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 Manager Food Safety/QA for External Manufacturing is accountable for assuring the food safety and quality assurance programs for External Manufacturing (EM). This will include suppliers to the EM’s as well as the actual production facilities. Additionally the Manager FS/QA EM serves as key contact for communications ongoing with regards to quality and food safety. The Manager participates in and is a primary partner in supplier and EM approvals as well as startups and plant tests. This individual will support all activities related to new and existing production. The Manager works collaboratively with Procurement, Purchasing and Product Development with regards to new and existing products produced at EM’s. The Manager maintains information within PFI systems for assigned EM’s.
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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.