Senior QA and Technical Officer

Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Tim Barraclough

About the company

This ASX listed Australian dairy company has seen significant growth since entering the market 20 years ago. They pride themselves on the way that they source their products and the customer care in which they provide to the market. Offering a broad range of products, they are entering new markets and have created a Senior Quality Assurance and Technical Officer role

About the role

Reporting to the Quality and Compliance Manager, the Senior Quality Assurance & Technical Officer (QAO) has extensive experience in the dairy and food industry. The role is a combination of senior quality and technical expertise. It is a hands-on role that spans across infant formula quality & food safety practice and systems, innovation and new product development in infant formula & toddler food products.

Skills & Experiences

This role is imperative to maintaining quality standards throughout their product range and your experience and skill set will include the following:

  • Management of the 'Food Safety Audit Program' including yearly food safety audits and reviews of manufacturing plants, warehouses, and major ingredient suppliers
  • Assist in the technical development of new products and modifications in formula development, including identifying key targets, benefits and risks of potential new projects
  • Outstanding analytical skills - Ability to identify insights and opportunities through analysis of data and research
  • Degree (or similar) in food science, dairy technology, food safety or a related field


This fast growing and dynamic company are consistently looking to innovate and enter new markets to maintain growth. With that there is opportunity to grow and enhance your career within an excellent working environment and easily accessible location

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on (03) 8613 3517 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB17445.

All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment