Vacancy Technical Manager


FSSC 22000 is the leading, global food safety certification scheme with the mission to provide a trusted brand assurance platform to the consumer goods industry. Are you as serious about food safety and quality as we are? Join us and you’ll contribute to realizing our mission.
You are based at our main office in Gorinchem, the Netherlands.

As a Technical Manager, your main responsibilities will be to

Lead FSSC 22000 Scheme development

Prepare, support and report on Advisory Committee meetings

Manage Scheme related technical questions independently within international context

Provide fact-based advice to Certification Bodies, Accreditation Bodies and Training Organizations consistent with Scheme requirements and other relevant standards

Support in preparation of and participate in Scheme meetings and events

Develop and standardize tools and processes to further optimize our way of working

To become a Technical Manager, you are/have

A motivated team player

A relevant food safety/quality management systems auditing background

A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the food industry

In depth knowledge of relevant Scheme, ISO and GFSI requirements

International project management experience

Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

Fluent written and verbal skills in Dutch and English


Find out more about the position of Technical Manager in the job profile.


We offer

Working in an international organization with an open and informal culture

Teamwork is crucial for success with a healthy mix of drive, commitment and knowledge

The unique opportunity to help drive and deliver our ambitions together

An environment where you can grow

The position is 32-40 hours weekly with flexible working times and occasional travel


An attractive salary package will be negotiated in line with the knowledge and skills of the successful candidate.

Interested? Make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English before 1 March 2019.


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