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Manager (m/f/d) Global Supplier Quality

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Date: Mar 17, 2023

Location: Darmstadt, Hesse, DE, 64295

Company: Döhler Group

Reference ID: 40207

Are you interested in high-quality, natural, and tasty nutrition? We are! It’s our ambition to shape the future of nutrition.

Döhler is a leading global producer of natural ingredients and solutions for the food, beverage, lifestyle and nutrition industries. We use innovative technology to process plant-based raw materials and enrich products such as lifestyle drinks, cereals, dairy, and confectionery goods for almost every well-known brand. Close to 10.000 dedicated employees in more than 70 countries share one common goal - to ensure that millions of people around the world enjoy the products created by us.

We strive to inspire and empower our employees in everything we do, and we invite you to join our team – together WE BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.


Your Responsibilitites

  • As member (m/f/d) of the team Group Quality Management you are responsible for the quality related aspects of global supplier management as well as for the approval process for potential suppliers based on Quality and Food Safety requirements                                  
  • You support in supplier quality performance monitoring processes and action management, including supplier complaint management
  • You manage the information exchange between internal departments, our production plants worldwide and external stakeholders regarding the processes of supplier quality management    
  • You plan the global supplier audits on a risk based approach, assign them to the auditors in the production plants and manage all the consecutive tasks related to supplier audits, e.g. monitoring, tracking and follow up corrective action plans
  • You conduct supplier audits if needed
  • You support our global production plants during 3rd party audits (e.g. certification and customer audits), and you support in performing internal audits within the organization as well
  • You push the further development of the existing Quality and Food Safety System

Your Profile

  • You have successfully completed your Master degree in Food Technology, Agriculture or equivalent
  • You have gained ideally at least 3 years of working experience within quality and food safety management in food and beverage industry or similar
  • Training as auditor with proven working experience (supplier audits) and/or qualification as “Quality Management Representative” is an advantage 
  • You have detailed knowledge in organic and quality standards, ideally GFSI standards (e.g. FSSC 22000/IFS/BRC/GLOBAL G.A.P.) or you are motivated to develop yourself in this area
  • You are a team player and understand to convince appropriately even in difficult situations
  • You have a driving license and are willing to travel within EU
  • Your working languages are German and English

Your Benefits

  • A various and highly responsible field of activities at an innovative and growing company
  • Exciting challenges involving Döhler’s very broad product portfolio
  • A challenging job with an international orientation at our headquarters in Darmstadt
  • Free parking for vehicles and bicycles and funding for the use of public transportation
  • Employee benefits such as leasing offers, discounts and a company pension plan


Equal opportunities for all

We welcome applicants, who are just as diverse as we are - regardless of age, ancestry, disability, ethnic origin, gender, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, social background or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.


Please apply online and provide us with your earliest possible entry date and your salary expectation. Linnea Köstlin will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please take into consideration, that we cannot accept any other channel or send back hard copy applications.