Quality Assurance Manager 8/10/2016
Beauty & Cosmetic
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY ORGANIZATION: c/o Management Recruiters of Berkeley
ORGANIZATION TYPE: Cosmetics
LOCATION: San Francisco Bay Area
SALARY RANGE: Competitive
Our client is a fast-growing luxury beauty products company headquartered in Northern California and with offices worldwide. Disrupting the industry with innovative, versatile beauty and skincare products, our client not only offers consumers the latest beauty items of the utmost quality but also offers its employees an exciting and fast paced entrepreneurial environment in which to truly build careers and foster creativity.
The Quality Assurance Manager will be responsible for ensuring products meet certain standards of quality. The position plans, directs, and coordinates quality assurance programs and formulates quality control policies. An important aspect of the role will be supervising a teams of Inspectors and/or Quality Analysts who carry out the detailed assessment of products and their components at different stages of production. The QA Manager will also be held accountable for recruiting and training subordinates, and providing them with documented quality standards as SOPs for their day-to-day operations. This individual works to improve the organization's efficiency and profitability, prepares and updates quality documentation, and selects quality inspection tools and software to support the inspection team.
Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or Life Sciences, or a combination of education and experience in cosmetics or a similar FDA regulated industry. A minimum of 5 years of directly related experience will also be required. This individual must also have a strong knowledge of cosmetic products, attributes, and characteristics.
The successful candidate will be a hands on leader with a proven history of mentoring and working well in a fast paced, team environment. A critical thinker with strong interpersonal and organization skills. Must be able to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and forms, material safety data sheets, and procedure manuals.