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Senior Manager, Quality & Food Safety Contract Manufacturing


Date: May 10, 2019

Location: Louisville, CO, US

Company: DANONE

USD - Dannon in WBU EDP is looking for a Senior Manager, Quality & Food Safety Contract Manufacturing in Louisville, Co.

With our global presence, brands and business within our mission,bringing health through food to as many people as possible; we believe that people growth is a key asset to reach a sustainable business performance. Take this opportunity to GROW together!


This position is responsible for assisting with a variety of administrative, technical, and professional job responsibilities related to managing consistent, food safety and quality programs at assigned company contracted facilities that manufacture Danone Foods.


Specific responsibilities include assessing Contract Manufacturer suitability and readiness for understanding and manufacturing to Danone requirements to ensure consistent conformance to specifications, regulatory requirements, and food safety guidelines.
Other duties include: analyzing and resolving food safety and/or quality issues and making decisions to ship or hold product; issuing specification deviations as appropriate;conducting routine food safety and quality audits of assigned facilities; reviewing and ensuring compliance of all applicable government food regulations; oversight of the budget as it relates to controllable costs; other duties or special projects assigned. This position will serve as a food safety, regulatory, and quality resource for Contract Manufacturing team. This requires a working knowledge of diverse plant processes and regulatory requirements, as well as the development of working relationships with the Business Unit, various Shared Services (R&D, Strategic Sourcing, etc.) and the Contract Manufacturing team.


Education: Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience: 5+ years' experience; significant experience in food safety, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance; management experience in the manufacture of high-risk foods and their processes preferred. Specific experience in poultry products production also preferred.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills; knowledge of various Danone Business Computer Systems.

Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills required; strong presentation skills required. Position will be responsible for effective verbal and written communication to plant and corporate team members and organization and structure of technical information and reports. Position will present statistical and graphical information to team members within the corporate operations and quality assurance groups.

Special Skills: Must have good problem identification, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

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About Danone North America 

Danone North America is a Certified B Corporation business unit of Danone and operates in the U.S. from headquarter offices in White Plains, NY and Broomfield, CO.  Danone North America was formed as a Public Benefit Corporation in 2017 to nourish people, communities and the world through its diverse portfolio of healthful dairy- and plant-based products, coffee creamers and beverages. Its portfolio of brands includes: Activia®, DanActive®, Danimals®, Dannon®, Danonino®, Danone®, Earthbound Farm®, Horizon Organic® premium dairy products, International Delight® coffee creamers and iced coffee, Light & Fit®, Oikos® Greek yogurt, Silk® plant-based foods and beverages, So Delicious® Dairy Free, Vega® and Wallaby® Organic. The mission of the Company is to bring health through food to as many people as possible. For more information, please visit

Danone North America is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic characteristic or any other unlawful criterion.

Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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