AtlantaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Atlanta jobs

Supplier Compliance Specialist

Company: Rise Baking Company
Location: Tucker
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Job PurposeSupport the effective implementation, execution, and management of the Supplier Quality Program by ensuring suppliers and co-manufacturers are in compliance with Rise Baking Company standards. Identify supplier risk by partnering with internal departments to ensure supplier complaints/claims are addressed in a timely manner, audits are completed as required, and supplier documentation is reviewed.Essential Functions

  • Ensure suppliers provide safe and wholesome materials through scheduled audits and/or document evaluation
  • Work with internal departments to ensure supplier complaints are addressed in a timely manner and resolved adequately
  • Work with internal departments to address claims against suppliers; work with finance department to streamline process for collecting claim money when due
  • Perform supplier risk assessments to determine facility risk based on evaluation of performance, documentation, GFSI status, etc.
  • Perform for-cause audits to investigate food safety or quality issues
  • Schedule and perform routine supplier facility audits to ensure food safety and quality
  • Write audit reports; request corrective actions for non-conformance findings as needed and follow up on corrective actions
  • Perform new supplier approval assessments; review and recommend actions based on risk
  • Perform risk assessments to ensure current suppliers and co-manufacturers meet quality assurance, food safety, and regulatory requirements
  • Document and communicate supplier non-compliance activity and escalate appropriately
  • Work with supplier management teams and co-manufacturer partners to evaluate programs and support development of food safety and quality programs; assess and mitigate any risks when reviewing supplier and co-manufacturer programs
  • Provide timely and accurate supplier reviews; work with suppliers and co-manufacturers on corrective actions and closures
  • Maintain Rise's Supplier Quality Program policies and procedures to reflect current/best practices related to supplier compliance responsibilities
  • Develop an annual audit plan for existing suppliers
  • Manage audit records for supplier, company, and distributor partner visits; report monthly on progress and deviations
  • Support the Regulatory and Supplier Quality team in quality system improvements, plant issues, customer quality, problem solving, and supplier quality
  • Perform other job-related duties as assignedQualifications (Education, Experience, Competencies)
    • Bachelor's degree in microbiology, food science, or related discipline
    • 3+ years of experience in food supplier auditing
    • Experience in food manufacturing, food manufacturing risks, and processing systems preferred
    • PCQI, Internal Auditor, HACCP, GFSI, ASQ certifications preferred
    • Good understanding of PC applications such as SAP, TraceGains, and Microsoft Office preferred
    • Understanding of Canadian regulations preferred
    • Strong technical aptitude
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work effectively with all levels and functions of the company
    • Ability to organize, manage multiple priorities, and maintain high attention to detail in a fast-paced environment
    • Self-motivated, goal oriented, quality driven, and capable of working independently with minimal supervisionCompensation details: 60000-80000 Yearly SalaryPI7e409262440b-31181-34051963

Keywords: Rise Baking Company, Atlanta , Supplier Compliance Specialist, Other , Tucker, Georgia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Georgia jobs by following @recnetGA on Twitter!

Atlanta RSS job feeds