Abbott Senior Executive - QA in Mumbai, India


Job Holder is accountable & responsible for overall milk quality management and leading the Aflatoxin monitoring project at site. The area of focus includes: Transparency in testing, Setting up Aflatoxing testing facilities, Milk & fodder samples management, Testing proficiency, Mapping milk & feed/fodder test results, GAP analysis, Trend Analysis, Coordination, Contaminants Prevention and Education.

Primary Functions:

  • Monitor milk quality parameters at BMCs & factory level including adulterants & aflatoxin testing.

  • Ensure transparency in testing

  • Responsible for continuous monitoring of Aflatoxin contamination in Milk & feed/fodder with high level focus on education & improvement in field.

  • Responsible for setting up testing procedures & development of SOPs.

  • Responsible for validation of analytical methods & instruments

  • Ensure maintaince of lab instruments, calibration & timely availability of testing kits.

  • Coordinate with milk procurement team for conducting field survey of feed/fodder handling & storage practices and suggest safe ways to avoid molds infestations causing Aflatoxins development.

  • Coordinate with milk procurement team for gathering milk & feed/fodder samples for testing.

  • Follow lead in implementation of GHKs and SOPs

  • Review & analyze quality data & perform GAP analysis.

  • Generate fortnightly / monthly MIS on various quality aspects.

  • Participate in site improvement efforts & program , as needed

  • Others duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Key Behavioural Competencies Required:

Adaptability, Innovation, Initiative, Teamwork, Integrity

  • Strong cross functional team working skill

  • Strong subject knowledge

  • Problem solving approach and execution of the tasks

  • Communication skill

  • Analytical skills

Experience/Knowledge/Technical Skills Required:

  • MSc chemistry or microbiology with 4-6 years’ experience in Dairy QA dept; having hands on experience in milk testing.

  • Must processes knowledge on GMP / GHK / SOPs .

  • Knowledge on milk contaminants and aflatoxins testing will be an added advantage.

  • Proficiency in Marathi language.

Job Location: Srirampur

JOB FAMILY: General Management-General Manager
DIVISION: ANSC Nutrition Supply Chain
LOCATION: India >Mumbai : Hallmark Building
WORK SHIFT: Standard
TRAVEL: Yes, 20 % of the Time

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