Quality Manager (m/w/d)

Quality Manager (m/w/d)


Nomad Foods is Europe's leading frozen food company and one of the largest in the world. Our portfolio includes well-known leading brands such as Findus, Iglo and Birds Eye, which are known for their high level of innovation and top quality.

Our brands are trusted for their quality, great taste and convenience. They have been a part of our consumers’ lives for generations and can be found in homes across Europe, helping consumers eat a little more goodness every day. In Switzerland, FINDUS is the No. 1 brand, known for popular classics such as Chäs-Plätzli, lasagna or fish sticks. We are looking for you - a proactive, highly motivated and reliable personality who will a in our dynamic Quality team. Ideal, if you could already support us tomorrow!


Your Responsibilities

  • Responsible for Quality Assurance and Laboratory testing, controlling budgets and strategic direction
  • Providing a support service to the manufacturing operation to ensure compliance with the Quality Management System, food safety and legal requirement
  • Maintaining an intake control system for materials used in food manufacture
  • Providing technical support to factory and business projects
  • Ensure that specifications and HACCP principles are in place to deliver safe products
  • Ensure final product compliance with the Quality standards agreed in the specifications
  • Ensure that premises, operations and products comply with customer, internal and 3rd party requirements such as IFS / BRC
  • Lead the factory laboratory function to establish comprehensive, cost effective, testing regimes in support of HACCP verification and demonstration of ‘due diligence’, such as, Allergen & Microbiology Pathogen management, plus deliver Rorschach’s Nomad Foods surveillance program


Your Profile

  • Degree in Food Science/Technology/Microbiology
  • Solid experience of food manufacturing, GMP, HACCP and auditing with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in FMCG
  • Sound experience of factory quality operations across food categories vegetable, meals & meat processing as well as of the application of legislative requirements in food manufacturing
  • Sensory evaluation skills
  • Fluent in English and German


We offer

  • Attractive employment conditions with excellent social benefits
  • young, international, ambitiously growing, very successful company
  • highly motivated, committed environment with short decision-making processes
  • in-depth insight into own production with Swiss top classics (incl. private label production)
  • Provide risk evaluations and expert advice to support serious incident management / product incidents
  • Drive Quality culture as part of the SU site Leadership team
  • Strong communication and influencing skills to build up working relationship with internal as well as external stake holders


Can you identify with this position and are you looking for a new challenge? Then we are eager to meet you! Please apply to Monica Defrancesco, [email protected].

Findus Switzerland AG

Industriestrasse 13/15, 9400 Rorschach – www.findus.ch