Food Safety Product Integrity
Specialist - Northbrook, IL
Job ID 233BRLocation 4050
COMMERCIAL AVE, NORTHBROOK, IL
Responsible for coordinating
Product Integrity tasks related to qualifying and maintaining products and
suppliers. Makes recommendations to process improvement opportunities; serves
as point of contact to technical inquiries.
products, suppliers, and internal customers through the Product Integrity
maintenance of supplier and product quality and safety programs to include
but not limited to: product testing, auditing, specifications, food safety,
print quality etc.
collection, analysis and reporting of Product Integrity data. Makes
actionable recommendations based on trends, expertise/knowledge of product
and external market trends.
and organizes Product Integrity databases. Recommends process improvement
program transparency and quality through internal communication and/or
and provides communication and follow-up to suppliers, 3rd party
organizations, customers, and management staff as needed.
project management and coordination for performance testing of products.
as point-of-contact for technical inquiries to product integrity matters and
ad hoc product and vendor review for new and/or problem items.
Walgreens, one of the nation's
largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and
wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens
each day in communities across America, using the most convenient,
multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted,
cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens
operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of
Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com and
VisionDirect.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic
or other provider retail clinic services.
As the neighborhood drugstore and
retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within
reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access
to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy
services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members,
Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a
welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly
supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated
to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all
degree and at least 2 years of experience in either Retail Merchandising or Consumer
Products related OR High School Diploma/GED and at least 4 years of
experience in Retail Merchandising or Consumer Products.
least 2 years of experience in data base management.
level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting
borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting,
setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme,
formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and
theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart
style and/or formatting font).
level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks,
page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
least 2 years work experience working with product data or product
descriptions in retail, manufacturing, or technical environment.
degree in a scientific field, such as Biology or Chemistry.
in product testing requirements for consumer goods categories such as
Grocery, OTC Drugs, Beauty/Personal Care, Hard Goods, Seasonal
with database software, Product Lifecycle Management, or Laboratory
Information Management system.
in Food Safety and Quality Management Systems.
of regulatory compliance regarding food safety, product testing, and/or
of retail processes and consumer packaged goods.
Employment type Full-time