Quality Officer job at Unilever

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Job Category: Administrative
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  27 October 2021
Duty Station:  Dar es Salaam
Posted: 13-10-2021
Job Description

Vacancy title:
Quality Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Manufacturing , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:


Deadline of this Job:
27 October 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 13, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Quality Officer’s role is to coordinate and support the implementation of the Food Quality and Safety Management System (FQSMS) in UTTL.

• Implementation of Food Safety ISO standards certification in UTT where applicable
• Implementation of the food safety and quality verification program
• Support Estate and Factory production process to deliver quality tea products that meet customer and consumer requirements.
• Support the implementation of internal audits and closure of actions arising to improve the FQSMS
• To support the implementation of WCM quality pillar in the factories
• Drive programme and verify process control for Food quality and Safety through review/tracking of compliance to critical process parameters
• Support compliance to statutory, Unilever and other requirements in Food safety and QMS.
• Policy
• To support units in UTT to ensure compliance to Statutory and Unilever requirements.
• Planning
• To participate in the implementation of the UTT FQSMS internal audits as scheduled, drive closure of actions to improve the FQSMS.
• To Communicate any FQS related information in UTT
• Coordinate implementation of FQSMS in UTT and ensure documentation of the improvements.
• Undertake other responsibilities as may be assigned by the line manager.
• To participate in financial evaluation, budgeting, control and monitoring of the QA annual revenue budget and expenditure.
• Coordinate implementation of WCM quality pillar as the pillar support in the factories and ensure documentation of the improvements.
• Training
• In consultation with management and other departments, plan and fulfil the FSQ training needs in UTT.
• Participate in the modular training of factory employees to the required level of proficiency.
• Offer training and development to staff to meet the present and future needs of the business on FQSMS, WCM, statutory requirements and ISO.
• Implement Good Manufacturing practices in all sections of manufacture in the production shifts.
• Collecting and monitoring of production process data, analyze and generate daily, weekly and monthly quality reports.
• Quality & iso
• Support the Implementation Quality and Consumer safety Management System and ISO in the Field and Factory as per Unilever, legal and other requirements.
• Support unit FSQMS reviews as per requirements.
• Support field and factory teams in the process for production of quality made tea in line with customer and consumer specifications.
• Support the Implementation the Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) system in the units.
• Review and Monitor CTT and TBO tea tasting report and close gaps through scheduled reviews with factories, monitoring/measurement and documented corrective actions.
• Initiates and implement quality improvement plans and activities in the units in liaison with the unit manager.
• Support the Implementation of the Good Manufacturing/Agricultural/Saleroom Practices (GMP/GMP/GSP) in the Units.
• Support the implementation of WCM quality pillar in the factories
• Carry out monthly FQSM meetings in the Field and Factories as scheduled.
• Stocks & assets
• Monitor stock levels, approval, movement and use. Validate stock and non-stock items.
• Approval of receipts and issues of stocks in the QA.
• Provide input into the development of capital proposals in the Operational Excellence department.
• Responsible for the company assets in the unit of responsibility.
• Flag redundant / obsolete assets to manager for disposal.
• Projects
• Implement projects as agreed with Line manager.
• Collate and document innovative Quality related ideas to ensure continuous improvement in quality.
• Implementation and follow up on improvement ideas from units and share best practice.
• Finance, logistics & supplies
• Initiates the requisition process for additional stocks in line with QA requirements and authorise issues of items from QA.
• Provide proposals for input into the annual budget preparations.
• Control direct budgetary expenses through resource allocation and utilisation in QA.
• Implement relevant aspects of the accounting manual.
• Provide input into the monthly accounts review and implements agreed actions.
• Control QA expenditure in line with the budget and submit to the Line Manager for approval any supplementary savings or over-expenditure.
• People
• Implements employee establishment in QA.
• To facilitate implementation of all company policies, regulations, guidelines and standards such as social, financial and Unilever Code of Business Principles among others.
• Safety, health & environment & ra
• Implement of Safety, Health & Environmental management systems as per Unilever standards and legislation within the area of responsibility.
• Coordinate implementation of standard operating procedures, specific work instructions and ensure compliance and collate proposals for reviews.
• Coordinate implementation of QA related elements of the of Rain Forest Alliance (RA) guidelines/Standards in the units
• Welfare
• Implement agreed welfare programmes and attend planned meetings ensuring completion of agreed actions.

Qualifications & Experience Required
• Graduate in Food Science, Production Technology, Mechanical, Electrical, Agricultural, Chemical Engineering or Bachelor of Science Chemistry/Biochemistry.
• 5 Years’ experience in Manufacturing.
• Experience in Tea Tasting & Manufacture is an added advantage.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


Job application procedure

To apply follow this link https://careers.unilever.com/job/mufindi/quality-officer/34155/16160072960  

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