CytoSport, the maker of Muscle Milk, is
among the largest sport nutrition protein beverage companies in the U.S.
and offers a complete line of protein-enhanced powders, shakes and bars. We
are looking for an experienced, dynamic and flexible QA Manager to work at
our headquarters in Benicia, CA.
This position reports to
the Director of Quality and Compliance, and will plan and manage the
implementation of quality systems so that quality requirements for products
are fulfilled. Position is responsible for managing Quality Assurance
personnel. Essential QA Manager responsibilities are:
- Oversee and Monitor internal
- Component Specification
- Execute and Manage Stability
- Document Control Management
and Annual controlled document reviews
- Finished Product
Specification Execution and Management
- Manage company Training
- Manage company Pest Control
- Manage company Glass &
Brittle Plastic Program
- Manage Internal Audit Program
- Monitor Corrective and
- Oversee Environmental
- Execute Change Control
- Review and Approve
documentation for Supplier Qualification
- Approve and Monitor
Deviations to Processes
- Manage Allergen Control
- Calibration Program
- Off site plant audits (if applicable)
- Execute and Manage finished
product disposition and release
- Oversee compliance to the
label revision process
- Assist in investigating
customer and consumer complaints
- Supervise staff, interface
with department managers, teambuilding
- Mentor and motivate personnel
to ensure professional growth and continuous improvement in quality,
efficiency, delivery and safety
- Support sales in completing
customer compliance documents (as needed)
- Review and audit documents
- Ongoing label review to
- Upgrade Quality Control
laboratory and implement Good Laboratory Practices
- Create a culture of safety
and teamwork in the department and ensure compliance with all safety
policies and procedures
- Keep abreast of industry
trends and new regulations
- Miscellaneous projects as
The ideal candidate will
be a dedicated, seasoned manager, a mentor, leader, collaborator, and
team-player with the following experience:
- Thorough knowledge of current
Good Manufacturing Practices for Foods and Dietary Supplements.
- Knowledge of Good Laboratory
Practices and basic laboratory equipment .
- Excellent interpersonal,
organizational and computer skills.
- Excellent analytical skills
coupled with strong problem solving skills.
- Detail oriented with
excellent follow up and customer service skills.
- Good Leadership skills.
- Ability to manage multiple
- Position requires interfacing
with several departments.
- Position requires
flexibility, careful attention to details, and ability to multi-task.
background we are looking for is:
- College degree and 8-10 years
of industry experience preferred
- Chemistry background
- Minimum 8-10 years
regulatory, food, pharmaceutical and plant manufacturing experience.
- Excellent verbal and written
- Knowledge of regulations for
food and dietary supplement label compliance.
- Proficient in Microsoft
Office (Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint).
CytoSport offers full medical benefits,
401k, FSA, paid vacation, sick and holiday time, an on-site gym, fantastic
people and a growing, fast paced, exciting environment. For more
information on Muscle Milk or additional CytoSport
products, visti: www.cytosport.com
Serious Candidates only
CytoSport is EOE, M/F, D/V