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Date:  Nov 22, 2022
Job Req ID:  11354
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  EC
City:  Guayaquil
Workplace:  Onsite

Title:  Quality and Food Safety Jr Head


Join our team as Quality and Food Safety Jr Head. You will lead the Quality & Food Safety team of the Guayaquil plant to implement the Quality & Food Safety system programs, through the development of skills in their team and the entire plant. The execution of short- and medium-term strategies and the delivery of guidelines for the engineering, production and purchasing areas; in relation to Food Quality and Safety policies.





  • Lead Quality and Food Safety GYE: Lead and guide the team of Q&FS GYE plant and oversee 7 Core programs associated with both Quality and Food Safety.
  • Closure and Work plan: Lead the closure and work plan for internal, corporate and regulatory audits that are held in the plant (SQF, MQFSA AND ARCSA). Also, implement and monitor the requirements of the KWS phases.
  • Regulation Management: Manage with the Pacific regulatory team the local and foreign regulatory procedures, related to the renewal of product export registrations to other countries.
  • Technical Leadership: Lead the phases and necessary actions of the Q&FS COE and develop technical and leadership competencies of their reports.
  • Lead Projects: Participate in the generation, support and implementation of savings projects. Furthermore, lead improvement plans, based on the results of the SQF recertification audit as a SQF practitioner.
  • HACCP Team: Lead the HACCP team through the development and verification of quality assurance plans and programs oriented to food safety. You will also be responsible for conducting the Golden six and safety seven audits through the execution of Gemba tours.


  • Bachelor´s Degree in Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Processes or related
  • Advanced English
  • Advanced Microsoft Office
  • 3 years of previous experience in manufacturing
  • Previous experience managing or leading people



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Kellogg Company is a multibillion-dollar company with over 30 thousand employees all over the globe. We are proud to make delicious foods that people love – foods that you grew up with like Frosted Flakes, Cheez It, Eggo, Pop-Tarts, Crunchy Nut, Pringles, as well as innovative foods such as MorningStar Farms, RX bar, and Noodles. Our KValues and BetterDays commitments are at the core of who we are, what we believe and what brings us together. We’re proud to say we’ve been awarded with Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies”, DiversityInc’s “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”, Newsweek’s “Most Loved Workplaces”, and many more awards that you can check out here.

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