Quality Assurance Manager Job– Thika




Our client, a market leader in the animal processing industry across Africa is seeking to recruit a Quality Assurance Manager to be based in Thika. The successful candidate must be a holder of a Degree in Food Science and have formal training in Food Quality Control. In addition, he/she MUST maintain high levels of food safety compliance in order to ensure the company’s continued excellence in quality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure planned KPI’s of efficiency and performance are met or exceeded in terms of quality assurance.
    • Ensure complete compliance in accordance with food safety processes.
    • Setting the quality standards.
    • Maintenance of international hygiene standards affecting all aspects of operation.
    • Identify, develop and implement Microbiological process controls and monitoring programs.
    • Develop and continuously assesses supplier performance through Supplier Management Quality Program.
    • Responsible for ensuring all regulatory issues are adhered to.
    • Training of personnel and ensuring quality products according to company and customer specifications.
    • Responsible for taking corrective actions in timely manner to mitigate potential food safety hazards.
    • Handling food safety related customer complaints and resolution.


  • Must have a Degree in Food Science.
    Must have above 5 years’ experience in the food manufacturing industry.
    Must have formal training in Food Quality Control.
    • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
    • Attention to detail and results oriented.
    • Excellent written and spoken English.
    Must have a strong personality, exude confidence, authority and focused.
    Must be knowledgeable in ISO 22000 & HACCP Certification awareness
    Must be willing to work in Thika.

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