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Job ID:  64516
Date:  Jan 24, 2023
On Site
Job function:  Quality, SHE & Security
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  ANH Premix Ops & Feed Additives Global

Quality Officer

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Quality Officer / 64516 / UK, Heanor – On Site


What you’ll do


Job Title:            Quality Officer

Department:     Quality Department

Reporting To:    Quality Manager Heanor & Belfast, UK

Salary:  C37


The Company is now offering an exciting opportunity to join a global leader in Animal Nutrition & Health as a Quality Officer. Reporting to the Quality Manager Heanor & Belfast, UK, your role will be based at our Sales & Premix production site in Heanor, Derbyshire.


Your key responsibilities


• Assist in the day-to-day management of the quality system to ensure compliance to standards

• Train and provide assistance to business functions on quality procedures, protocols, and documentation

• Support the maintenance of the annual supplier evaluation schedule to ensure compliance to process and QMS.

• Provide Quality Assurance (QA) support to initiate, engage and escalate critical and major compliance issues through QMS processes, including deviations, CAPAs and change control.

• Undertake internal Quality Audits where required

• Organise the management of Customer samples and external analysis requirements

• Carry out inspection of production, process and quality programs

• Assisting with ISO 9001 management system duties, including the creation of forms, SOP's etc.

• Monitoring quality targets, generating, and maintaining KPI's.

• Maintain the Laboratory Calibration System

• Some travel will be required


You bring


With that in mind, we are looking for a well organised individual with a degree or equivalent in a science discipline and previous experience of working in Quality, ideally within a food manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will also have working knowledge of ISO9001 standards, experience of chemical analysis and be internal auditor trained with experience.  


In terms of personality, we are looking for someone who is interested in developing their knowledge in quality, has a passion for Continuous improvement and someone who is interested in building a long-term career within the company. The ideal candidate will have creativity, drive, enthusiasm, and a proactive flexible approach with a good work ethic. They should be a people person and a team player. Excellent writing, IT and communication skills are also required.


We bring


In return for this, we are offering a fantastic opportunity for the chosen candidate to expand their knowledge base and fully realise their potential within the company. The Company will develop the successful candidate to a high technical level of nutritional and husbandry competence.


About Quality


No matter which team you are on, at DSM you’ll be part of a powerful shared purpose – to create brighter lives for all. You’ll get opportunities to work collaboratively with different departments and industry experts to make a positive difference to the future of millions of people and the planet we all share. Together, we’ll understand the needs of every customer and offer solutions that promote their success and impact, today and in the future.


How to apply

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by uploading your resume in English via our career portal. The procedure will generally be in line with the DSM application process outlined on the DSM career website. Due to privacy regulations, we can only actively interact with applications via our career portal.


For further information, please contact Tetiana Milewska, Talent Acquisition Business Partner



Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see or connect on 

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