Quality Specialist at Nestle Nigeria Plc

Nestle Nigeria Plc

Nestle Nigeria Plc – As the Leading Nutrition Health and Wellness Company, we are committed to enhancing People’s lives, everywhere, every day. Infact enhancing lives will influence everything we do together.

A presence in more than 130 countries and factories in more than 80 research centres brings many global benefits. We believe in long term career development and appreciate how challenges and motivation will help you reach your potential. Nestle Nigeria Plc upholds the principle of Non- Discrimination and Equal Employment Opportunities in its recruitment processes.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Quality Specialist

Location: Sagamu, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Summary

  • We are currently looking to fill the position of a Quality Specialist, who will support the factory or PTC/R&D center in specific areas of expertise (e.g. food safety, HACCP, auditing, hygiene, pest control, chemical contaminants, microbiology food safety, sensory, thermal processing, statistical process control, net content management etc.).

A day in the life of the Quality Specialist:
People and know-how:

  • Promote quality awareness across the company. Contribute to competence development of quality professionals across the organisation.

System design:

  • Define and update the specific quality procedures, instruction and tools which are directly related to their area of concern.

Quality mastership:

  • Supports the Nestlé Continuous Excellence program in the quest for zero defect, including root cause analysis after incidents (or near misses) and DMAIC.
  • Supports activities to achieve compliance with the Nestlé Quality Management System requirements and other applicable instructions and standards.
  • Deliver training for their specific areas of expertise.

Quality auditing and verification:

  • In their specific area of expertise, assess that the Nestlé Quality Management System is in place, and is obtaining expected results in a given operating unit.

What Will Make You Successful?
Academic Experience:

  • B.Sc. / HND preferably Food Science related.

Operational Experience:
Demonstrated competence in their specific field to support business requirements:

  • Team member in a factory: Quality, Production Support, Application Group, or team member in the quality department of the Market
  • Sound analytical capabilities and experience with Vendor auditing and approval will be an added advantage

Business Experience:
Experience in successfully implementing quality assurance programs:

  • Participating in project teams
  • Leading part of a change effort
  • Participating in audit teams and/or improvement projects with more senior staff members
  • Establishing networks of peers, in markets or factories.

Application Closing Date
30th April, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online