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December 5, 2022SVP QualitySan Diego, CA

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Our client, a large MSO with operations in 10 + states is looking for a SVP of Quality who will responsible for the company wide quality control strategy.   The ideal candidate will have 10-15 years’ experience in Food & Beverage CPG, Pharmaceuticals with experience in national/ global quality strategy management. 

The SVP of Quality will be responsible for the following: 

  • Provide leadership for design improvements, post-market vigilance, and supplier controls.
  • Drive internal process improvement initiatives and oversee inspection readiness activities, including mock inspections and interview preparations.
  • Build and lead the national quality department within the company, including the hiring and management of regional directors, and facility QA staff.
  • Review protocols, reports, product specifications, and batch records. Identify technical problems, and develop solutions to maximize product quality nationally
  • Build collaborative relationships with key stakeholders including leaders from Operations, Sales, Innovation, Procurement, Legal and Finance to ensure QA is adding value to the organization and enhancing business results.
  • Develop documentation, systems and national standard operating procedures; ensure processes for product quality meets required specifications for identity, purity, strength, and composition.
  • Work in conjunction with Operations and Corporate Compliance to ensure accurate quality information is provided at each stage of processing.
  • Calibrate and audit all quality systems, documentation, results and testing to maintain compliance and consistency with all State and/or Federal requirements
  • Develop and support quality and product safety training programs.
  • Provide regulatory interpretation, training, and organizational assessments to operational departments to ensure systems are aligned with FDA, SQF, HACCP, and GMP quality requirements.
  • Oversee Crisis Management protocols, investigations, and reporting of quality issues, market withdrawals and recalls, and implementation of internal audit control processes. Oversee customer/patient complaint corrective action follow-through and delegation.
  • Provide guidance on and assure implementation of cannabis programs and hygienic design of facilities and equipment. Maintain and upgrade HACCP procedures in all facilities. Oversee sanitation and environmental monitoring of production facilities and follow up on corrective actions when issues are found.

Required Experience, Education and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in a scientific (e.g. microbiology, toxicology, food science) , engineering, or other technical discipline required; Master's or other advanced degree is desirable.
  • 10+  years’ experience in  Food & Beverage CPG, Flavor/Ingredients, Personal Care & Pharma manufacturing industry.
  • Strong knowledge of FDA, SQF, HACCP, and GMP regulatory requirements for manufacturing industry. · Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Hands-on experience with implementing and managing quality/compliance systems and processes.
  • 40-70% travel 

Compensation: $250,000 + and Full Benefits Package

If this sounds like the position you have been waiting for, please apply using the online application or the link below – all inquiries are strictly confidential. Our focus is to assist you to make your best next career move, and we will not use your information for any other purpose.
CannabizTeam is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. TEAM400
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