General information

All posting locations: Southbank, Victoria, Australia

Job Function: 07 - Quality

Date Published: 09-Feb-2024

Ref #: R-78890

Description & Requirements

KraftHeinz is on the lookout for a Supply Chain Quality Auditor to join a supportive and valued team.

Note: this is a 12 month mat leave cover

Based in our Freshwater Head Office, you will be responsible for ensuring achievement of Customer Satisfaction through the following:

  • To manage activities related to Food Safety & Quality (FSQ) of Ingredient & Packaging material Vendors for relevant area of responsibility outlined by BU lead.
  • To help identify and support Key Quality Strategies and systems for the management of Kraft Heinz FSQ for BU
  • Potential to also manage Co-Pack portfolio as experience increased.

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure compliance to Supplier quality processes
  • To manage and resolve FSQ issues in Suppliers in the portfolio of responsibility.
  • To liaise with other Kraft Heinz Supply Chain Quality team in the BU, to ensure a co-ordinated and optimised supplier approval strategy.
  • To ensure that all approval/audit schedules in the portfolio are up to date based on risk assessments.
  • Ensure all Suppliers have been assessed against Supplier Platinum Rules and drive to 100% compliance with stakeholders.
  • To ensure that risk reduction / cost reduction programs are implemented and effective.
  • To perform assigned tasks in accordance with all Kraft Heinz FSQ, Environmental, Health & Safety and Ethical & Human Resource Policies, programs and goals.

About you: 

  • Degree qualified in Bachelor of Science- Food Science or similar.  
  • Ability to analyse and problem solve is paramount- along with good organisation and planning skills.
  • It is a fast paced and dynamic work environment where the workload depends on changing business requirements so you would need to be flexible and able to perform the routine tasks as well as rise to the challenge of ad hoc requests
  • Auditing experience in food safety and quality preferred
  • Previous QA experience in food manufacturing
  • Ability to travel within ANZ zone to complete audits
  • Driver's license required.


About Us

Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We’re on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We’re proud of where we’ve been – and even more thrilled about where we’re headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

Why Us

We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food.

Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we’re growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.