QA Coordinator Uruguay

QA Coordinator

Your role

Interfood is looking for an individual to join our team in the role of QA Coordinator to join the Quality Assurance team. In this role you will report to the QA Manager. As a Quality Assurance Coordinator, you are the first technical contact for all product related, quality matters including questionnaires, approval processes and non-conformances. You work closely with your colleagues of Trade and Supply Chain. 

In a trade-driven organization you will furthermore, deliver a significant contribution to optimization of technical relationships with suppliers and customers. Through your knowledge, skills, experience and international network in the food industry you are able to change quality challenges of a customer, supplier or our own organization into a business opportunity for all parties involved. 

Your activities include, but are not limited to:

  • being the first internal point of contact for Trade and Supply Chain for advice about products and non-conformances; 
  • working on approval processes, including reviewing raw material specifications; 
  • completing questionnaires and issuing statements; 
  • maintaining and expanding our supplier database, including meetings to improve technical cooperation;
  • preparing and managing internal and/or external audits.  

Your profile

Bachelor/Master level, preferably in the food industry.
You're a good relationship builder and team player. Connecting to both technical and commercial people comes easily to you.
Service is in your DNA. You are able to autonomously set priorities, and you're solution-oriented, both corrective and preventive.
Experience in the food industry (preferably dairy) and in working with relevant quality systems (QMS).
Your communications and language skills (at least English) are above average.

A day in the life of a QA Coordinator


You arrive at the new and modern office, where you park your car in one of our own parking lots.




Grab a cup of coffee and a healthy breakfast and start your preparation for the daily tasks. 




Work on Non-Conformances (NC's). 





Catch up with your supervisor. 





Work on customer questionnaires. 





A well-deserved lunch in our fully facilitated and catered restaurant, followed by a relaxing walk through nature.



Contact suppliers to gather the most up-to-date documentation. 



Finalize an approval process with a customer. 





Work in customer portals.





Issua an allergen statement. 



Finalize some last emails and round off the day. 





What a day, time for some exercise. Luckily, you signed up in time for a “Bootcamp Session” in the gym (in the basement), which will be led by Interfood’s professional personal trainer.

Our offer

  • Competitive compensation and benefits. Salary depends on your experience and education.
  • Free delicious an healthy breakfast and lunch.
  • Participate in fun team activities.
  • 40 hour work week, 25 holidays.
  • We value your personal development and have a strategic focus on our learning program.
  • Free gym inside our office.

About Interfood

Do you like to work for an international company? Do you value professionality and quality? Are you comfortable in a dynamic environment? But on the other hand looking for cooperation in a close and informal team? Then Interfood is the ideal employer for you.

The Interfood Group is a leading global dairy trading company (milk powders, butter, cheese, dairy blends etc.). The Group consists of 14 offices in all continents with more than 350 employees. Our constant strive for optimal quality, up-to-date knowledge and a profound focus on service, enables Interfood to create the difference for its robust network of both clients and suppliers.

Interfood keeps on growing and developing by its proactive market approach.

We stimulate personal development and initiatives from our employees. Interfood, originally a family-based company, proves that global professionalism can still be combined with a unique personal company culture, in which we focus on following values: Teamwork, Commitment, Continuous Improvement, Professionalism & Responsible Leadership. All contributing to our purpose: Together for better.

Will you become our new team member?

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