The Clorox Company Quality Assurance Manager in Brampton, Canada

Quality Assurance Manager

opportunity with Clorox Canada!

Position summary

The Quality Assurance Manager, with one direct report, is responsible for establishing a culture of quality and be the Quality single point of contact for the Clorox of Canada business.

The Quality Assurance Manager will provide Quality Management System oversight and ensures all products (Cleaning, Professional Products, Burt's Bees, Renew Life and Specialty) meet quality and work with Global Stewardship (GS) to ensure that ongoing regulatory compliance is maintained.

This role will be responsible for corporate policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.

Major responsibilities include releasing product, monitoring the contract manufacture's and suppliers performance, providing change management support, managing product issue resolution, managing quality documents/records, and working with GS on ensuring compliance to required government regulations. Support requests may involve new product startups, brand maintenance efforts, oversight of product out-of-spec (OOS) investigations, CAPA reviews, training, system development, and provide support as needed to GS for product & site licensing activities.

Make your mark

At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth -- growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

Key responsibilities

  • Operations Support -- Ensures that all products meet quality and regulatory requirements and are released on a timely basis to meet business needs. Quickly resolves product issues and implements corrective actions to prevent future occurrences. Monitors Copacker and Supplier performance and implement appropriate corrective actions.

  • Provides Quality Leadership -- Acts as the single point of contact for all Clorox of Canada issues and concerns. Works directly with Product Supply, R&D, Marketing and Sales to improve quality processes, systems and tools. Participates / represents Canada on all PIT's involving products sourced from Canada.

  • Quality Management System Support -- Develops and maintains a QMS to effectively and efficiently meet corporate, business, and regulatory requirements while driving a culture of quality across the entire organization. Ensures all documents/records are effectively managed and controlled and audit ready at all times.

Position requirements

6+ years' Quality experience with Health Canada compliance requirements, quality systems/tools, finished product release, product and site licensing support, and document control in OTC's (Nonprescription drugs), Natural Health Products / Supplements (highly desired), cosmetics, cleaning, pesticide and disinfectant industries.

Bachelors or Master's degree in a technical field.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Health Canada requirements associated with Natural Health Products, disinfectants, pesticides, over the counter drugs, foods and consumer products.

  • Document management.

  • Proficient in release process for importing and distributing finished products.

  • Strong leadership and collaboration skills.

  • Travel independently.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Project management.

  • Strong problems solving skills (issue resolution, and root cause analysis).

  • Strong written and verbal business communication.

  • Ability to travel 10% (domestic and internationally).

Manufacturing & Operations

Our Manufacturing & Operations team strives to produce high-quality products at the best possible cost. In this group, you'll get hands-on experience managing and developing teams to deliver superior performance. Leaders in this group have the opportunity to drive projects that directly enhance performance throughout the entire supply chain.

More about Clorox

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2018 sales of $6.1 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products;

  • Pine-Sol® cleaners;

  • Liquid Plumr® clog removers;

  • Poett® home care products;

  • Fresh Step® cat litter;

  • Glad® bags, wraps and containers;

  • Kingsford® charcoal;

  • Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces;

  • Brita® water-filtration products;

  • Burt's Bees® natural personal care products;

  • RenewLife® digestive health products; and

  • Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality® and Neocell® dietary supplements.

The company also markets brands for professional services, including Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®.

More than 80 percent of the company's sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

Clorox Canada was founded in 1972. It is a team of 400 employees with the head office located in Brampton and two additional manufacturing facilities. Our iconic brands are: Clorox, Green Works, PineSol, Kingsford, Hidden Valley, K C Masterpiece, Brita, Glad, Burt's Bees and Renew Life. You can visit our website at: https://cloroxofcanada.ca/

Making a positive impact

Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. The company has been broadly recognized for its corporate responsibility efforts, most notably being named to the Drucker Institute's 2017 Wall Street Journal Management Top 250 list, The Just 100: America's Top Citizens list, CR Magazine's 2018 Best Corporate Citizens list, Barron's 2018 100 Most Sustainable Companies, and the first sector-neutral Bloomberg Gender Equality Index in 2018. In support of its communities, The Clorox Company and its foundations contributed about $20 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing in fiscal year 2018. For more information, visit TheCloroxCompany.com, including the Good Growth blog, and follow the company on Twitter at @CloroxCo.

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