Our client, a Fortune 100 American grocery
manufacturing and processing conglomerate are in search of a Vice President
of Quality. Our ideal candidate will provide strategic direction for
quality management & quality assurance across all lines of business,
ensuring full compliance with global regulations guiding the food &
beverage industry. If you are a Vice President of QA and Food Safety with
5+ years of Executive or Director level experience please apply! Our client
prides themselves on reliability, quality, and commitment to the wellness
of the community. Quality is of most important and to guarantee they stay
on the top we are seeking a Vice President of Quality and Food Safety to
oversee multiple plants across the nation.
Location: Position will be based in Illinois.
- Build a world class Quality System incorporating
best practices of food safety and continuous improvement.
- Providing regulatory and quality guidance across
the entire organization
- Remain a subject matter expert for all QA related
trends, regulations, etc.
- Drive continuous improvement while being a hands-on
- Maintain working relationships with appropriate
regulatory agencies in regards to Food Safety and Quality
- Maintain and upgrade HACCP procedures
-Minimum 15 years of food manufacturing industry
experience combined with Quality Assurance and Food Safety
- At Least 5 Years of experience in an Executive
and/or Director level role
- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Microbiology,
Food Science or related field is required
- Must have specific knowledge and direct experience
in adhering to USDA and FDA manufacturing regulations
- Experienced as an Executive officer of a company,
at the highest level of Quality Assurance and Food Safety, responsible for
attending board meetings, etc.
-Green Belt/Black Belt or applicable Lean 6 Sigma
Travel: Up to 50%
About Global Productivity Solutions
GPS is an industry leader in operations productivity,
supply chain optimization and business turnaround. We have a wide range of
professionals offering tacit knowledge in their specific areas of
expertise. GPS’ executive search division also specializes in high-volume
recruiting for our clients. With our global presence and multilingual
capabilities, we serve a diverse client base from small-cap to Fortune 50
companies spanning across multiple industries including food and consumer
products, automotive, chemical, industrial, mining, healthcare, government
services and private equity.
Looking forward to receiving your resume!
Angela E. Newhook
VP of Human Resources
Recruitment & Selections
Global Productivity Solutions is proud to be an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Global Productivity Solutions
recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
gender, age, ethnic or national origin, veteran status, physical or mental
disability, genetic information, sexual orientation or preference, gender
identity, marital status or citizenship status.