Quality Assurance Manager

Job description

The job

The purpose of this role is to guarantee the food quality standards, advise on food safety policy and maintain food safety systems. You manage process- and quality improvements and you know how to create alignment at all levels.

The experience

It is an operational hands on position. You support management in the event of critical situations and you know how to further professionalize the department.

You work in a stimulating, international and commercial environment. A few key words: informal, no-nonsense, future-oriented, focus on development and success. Really a place where you enjoy your work. This is where your qualities come into their own.

About West Coast Supply Group

We are West Coast Supply Group. A leading international trading company in the dynamic world of FMCG and sporting goods. We work exclusively with well-known premium brands and have more than 40 years of experience in fulfilling the logistic needs of customers and suppliers worldwide. Our office in Leiden has more than 130 employees: a young team with no fewer than 20 different nationalities. Almost as diverse as the customers we serve in more than 75 countries.

Sky is the limit. Our extensive knowledge of the market, our logistics network, high-tech warehouses, competitive prices and conditions, and excellent service and quality ensure that we deliver what we promise. We believe in building a valuable, long-term partnership with suppliers, producers and customers. We believe that results count. But we believe in our people the most.


  • You proactively advise on food safety and quality requirements and you know how to minimize business risks;
  • You develop, improve and evaluate the effectiveness of the QA system and you perform quality assurance checks;
  • You analyze all data and prepare reports;
  • You have a completed higher professional education;
  • You have knowledge and experience with HACCP, IFS Broker and BRC;
  • You are available 40 hours a week;
  • You have at least 3-5 years of work experience in the food industry;
  • You are analytical and you think in solutions;
  • You speak and write fluent Dutch and English;
  • You have a proactive and outgoing character;
  • You are communicative, social and strong in your shoes;
  • You are able to perform under pressure.

Our offer

Challenge, variation and a lot of responsibility within a fast-growing, internationally operating organization that dares to think big. Initiative is greatly appreciated. We are hard workers, but would like to make time for a joint lunch in our own restaurant or a drink in the on-site bar. We also organize fun team outings and our parties are downright legendary. The salary depends on your experience. But you can certainly assume that the reward is appropriate. With very good secondary employment conditions, a large travel allowance and a pension scheme.

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