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Head of Quality - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #14208
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Manufacturing and trade
Job Role Head of Quality
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Neg

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Legal Status to work in Zambia
Degree Degree

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client is a Household brand and is looking for a Head of Quality to join their team and report to Regional Industrial Manager

Product Quality
Draw up control schedules to ensure the compliance of products according to the requirements in force (regulations, customer or divisional specifications, etc.)
Manage follow-up of product non-compliance
Instigate, monitor and validate corrective and preventive action plans
Organise and lead organoleptic monitoring of finished products
Deal with customer and consumer complaints
Contribute to drawing up specifications
Participate in working groups for constant improvement of procedure control, innovation and optimisation of product quality

Quality / Food Hygiene Management
Construct and drive the quality management system
Increase awareness and train in quality / food hygiene measures
Follow up and communicate relevant indicators for quality and food safety
Measure the effectiveness of the system: audit
Report to site management on the operation of the quality management system
Ensure that innovation actions are planned

Organise the team’s work
Manage staff: integrate, train, appraise, redefine responsibilities, praise, ensure development and gauge training needs
Lead a team: delegate, instil a sense of responsibility, set targets, communicate instructions, control, listen
Provide reports to his or her line management
Participate in cross-disciplinary working groups

Key Skills
organizational and leadership skills.

  • Job Role: Head of Quality
  • Industry: Manufacturing / Production
  • Salary: Neg

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Degree in Food production and Food Quality
bachelor's degree in business or a related field
five or more years of experience in a quality assurance or quality control position and strong
5 or more years experience in the Food Quality department
An ASQ quality control certification is preferred.

Additional Requirements


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