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Givaudan is a global leading company in taste and wellbeing, fragrance and beauty. With its heritage stretching back over 250 years, the Company has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. From a favourite drink to your daily meal, from prestige perfumes to cosmetics and laundry care, its creations inspire emotions and delight millions of consumers the world over. The company is committed to driving purpose-led, long-term growth while leading the way to improve happiness and health for people and nature. In the fiscal year 2020, the Company employed over 15,800 people worldwide and achieved sales of CHF 6.3 billion and a free cash flow of 12.8% of sales. Let’s imagine together on www.givaudan.com.

Food Safety Specialist

Your future position?

Reporting to our Global T&W Operations at East Hanover, NJ you will maintain the local Quality and Food Safety programs aligned with global policies, regulatory and customer requirements. You will participate in local vendor and Customer Quality Programs.


You will:
•    Manage Quality & Food Safety Programs: Support the local quality, food safety, and food defense programs. Update and keep current all documentation that goes with them. Specific responsibility for programs such as halal, kosher, and organic programs.
•    Lead & Perform Audits: Use your technical expertise to guide internal audits and monthly food safety inspections.
•    Support Site Quality: Provide mentoring to all staff. Engage the production floor to guide operations employees and lead site training.
•    Work Inter-Departmentally with Food Safety Non-Conformance: Manage non-conformance, including participation and review of the causes, trend analysis, and action follow-up.


Do you have a creative mindset to implement a creative vision? Are you passionate about flavors, food, and the people who consume them? If you want to collaborate and learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are. Then join us – and impact your world.

Does your profile include the following?
:• University degree in Chemistry, Microbiology, Food Service or related technical field
•    Must have at least three years experience in Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Quality Management, or a related field (food, beverage, or cosmetic)
•    Knowledge of GMP, HACCP, and sanitation programs
•    Background in Quality and Food Safety Systems such as ISO 9001, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, and customer audits. Lead internal auditor experience.
•    SAP is an added advantage.
•    Proficient in the understanding of order fulfillment processes, including order entry, planning, warehousing, production, quality control and shipping to be lead inter-department teams and develop corrective actions
•    Collaboration, listening, and facilitation skills are necessary.
•    Critical thinking and problem solving skills.
•    Customer focus awareness

•    Great career development opportunities.
•    Comprehensive and customizable healthcare plans.
•    PTO and family leave. Retirement plans.
•    Tuition Reimbursement program.
•    High matching 401k.


Givaudan is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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