Quality Manager – Mérieux NutriSciences – Ede

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Mérieux NutriSciences

Quality Manager




As a trusted partner, our Public Health mission is to make food systems safer, healthier and more sustainable. Throughout our global network in 27 countries, we offer to our customers a wide range of testing and innovative solutions dedicated to preventing health risks related to food, environment and consumer goods. External growth has been a key pillar of our history with more than 40 acquisitions completed in the last 10 years.
 If you want to contribute to an inspiring long-term purpose, to be part of a fast growing company on a high-value market with significant build-up opportunities, and to grow in an entrepreneurial and warm environment,  join us! 


You are at the forefront of ensuring our services and processes meet the highest standards of quality and compliance. You play a pivotal role in shaping and implementing our quality management systems, driving continuous improvement and simplification initiatives, and fostering a culture of quality excellence throughout the organization. This role offers a unique opportunity to lead with a modern perspective, leveraging innovative approaches to optimize quality outcomes while embracing sustainability, diversity, and ethical practices. Your main missions are the following:

  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive quality management system aligned with the group standard, the local accreditation body requirements and the industry best practices
  • Coordinate proper registration of complaints and deviations and ensure the right management of them within the set period
  • Be a business partner to customers and colleagues by providing guidance, expertise and explanations into quality management related discussions
  • Lead all type of audits and maintain contact with the Accreditation Council
  • Develop and monitor quality indicators including regular communication to the company leadership team and corporate Quality team 
  • Champion a culture of quality awareness and accountability, providing training, mentorship, and support to empower colleagues at all levels to prioritize quality in their work.
  • Stay abreast of emerging trends, technologies, and regulatory changes in quality management, proactively recommending strategies to enhance organizational resilience, simplicity and agility
  • Serve as a liaison with regulatory agencies, customers, and suppliers, representing the company’s commitment to quality excellence and fostering collaborative relationships.

    You have: 

  • a completed HBO education preferably in chemistry, microbiology or food technology 
  • a proven experience with ISO 17025 accredited laboratory processes, accreditation processes and audits. 
  • a strong understanding of quality management principles, methodologies, and tools (, Six Sigma, Lean).
  • excellent analytical skills and proficiency in data analysis tools and statistical techniques.
  • effective leadership and communication abilities, with a track record of building and motivating high-performing teams.
  • already demonstrated ability to drive change, foster innovation, and adapt to evolving business needs.
  • Basic Knowledge of the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) and a certification in quality management (, Certified Quality Manager, Six Sigma Black Belt) is a plus.

    Fluent in English


  • Because you would contribute to an inspiring Public Health purpose, supported by long-term and visionary shareholders.
  • Because you would have an impact on our strategic pillars that build on 50 years of experience and expertise.
  • Because you would be part of a community of an enthusiastic and skilled group of people who love co-building together and serving a purpose bigger than them.
  • Because you would be welcome as you are , in a diverse and open-minded environment that is rich in our singularities and differences.
  • Because you would grow in an international group of more than 8200 fantastic team members , with plenty of opportunities to learn and share.
  • Ready for the journey? 

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