Q&FS and Regulatory compliance Manager
- 〜 1000万円
大手外資系消費財企業におけるQ&FS and Regulatory compliance Managerのポジションです。
- ■Job Purpose/Overview：
The *** Japan Q&FS/ Regulatory compliance role will lead to achieve High quality/food safety standard ®ulatory compliance of *** brand in Japan market collaborating with *** factory outside Japan,
external manufacturers, Japan warehouses and other stakeholders. The role will implement all applicable *** Global Quality and Food Safety Standards and use food science, engineering knowledge, quality management,project management and cost of quality skills to identify opportunities to improve consumer satisfaction,optimize processes and establish measures of quality conformance.
・Align Q&FS and regulatory requirements with *** factories and external manufactures, and lead continuous improvement activities.
・Perform regulatory compliance activities for *** (both import and domestic) related to product formula,raw material/ingredient, labeling, claims, nutrition label and regulatory database management, to ensure compliance with applicable food laws,regulations/ standards, *** SRA standards /policies with ***
Japan SRA manager’s support.
・Leads audits, Q&FS training, and follows up on CAPA/CI implementations to stakeholders in the Market and Warehouses
・Coordinates and leads incident management and investigation for *** brand sold in Japan in the Market This responsibility includes initiation of PRIMPs, on-going interpretation and reporting of information from our consumers and customers, executes the business decision regarding product disposition on non-confirming product and incidents which impact food safety.
・Establishes and manage product verification program at the Warehouse that will audit the Quality and Food Safety protocols in the Warehouse. Support Quality Systems operator with managing and execute testing for the product verification program for external and internal factory deliveries
・Communication disposition on product to relevant parties, support queries related to packaging, donor product, and finished product
・Partners with Supply and Commercial to lead periodic reviews with external and internal stakeholders on Quality & Food Safety areas such as consumer and customer complaints, incidents, CAPAs, CI, and standards
・Provides technical support in statistical analysis, problem solving, product disposition, and risk assessment related to imported *** factories and externally manufactured products.
・As the Japan Q&FS and Regulation Compliance manager you will …
■Quality Incident Management：
At the time of a critical quality incident, lead a quality incident management process in Japan Market Unit.
Lead a business risk assessment with each function leaders (such as Sales, Supply, Regulatory, Legal/Lawyer,and Quality in Japan, and Q&FS Manager in relevant factory and/or region). Recommend a team’s proposal to Regional/Global approvers.
■Preventative actions for new product or any change：
Accountable for a preventative quality improvement application to new projects and changes via *** project management process, with the strong collaboration with activity management team.
■Regulation compliance management：
Lead regulatory compliance risk assessment and recommendation alignment to new product/pack activities for *** with *** Japan SRA manager’s support.
- ■Education & Professional Qualification
・Bachelor’s degree required in Food Science, Food Technology or related subjects.
・3+ years of proven experience in CPG preferably in roles in Plant Quality, Production, Continuous Improvement, Quality Systems and Auditing.
・Experience with working in a corporate environment as well as manufacturing and distribution location environments.
・Experience working with Quality and Food Safety systems.
・Fluent in Japanese (Native level)
・English (TOEIC 800+)
・A minimum 5 years of experience in a technical area such as Quality & Food Safety, SQA, R&D product development, laboratory management quality systems, or food process engineering
・Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team
・Experienced auditor with accreditation in GFSI Quality systems such as SQF, BRC, FSSC 22000, ISO9000
・Ability to travel ~25% of the time
・Advanced understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs), HACCP, Sensory, Microbiology, Regulatory and Food Law guidelines
External Manufacturing Quality Assurance and Product Manager