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Quality Assurance Project Improvement Manager

Kelly Services
Northbrook, IL 60065
**Quality Assurance Project Improvement Manager**

**Location:** Northbrook, IL

**Position Overview**

Kelly Science is hiring a Quality Assurance Project Improvement Manager who is responsible for the detailed planning, development and execution of projects that support the corporate Quality function. This position will primarily manage projects related to SQF certification including environmental/sanitation, GMP, HACCP programs. This is a hands-on position that will independently drive consistency in the execution of projects such as expired material disposition, re-lots and laboratory continuous improvement and optimization through the development, tracking and reporting of KPIs.


+ Coordinate and conduct internal site audits against SQF standard and customer requirements.

+ Track and trend data for audits and corrective actions to identify continuous improvement opportunities.

+ Participate in 2nd and 3rd party audits in conjunction with Sr. Manager Quality Systems.

+ Coordinate and submit corrective action responses for all external audits.

+ Develop, track and report KPIs for monthly Sr. Management Review

+ Lead, manage and execute relots process in partnership with Planning and Shipping.

+ Lead, manage and execute expired material program in partnership with Purchasing and Production.

+ Serve as documents control coordinator by monitoring documents expirations and working with document owners on reviews, revisions, and approvals in SafeFood 360.

+ Review, update, and maintain the documented food safety and food quality programs to ensure compliance with GFSI/SQF Standards.

+ Coordinate and actively perform, monitor and reporting of environmental swabbing program

+ Support GPM customer requests about quality system program

+ Support GPM product specification requests

+ Back-up Sr. Managers of QC/QS as needed.

+ Participate in food defense, HACCP, GMP audit and food safety & quality development teams.

+ Other duties as required


+ BS in food science, biology, chemistry, microbiology, or related science.

+ At least 7 years related experience and/or training equivalent combination of education and experience in food manufacturing environment.

+ Experience in SQF programs and auditing.

+ Must have GFSI/SQF experience and working knowledge of USDA/FDA regulations.

+ Ideal candidate will have experience with electronic quality, ERP and R&D/Formulation systems like SF360, D365, ProductVision.

+ Green Belt / LS6 experience a plus

+ Excellent organizational and computer skills

+ Strong written and verbal skills

+ Ability to interact with all levels of the organization

+ Ability to work independently with attention to detail

**Certificates, Licenses, Registrations**

+ Must be HACCP and SQF Practitioner trained & qualified

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-02 Expires: 2022-10-03

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