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Date:  29-Jun-2022
Job Req ID:  7461
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  GB

Title:  Quality Materials Associate


Ensure material supplier compliance with Kellogg Quality and Food Safety standards. Develops, implements and maintains material specifications in our Product Life-cycle system, quality programmes, vendor relationships including approvals.





  • Responsible for the supplier and materials approval process by reviewing the food safety and quality attributes of new materials/supplier sites.
  • Compliance of specifications and food safety. Involved in quality relationships with Procurement, R&D, Kellogg facilities and the supplier
  • Keeps informed on the safety and regulatory compliance of ingredients and potential contaminants.
  • Maintains accurate and up to date material and supplier information in PLM.
  • Works with suppliers on root cause analysis and ensures execution of corrective action/preventive action plan. Works with Auditing Team to drive suppliers to understand, comply with K expectations and drive improvement




  • B.S. and two year experience, M.S., or college level courses in Food Science/ Grain Science/ Food Technology Microbiology / Chemistry.
  • The incumbent should have knowledge and ability to understand food law, food technology, food chemistry, microbiology, cereal science and agricultural practice.
  • The incumbent should possess leadership and communication skills, and diplomacy that will promote good relations with suppliers, Procurement & management.
  • This individual must be able to function effectively as a planner, coordinator, and communicator.


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We strive to create a world where people are not just fed but fulfilled and a workplace where everyone can voice their opinions and are empowered to be their true selves. It’s each and everyone’s unique flavour that make up Kellogg’s recipe for success and the diversity of ideas, experiences and beliefs that fuel our future ready momentum and embolden our make it happen culture.

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