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Quality Specialist, Product Quality Management Food


Pioneering a brighter future

At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact and help create a better world. For those around us, for each other and for the next generation. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Global Quality Management, you will help empower the people and the business to deliver the biological answers that will pave the way for a brighter future.

Quality Specialist in Product Quality Management Food, Bagsvaerd

We are looking for a quality colleague to the department; Product Quality Management Food (PQM-Food).
The department consists of 10 highly skilled specialists covering quality aspects of our food enzyme product range from raw materials to the finished product.

The department is securing high quality food products, providing information and responding to customers and internal questions in a timely and professional manner.

The specialists in the department take care of approval of our raw materials, are responsible for product quality portfolio management of marketed food product, handle customer complaints related to product quality and are responsible for the global food safety strategy in Novozymes, including performing internal GMP audits at Novozymes food production sites.

You will become part of a team of experienced and competent Quality colleagues in Denmark and abroad, supporting our food and beverage industries.

In the job, you will be a part of the global raw material team, perform qualification and approval of raw materials and packaging materials, be involved in audits of suppliers, give input to the quality requirements of supplier contracts and be in close collaboration with many internal stakeholders.

You will in addition be involved in projects in the department to continuously improve the way we work.

In this position you need to:

  • Engineer or similar technical MSc degree
  • Experience with raw material approval
  • Experience with food safety and quality management
  • Experience with production of food ingredients and/or processing aids
  • Preferably auditor (FSSC 22000, ISO 9001, FAMI-QS)
  • Excellent communication and networking skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Fluently in Danish and English, verbally as well as in writing
  • Structured, able to prioritize, maintain overview and handle many simultaneous tasks
  • Fast learner and able to digest a lot of information
  • Customer oriented with a desire to make a difference to our business

Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.

About Novozymes

Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Ranked #3 in Science magazine’s global Top Employers Survey 2018.


If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact PQM food Department Manager, Gitte Damgaard, by phone (+45) 3077 4209 or by e-mail
Application deadline: 20th November, 2018.
Please attach a copy of your diploma (mandatory) when you apply for the position.

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