Group Verduyn is a family business that grows, washes, sorts, cuts, packs and sells various types of fresh vegetables. There is close cooperation with hundreds of vegetable growers in Belgium and abroad. Advisors assist them offering well-thought-out cultivation guidance. The company is managed by the Verduyn family, and with the third generation at the helm, the future is assured. Due to rapid growth, we are looking to strengthen our team with a temporary Assistant Quality Manager.  

What can we offer? You will be joining a fast-growing organisation where you will be part of an enthusiastic and dynamic team of hard-working and loyal colleagues. You will be working in an environment with a pleasant working atmosphere where your efforts will be highly appreciated. You will be given the opportunity to take on a challenging position where you will have the space to develop yourself further. You can count on a competitive salary. As part of a maternity replacement, we are offering you a temporary position from September 2021 to July 2022.  

What does your day as Assistant Quality Manager look like? You are the central figure in the implementation of the quality system whereby you ensure that the relevant legal requirements, food standards and customer requirements are clearly communicated on the one hand and correctly applied on the other hand. In addition, you help increase quality awareness on the work floor regarding food safety and hygiene. In this role, you work closely with production managers, technical services and the prevention advisor. You report directly to the quality manager.   - You are responsible for following up visual quality controls, analyses and measurements based on an existing quality plan. - You ensure that the end products are correctly assessed in the internal lab. - You keep the quality standards up to date and are able to make adjustments in the event of deviation in consultation with the production managers and the quality manager. - You draw up inspection plans have knowledge of legislation in this respect. - You are the contact point for customers regarding quality (questionnaires, analyses, specifications, etc.). - You are responsible for following up complaints and communicating about them with the customer and inspection bodies. - You perform hygiene inspections.  

Who are we looking for? You have an A1 diploma or are equivalent through relevant experience. You are quality driven and get satisfaction from providing an excellent service to the customer! You are highly communicative and can express yourself well in Dutch, English and French. You like to interact with different stakeholders, both internal and external. Working punctually with an eye for detail is very important to you! Your perseverance characterises you!  

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