REBBL Food Safety and Quality Assurance Manager

Emeryville, California, United States Full-time

WHO WE ARE

 

At REBBL, we are a fast-growing beverage company based out of Emeryville, California, crafting products that are a reflection of our obsessive attention to ingredient purity, potency and authenticity.  We were born out of a conscious collaboration between global thought-leaders, whose soul purpose was to address the malfunctioning global food system through a regenerative business model that would respect, uplift, and delight the world. What we aim to achieve will not come easily; this work takes serious grit. Our goal is to consciously grow a performance-driven, best in class team that is REBBL-hearted with passion, unrelenting drive, and mutual trust.

 

COMMITMENT TO IMPACT

 

We are deeply committed to supporting human dignity through impact sourcing and supply chain integrity. A percentage of our net sales go to Not For Sale, our nonprofit partner, to support their efforts in eradicating human trafficking. Through initiatives with our grower communities, we strive to stop trafficking before it happens, and we support the healing of those who have been trafficked.

 

WHO YOU ARE

 

  • Energized & invigorated by a very fast-paced environment
  • Strong communicator
  • Technical proficiency
  • Hands-on and willing to tackle the projects that keep our business flowing and growing
  • Detailed and process improvement oriented

 

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

 

As we continue to expand, we are seeking a Food Safety and Quality Assurance Manager to join our team in a full-time, long term, salaried role based in Emeryville, CA. This position will have direct report(s) with quality and manufacturing responsibilities, interact directly with all departments, and report to the SVP of Supply Chain.

 

KEY ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Implement, monitor, and enforce Food Safety and Quality Assurance systems, policies, documentation, procedures, specifications, and standards internally and externally
  • Deliver results on assigned company key performance indicators
  • Develop, train, and lead direct report(s) delivering on food quality and manufacturing initiatives
  • Complete performance appraisals and development plans for direct reports
  • Manage the Food Safety Plan
  • Forecast, manage and deliver on the annual Quality Assurance operating expense budget
  • Insure compliance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations.
  • Insure compliance with all QA-related certifications. Maintain and organize documentation as required.
  • Drive consumer feedback results improvement
  • Deliver on Product Launch / Product Initiative responsibilities
  • Maintain positive relationships with partners, suppliers, vendors and support on-site and off-site audits as needed. Lead critical supplier onboarding processes.
  • Drive process and product quality improvement
  • Lead problem solving processes and implement corrective actions

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Quality, Food Science or Science-related field
  • 5 years of QA leadership experience in a Food & Beverage environment (natural, plant-based industry preferred)
  • Previous team leadership and people management experience
  • FDA, FSMA, HACCP, HARPC, GMP, PCQI, ISO, and SQF compliance and certification experience
  • Ability to travel to manufacturing facilities, suppliers, service providers, events, and training

 

 

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary, bonus, and equity opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, Vision plans
  • 9 Company Paid Holidays and 2 Floating Holidays
  • 18 days of Paid time off to start and days increase based on years of service
  • Health, Wellness, and Healthy Living programs

 

TO APPLY

  • All applications must be submitted using the link at:

 

https://rebbl.co/careers/