Head Of Quality Assurance

  • Full-Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 month ago

Head Of Quality Assurance

We are looking for a Head of Quality Assurance who is a strategic thinker and planner with a strong sense of quality ownership for one of the market leaders in the F&B business in Malaysia. The new incumbent will play a crucial part in the organization’s manufacturing efficiency and profitability and pave way for growth and productivity in the new decade.


  • Responsible for defining QA strategy, approach and execution for F & B plants in Malaysia
  • Responsible for leading and directing the QA  teams and QA leadership team in Malaysia plants.
  • Build and maintain quality standards as well as enforce technical and product testing ensuring a high level of compliance with HACCP and GMP standards.
  • Drive a Quality mindset in all employees through Quality and Process Improvement Training.
  • Assure quality products and processes by establishing and enforcing quality standards. Initiate process improvement projects for the various lines to enhance line quality.
  • Work effectively with engineering and production teams to improve equipment reliability
  • Gather and present quality metrics to key stakeholders, including customers and suppliers.
  • Responsible for the plant HACCP and GMP audits and certifications.
  • Be an escalation point for all matters related to testing and quality assurance and operate as a primary point of contact for the QA teams including in-coming and out-going quality.

Key Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of requirements for HACCP and GMP standards.
  • Successfully driven a quality culture in previous F & B plants with proven quality system requirements.
  • Degree in Food Science / Food Technology or related studies.
  • At least 15 years of relevant work experience in QA in the F & B industry and with at least 5 years in managing QA for several plants.
  • Proven leadership experience in driving QA managers.
  • Well versed with HACCP, GMP, and other food-related regulations.
  • Strong analytical and project management skills, well organized, and is able to multi-task.
  • Experience with MS Word, Excel, Project Management, and Analytics software.
  • Willing to based in KL.

Please write in to recruit@citadelsearch.com.sg

If the role suits your profile, please attach your resume in MS Word format with current and expected salary, notice period and reason for leaving. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

EA : 06C4985

Registration No: R1104641

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