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Milk Quality and Supplier Development Manager

  • Posted: 13 Feb 2024
  • D2D Management
  • Turkey
  • On-site

About the job

Danone Türkiye is looking for a talented colleague for the " Milk Quality and Supplier Development Manager" Take this opportunity to GROW together!


As a Milk Quality and Supplier Development Manager, you will be an individual contributor in this role and reporting to Head of Procurement Milk and will be a part of team who has primary responsibilities will include overseeing and ensuring the quality of milk supplied by various suppliers, as well as developing and maintaining strong relationships with these suppliers to optimize the overall procurement.


Be responsible from the following requirements:


  • Quality monitoring, support and guidance of milk suppliers for their development.
  • Establishing and implementing projects and plans for quality improvements with the field quality team.
  • Organizing, tracking and reporting training activities.
  • Providing suppliers with farm management ways and establishing a win-win relationship.
  • Ensuring that quality data are entered and shared with suppliers on time.
  • Creating efficiency and sustainability projects in line with the company strategy.
  • Providing and tracking projects, SAP and system integration.

About you


  • Being a university graduate (regarding the field of duty: Agricultural - Food Engineer or Veterinarian)
  • Having at least 5 years of experience in milk purchasing.
  • Being able to establish quality management and follow up.
  • Excellent verbal and written knowledge in English & Turkish
  • To have the ability to establish human relations with milk producers, cooperatives or private or legal persons operating in this field and to adapt to these conditions.
  • Experience in project management                                      
  • To be a good Microsoft and SAP user,

About us


Working with us is about being able to do things your way. The way you work, the way you develop, the way you progress, it’s all up to you.

Working here you’ll need to enjoy a fast-paced, complexity and it can get a little challenging. But it’s packed with opportunities. You’ll work with some of the best-known brands in the world, such as Activia, Danone, Danino, Danette, Aptamil, Bebelac, Hayat, and Sırma, and we absolutely guarantee that you can just be yourself.

Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a helthier world. One Planet One Health BY YOU.


We offer

This is a visible position within the company, we offer opportunities where you can grow your expertise and have an end-to-end responsibility to drive "change" & "growth. You will have a chance to experience 360 ways of working with multiple stakeholders. We develop talents and growth potential to enable strong career development for our employees.

What’s next?

Visit our website www.danone.com to discover more about us and to find out how you could be part of it all!