JKS Herning

Quality Manager at Kelsen Group A/S

Are you looking for at job where you can grow and develop your skills in an international company where quality and work environment are very important factors? Are you motivated by taking responsibility in leadership and alignment of quality processes? Then we have the job for you as Quality Manager at Kelsen Group in Nr. Snede.
Løbende optagelse
Forventet start
1. juli 2019
Danmark > Herning Kommune > Midtjylland

Kelsen Group is a world leading producer of butter cookies, and on behalf of the company we are looking for a Quality Manager to provide technical expertise and leadership for their skilled Quality Team in Nr. Snede and Ribe.

About the job
The purpose of this role is to provide regional leadership and direction and to align our quality processes across multiple sites within Kelsen Group and co-manufactorers.

The Quality Manager will drive alignment of quality strategies, food safety and regulatory compliance across a large number of different countries and manage the development of world class quality systems across the Kelsen network. The Quality Manager will also be responsible for leading and managing the Quality Team of 5 people. Additionally, the Quality Manager will be a member of the Supply Chain Leadership Team and contribute to the overall supply chain strategy.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Operational quality tasks, e.g. document control, work instructions, handling requests form other
  • divisions (sales, marketing etc.), audits, food safety, allergen management, sanitation and HACCP.
  • Developing the strategic plan for quality.
  • Action planning and supporting execution of plans.
  • Review of performance and communicating to stakeholders.

Ensure compliance with government regulations, legal demands, company policies and ethical standards. 

About you
The right candidate has minimum 5 years of relevant experience in the food industry and preferably experience in leadership of a team, strategy development and executing plans. Furthermore, you have well developed collaboration, change management and system implementation skills. You have knowledge of quality, food safety and Danish as well as EU food legislation.

In addition to this we expect that you:

  • Are well established and have high standards of integrity and personal values.
  • Have good decision making skills - required to deal with complex issues and priorities.
  • Have strong influencing and interpersonal skills.
  • Are motivated by establishing and maintaining relations.
  • Have a strong business acumen.
  • Are driven to be successful.
  • Are fluent in Danish and English. 

About Kelsen Group A/S
Kelsen Group was founded i 1933 as a family bakery in the center of Jutland. Today Kelsen is a subsidiary of the American food group Campbell Soup Company. Kelsen has the commercial responsibility for a considerable range of products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and the export of cookies to the Asian and American market. The butter cookies are produced ind modern bakeries in Ribe and Nr. Snede.

Kelsen has around 400 employees in Denmark and produces 25,000 tons of cookies a year. Based on the principle that a high quality and good taste brings pleasure to the consumers, the company ensures that every cookie lives up to high quality expectations.

Click the link to read more about Kelsen Group: www.kelsen.com

Sådan ansøger du

Application and contact
JKS CAREER is in charge of the recruitment process for Kelsen Group and to apply for this interesting position, please send your application, CV and relevant documents by clicking the button Søg Stillingen below.

Due to the GDPR we do not accept CV and application by e-mail.
We will call in applicants for interviews continuously, and the position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found. We therefore encourage interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Recruitment Consultant Anne Lenith at +45 30 85 13 07.

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