Healthy Foods Company Quality Assurance Assistant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Duma Works is recruiting a Quality Assurance Assistant for our client in Nairobi. 
The hiring company is a leading healthy – foods provider in Kenya.

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Assistant to join our client’s Quality Team in assuring quality across all process flows in production.

General Purpose: The incumbent is responsible for ensuring a product or service meets the established standards of quality including reliability, usability and performance.


Job Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Draft quality assurance policies and procedures
  • Interpret and implement quality assurance standards
  • Evaluate adequacy of quality assurance standards
  • Devise sampling procedures and directions for recording and reporting quality data
  • Review the implementation and efficiency of quality and inspection systems
  • Plan, conduct and monitor testing and inspection of materials and products to ensure finished product quality
  • Document internal audits and other quality assurance activities
  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues
  • Collect and compile statistical quality data
  • Analyze data to identify areas for improvement in the quality system
  • Develop, recommend and monitor corrective and preventive actions
  • Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities
  • Identify training needs and organize training interventions to meet quality standards
  • Coordinate and support on-site audits conducted by external providers
  • Evaluate audit findings and implement appropriate corrective actions
  • Monitor risk management activities
  • Responsible for document management systems
  • Assure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements
  • A Higher Diploma in Food Science, knowledge in ISO especially Food Safety Systems
  • Experience: Food Sector, milling background would be an added advantage
Competencies & Skill Set
  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Organization/coordination skills needed
  • Problem solver.
  • Should be a people person as the role will involve in –depth interaction with all process owners across the value chain
How to Apply

Please send a Cover Letter and your CV to marking the subject as “2582”, Your Full name &  Phone number e.g. 2582 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

Deadline for receiving applications: 3rd January 2017

N.B.* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test. If you have any issues with the process, please reach out to +254702093793.

If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we won’t be able to forward your application to the employer

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