Quality Officer

Quality Officer

Are you passionate about quality and food safety? Do you have a sharp eye for detail and can you act decisively in case of a quality incident? Then working as a Quality Officer at Cefetra in Rotterdam might be the perfect fit for you!

Who we are
The Cefetra Group consists of various agricultural and food ingredients trading and supply chain management companies, with leading brands within the ingredients business. Collectively we employ over 600 people across 35 offices in 20 countries around the world. We work closely together to guarantee the best possible service to our customers. We develop supply chains with suppliers and create value by sourcing raw materials and supplying those to the international food and feed industry. Cefetra Group is part of the German, stocklisted BayWa group of companies. Check out our corporate movie here.

The job
Cefetra works in an international context with colleagues, customers, suppliers and many others in and around the chains in which we operate. We are ambitious, we want to grow and we want to do so responsibly, keeping our high quality standard. That is why we are looking for an proactive and curious Quality officer with sharp eye for details.

As a member of the quality team, your job will involve facilitating and assisting the organization to ensure the delivery of safe products to our customers. You will support Wouter van der Poel,, Quality Manager in developing and maintaining risk assessments and in incident management. On a daily basis your responsibilities will be to provide quick and efficient answers to internal and external questions, improve the quality (IT) systems, provide training and keep the quality manual up to date. Additionally, you will handle complaints, address non-conformities as well as conducting internal and external audits.

Who are you?

Most important is that you can be critical and precise, but also pragmatic when needed. To be successful within Cefetra, it is important to have a ‘self-starter’ mentality, be open minded and curious.
We’d love to hear your thoughts on the tasks and responsibilities in the position. In addition, you can identify with the following requirements:

  • You are passionate about working in Quality within the international supply chain;
  • You have a quality mindset and proactively communicate the core values with colleagues;
  • Your background is in Quality or Feed/Food safety and you have relevant knowledge about HACCP;
  • You are IT savvy and have a strong experience with MS Office and other relevant software such as Power Bi and Power Automate;
  • You are good at both Dutch and English, both verbal and written. On a daily basis you’ll need both languages.

Our offer

A unique opportunity to work within a fast growing multinational. We are always open for a conversation to discuss your individual needs, but please note we offer the following:

  • An excellent package of primary & secondary working conditions which includes a good base salary, holiday allowance, an attractive bonus and 27 vacation days;
  • Our colleagues are our most important ingredient. We support your career by investing in your development;
  • An office located at one of the most beautiful locations in central Rotterdam overlooking the Maas and Erasmus bridge with plenty of social activities and excellent coffee.

If this sounds like you

Interested in an conversation? Please apply below and we will contact you a.s.a.p. Or contact Jur Lemmers our Talent Acquisition Partner via +31 6 2520 3984 or lemmers@cefetra.nl. He will be happy to tell you more about this opportunity and the recruitment process.

We work with a selection of agencies and we are not looking to add more to our list, so please do not contact us or send us resumes. We will not accept terms or conditions that are sent with resumes without our approval.

Jur Lemmers
Talent acquisition Cefetra Group B.V.
Questions about this vacancy? Please don’t hesitate to contact me
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Our application process


Apply to one of our vacancies and our recruiter will contact you in case of a first match or if further info is required.

First conversation

Based on a telephone intake, we would love to get to know you further. For sure you have some questions for us too?

Second conversation

After the first conversations, we would like to introduce you to some other people in the team and/or company to ensure there is a good match on both sides. If this is the case....we will make you an offer!

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