Fruit Quality Manager

Company

Merand Corbett & Associates

Date

07 Feb 2018

Reference Number

2187494

Description

COMPETENCIES:

- Must have a good understanding of quality management systems applicable to fruit production, packing and export processes.
- Must have a good knowledge of post-harvest diseases and disorders, QC and claims handling procedures.
- Good communication and negotiation skills to resolve and finalise market claims between suppliers and receivers.
- Good systems and data management skills.
- Ability to handle work pressures in a seasonal environment and be able to work accurately under strict operational timelines.
- Based in Stellenbosch but required to travel locally and internationally.

KPA's:

- Quality control strategy & planning.
- Manage supplier quality assurance, food safety requirements & due diligence.
- Manage the handling & processing of quality feedback / info & claims.
- Financial management & control.
- Marine insurance.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION & WORK EXPERIENCE:

- BSC Horticulture or equivalent.
- 5 - 10 years working in a fruit export environment in the SA fruit industry.

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract

Region:

Stellenbosch
Western Cape
South Africa