factory specification sheets is crucial for maintaining our high quality standards.
- With a minimum of 5 years of experience in quality assurance (QA), you will bring valuable expertise to the team.
- A degree in food science or a related field will be considered an asset.
- Your proficiency in both English and French (oral and written) is essential, as a portion of the interview process will be conducted in English.
- Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite is necessary for effective performance in this role.
- Knowledge of SAP is a major asset, contributing to our operational efficiency.
- Your strong leadership and interpersonal skills will enable you to effectively manage and lead your team.
- You should demonstrate strong decision-making skills, exercising sound judgment on quality matters.
- As a team player, you will be well-organized and adept at managing priorities effectively.
- Your ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously will showcase your exceptional time management skills.
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You are the skilled and motivated Quality Manager we are seeking to join our team! As a key member of our organization, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the highest level of product quality and compliance with food safety standards. Reporting directly to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), your responsibilities will involve directing, controlling, and supervising various activities within the quality department. Your expertise and leadership will be instrumental in managing and improving our quality system, maintaining certification programs, and addressing customer and supplier complaints with precision.
If you are a highly motivated and experienced Quality Manager with a passion for ensuring top-notch quality standards and compliance, we eagerly await your application. By joining our dynamic team, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact and play a vital role in driving our company's continued success.
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