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Date: Mar 13, 2018

Location: White Plains, NY, US

Company: DANONE

USD - Dannon within ESSENTIAL DAIRY & PLANT-BASED is looking for a Supply Chain Quality & Food Safety Logistics Senior Manager in the United States (US) for White Plains, NY.

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!




COMPANY DESCRIPTION:  DanoneWave Public Benefit Corporation, a subsidiary of the global food company Danone, was formed in April 2017 by merging three legacy organizations: White Wave Foods, Dannon, and Danone Canada.  We’re proud to rank among the Top 15 food & beverage manufacturers in the US, and we’re happy to say we are #1 in the refrigerated dairy space (excluding cheese). We have a strong track record of leading growth:  we play in on-trend, higher-growth categories, and many of our recognizable brands – e.g., Light & Fit®, Oikos®, and Activia® yogurts; Silk®  plant-based beverages, Horizon Organic®  milk & dairy products, International Delight®  coffee creamers – hold the #1 or #2 brand share positions in their respective segments.    

As the largest public benefit corporation in the US, DanoneWave is taking bold steps for social good in North America. We are creating an “Alimentation Revolution,” which means we aim to nourish people, communities, and the world.  We are changing the way many of our foods and beverages are made by evolving certain flagship brands toward the use of fewer ingredients that are more natural, not synthetic and non-GMO.  We are also working with some of our farmer partners to plant non-GMO feed and are also committed to sustainable agriculture, water conservation, waste reduction, animal welfare and community engagement.


Mission:  Delivers the value promises to the customer and / or consumer by ensuring superiority in supply chain processes and behaviors.


Main Responsibilities: Quality & FS document management within the Supply Chain incl HACCP
Define / execute storage, transportation and handling standards / specifications ( including Food service) coming from Group Danone
Participate in Vendors / contractors selection i.e Co-Packing for example
Ensure quality feedback from customers/CBU's (intercompany)
Carry out frequent audits to measure regulatory and Danone guidelines compliance and conformity within the Supply Chain & on the market
Lead and animate quality continuous improvement plans thru customer / consumer feedbacks
Provide technical support and expertise in quality related problem solving, risk analysis and crisis management
Validate the effectiveness of the traceability system and recall process
« Animate and educate » on shelf quality monitoring ( FMOT) and the STORE CHECK process
Train (educate) & animate logistics people network on Quality &FS KPI's
Actively participate in projects associated with outer packaging changes / pallet configurations during trials in the different facilities
Build Dairy Transportation Quality policies / procedures from FSMA requirements
Ability to manage multiple projects

Functional Competencies: Quality in Manufacturing or Logistics Management
Project Management
Customer and consumer management
Formulation, process & equipments
Food sciences
Quality and Food Safety Management Systems
Analysis and risk management
Strong and creative Problem Solving - PDCA
Basic statistics and statistical analyses - Control charts / process capability etc....
Food Regulation

Main deliverables: Quality & Food Safety Supply chain process compliance
> 900 score in FS Supply chain Audits; Development of strong action plans in case of non compliance < 900
Superiority mindset throughout entire supply chain internal / external teams
Optimization of quality costs (budget) and non-quality cost (FGL)
Integrated continuous improvement approach




For more information about Danone, its people and its business, please visit We have something special inside, do you?
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The Dannon Company is a US-subsidiary of Danone, a Fortune 500 company and one of the most successful health-focused food companies in the world with leading positions in fresh dairy products, water, baby nutrition and medical nutrition.  Danone’s mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible.

Our core values foster individual professional growth. We reward entrepreneurialism and innovation. There truly is something very special inside our company. You can see it reflected in our people, our products and our culture. If you like what you have learned, we encourage you to apply and learn more.

Dannon 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: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Food Safety, Operations, Quality

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