At Pinnacle Foods we are at the top of our game and the key to our success is clear. Everything we do is driven by our purpose: unleashing brand potential, dynamically evolving and improving our already beloved products to bring more convenience, taste, nutrition, and joy to today's consumers.
The results? Our well-recognized products are found in 85% of American households and are leaders in their respective categories, holding the #1 or #2 market share position in 10 of the 14 categories in which we compete — and we're just getting started. We are committed to adding value through strategic growth that synergizes our portfolio of "Leadership" and "Foundation" brands and plays to our strengths in R&D, consumer insights, and senior management experience.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
The Director-Supplier Quality Assurance will implement Pinnacle Foods Supply Chain policies concerning supplier approval in full accordance with SQF 2000 requirements. Suppliers include packaging, ingredient, pouched food items for insertion supplier for use in food manufacturing or assembly by Pinnacle Foods. The Director-Supplier Quality Assurance is accountable to maintain records in evidence of each supplier’s risk assessment and approval decision in addition to resource approvals within Product Vision specifications workflows. Scope of work includes planning, scheduling, performing audits, assessing effectiveness of supplier food safety programs and documentation, establishing and communicating corrective actions with follow up as required to support the business needs.
The Director-Supplier Quality Assurance will report to the Vice President of Food Safety and Quality.
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There is a 40% travel requirement for this position
Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer –qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other legally protected basis.