Supplier Quality Specialist
Location: Fall River, MA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2023
Bringing our love of food to families for five generations! Blount Fine Foods is a family-owned and operated manufacturer, marketer, and developer of premium fresh prepared foods. We are an engaging team, bringing restaurant-quality products to America including single-serve grab-n-go fresh soups, mac & cheese, and entrées in grocery stores across the country, as well as for hot bars and restaurants. Help us create the finest food experiences including those with specialty certifications that include organic, gluten-free, and low sodium, among others. Join a proven team for growth, success, and a satisfying career!
- Conduct raw material supplier approval including review food safety documents.
- Manage multiple raw material categories, point person for designated categories.
- Request and review supplier documents follow up by phone or email as required.
- Lead supplier calls and supplier non-conformance investigations.
- Support plants with supplier non-conformance related investigations, communication, and root cause/corrective actions.
- Review supplier CAPA for non-conformance and provide feedback as needed.
- Compile and review supplier data.
- Conduct raw material and supplier risk assessments.
- Willing to travel to conduct supplier audits.
- Assist in warehouse audit and documents requests.
- Contribute to the writing and reviewing of corporates FSQA policies and procedures.
- Bachelors or higher in food science, biology, chemistry, or microbiology
- Working knowledge of FDA, USDA, GMP, HACCP, and food allergens
- HACCP and PCQI certification preferred.
- Knowledgeable of GFSI audit schemes
- Need strong organization and communication skills.
- Highly organized, collaboratives, and self-motivated individual
Our Total Compensation Package Includes:
- Medical, dental and vision benefits
- 401k with Company match
- Paid time off including vacation, sick time and holidays
- Education Assistance Program
- Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability
- Discounts on Blount products at Company retail locations
- Discretionary Annual Bonus Program