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Quality Incoming / Laboratory Responsible - Balvano plant

Job Location:

Balvano (PZ)

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

About the role:

The position ensures the correct execution of microbiological, chemical, physical and tasting analyzes for raw materials, analysis of packaging materials, semi-finished products and finished products, in order to guarantee the technological, organoleptic quality and marketability of Ferrero products

Activities and main Responsabilities:

  • Systematically analyzes incoming material, semi-finished products and finished products, providing, if necessary, reports of anomalies
  • Ensures effective management of laboratories within the Plant according to central guidelines (management of reagent stocks, calibration of tools, safety regulatory application, application of the central methodologies reported on the portal, etc.)
  • Ensures the execution of appropriate laboratory analyses taking into account materials and products to be analyzed
  • Coordinates and manages sample collection and preparation (weighing and dilution), in accordance with quality manual declarations and standards (centrally defined) (e.g. Sampling plans organized through SAP)
  • Follows planned sampling plans and frequencies on SAP
  • Supervises the analysis and interpretation of data, ensuring a correct search activity of the results and the related IT data entry
  • Collects offers for the purchase of new tools and laboratory materials, purchase new tools according to business procedures and deals with the supply of the necessary consumables and reagents
  • Ensures that lab tools are all available and working properly, manages tools for laboratory analysis and analysis procedures and performs analysis on packaging and surprises
  • Ensures the correct quality of the results (accuracy, accuracy) according to the regulations and gives evidence by participating in the Ring Test
  • Manages non-conformities on raw materials and packaging in accordance with group procedures using the SAP system and manages supplier relationships in case of anomalies and non-compliance

Who we are looking for:

  • Master's degree in chemical engineering or food technologist ;
  • Fluent English;
  • Availability to international mobility;
  • At least one year of work experience in quality function in considered a plus
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