Senior Quality Partner – FMCG (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Permanent Full-Time Role Based in the Inner Suburbs of Melbourne
  • Excellent Facilities in a Team Based Work Environment
  • Use your Passion & Initiative to Drive your Career



Boasting a high profile brand for more than 100 years, our client’s state of the art manufacturing, R&D and Product Development facilities produce an assortment of high quality specialty ingredients and finished food products for the Australian and Asian markets.

With a big emphasis on collaborative partnerships, consumer insight, continuous improvement and substantial investment in R&D, they continue to grow and lead in their field.



This role presents the perfect opportunity to progress your career! We are looking for a Quality Assurance professional with 5-10 years experience in the Food Industry, most likely as a QA Coordinator. Your passion for Quality, Safety and Continuous Improvement will be clearly evident as will be your ability to Coach and Mentor.

As a 2IC to the site Quality Assurance Manager, you will be required to manage all daily quality and food safety requirements. You will maintain site quality management systems including HACCP plan certification and compliance and strive for continuous improvement. Also,as a Senior Quality Partner, you will provide leave coverage for the QA Manager as needed.

The successful candidate will have strong leadership qualities, be customer focused, a decision maker and able to complete tasks and projects on time. To be short-listed, you will have worked in Food Manufacturing for more than five years and will have an excellent understanding of Food Safety and all relevant Quality Systems.



To be successful in your application, you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Food Science or similar
  • Five to ten years’ experience as a Quality Coordinator in the Food Industry, ideally in manufacturing
  • Intimate working knowledge of quality management systems including HACCP plans and GMP
  • Experience in quality and food safety standards such as Coles, WQA, BRC
  • Experience in managing internal audits and non-conformances
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work as a team member or individually under general direction
  • Highly organised and passionate about quality and food safety
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English with a proven ability to meet goals, targets and deadlines
  • A good work ethic, excellent interpersonal skills and a good team player is a must!

Our client has been built around the attitude of its people. They invest heavily in selecting and developing the right people to meet the needs of their customers. The successful candidate will reinforce this principle and will be rewarded with an attractive salary package and the opportunity to progress their career with a national market leader.



To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter to CS Executive Group. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on 03 9516 0100 during office hours and 0438 620 434 after hours.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we receive on a daily basis, we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. If on this occasion you are not successful, your resume will remain on our database and will be considered for future suitable roles.