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QFS 3P Supplier & Operations Manager (m/f/d)

  • Posted: 20 Sep 2021
  • Quality & Food safety
  • Frankfurt/ München
  • Germany

About the job


  • Ensuring 3rd Party Suppliers & Operation partners implement Danone QFS Standards and local regulations 
  • Responsibility for all QFS brand topics & QFS product superiority achievements at 3rd Party Suppliers & Operation partners in scope
  • CBU QFS Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for 3rd Party Suppliers & Operation partners for all brand topics in scope: Food Safety & Quality in Design, Quality Agreements, Commercial Quality, Consumer & Customer Product Feedback Management, QFS Issue Management
  • Ensure QFS requirements & QFS product superiority is delivered in all projects in scope: Innovation/Renovation, Productivity, Sustainability/OPOH.
  • Conduct regular riskbased audits at existing and new 3rd Party Suppliers & Operation partners 
  • Responsible for 3rd Party Quality Improvement Plans and KPIs/Performance Reporting

Start of the position is October 2021 in Frankfurt or Haar near Munich.

About you


  • 2-3 years of relevant QFS experience, preferable within Food Industry: QFS or Manufacturing
  • Bachelor/ Master in Food Technology or equivalent field of expertise
  • Qualified auditor or auditor experience expected
  • Strong cross-functional network 
  • High degree of capacity of teamwork and enthusiasm
  • Agile mindset recommending and driving clear business decisions
  • Ability to partner and navigate with cross-functional project teams to deliver outstanding results 
  • Excellent in German/English in writing and speaking

About us

“As a world leading food company Danone stands for international success. Around 100.000 employees work on all five continents in the three Danone business areas Essential Dairy & Plant-Based, Specialized Nutrition and Waters on one corporate mission: „Bringing health through food to as many people as possible.“

We believe that opinions should not only be expressed, but also be really heard. In our culture, respect and team spirit are embedded at all levels: the best idea is not determined by the  hierarchical level.
We believe your career is not a one-way street. Individual career plans give you freedom and flexibility: You decide on the next step. We support you - for example with our coaching and mentoring offers.
We believe that a job means so much more than titles and earning money. With us you can really make a difference. Together with you we fight to improve the health of people and the planet.

  • Central, modern office with open space and communal kitchen  
  • Possibility of mobile and flexible working
  • Various training and further education opportunities 
  • Subsidy for public transport  
  • Subsidized lunch 
  • Access to corporate benefits 
  • Company pension plan
  • Danone PME Family Service

Your contact person Barbara Winter is looking forward to receiving your documents and will be happy to answer any questions you may have (+49 69719135151). We value diversity and welcome all applications - irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social religion, disability, age and sexual orientation.