Quality Consultant - Utrecht

Vacancy information

Publication date:November 27 2019
Employment type:Permanent
Sector:Food Science
Function Group:Quality/RA


For a fast growing market leader in bio-analytical testing for food, water, the environment and pharmaceutical products, we are looking for a Quality Consultant. The organisation is an international listed company that provides its customers with high-quality laboratory research and advice. With over 600 employees and 12 knowledge centers & laboratories, they make an important contribution to safeguarding food and water safety. More than ever we want to know what we eat. We want to know how our food is produced and if farmers are being rewarded fairly for example. This is one of the most important goals of the company. Customer focus, quality, competence, team spirit and integrity are the central concepts for the organisation.


An important goal of the Quality Consultant is to unburden customers in the area of food safety. For customers, you are the first point of contact in technical content, organisational and commercial areas. As a Quality Consultant, you also support the organisation itself on food safety, training employees, advising the management and take a pro-active role in process optimisation.

With new applications, you take stock of the customer’s request and support the account manager when you receive the order. In addition, you are actively working on expanding the existing network in the ‘food world’. As a Quality Consultant, you are versatile and billable in consultancy assignments. These assignments can be writing a policy for a client, doing an audit, function as a Quality Manager or train employees.

You work within a team of highly experienced Consultants, each with their own specialism, which contributes to your personal development and growth process. You maintain excellent customer relations and help with the expansion of the order book. You also know how to come up with customised solutions for customers from the available service package.


You have at least a Bachelor’s or Master degree in the direction of food technology or food safety. You have the drive and ambition to continue to grow as a professional within the company. You are strong in communication and have a good command of the English and Dutch languages in speech and writing. In terms of content, you are an expert discussion partner at all levels. As an Advisor, you are an example in a natural and enthusiastic way for others in your team. You also meet the following job requirements:

  • You have a number of years of experience in a quality position in the food industry
  • You have strong communication skills and you can easily make contact with colleagues from various departments
  • You are creative, pragmatic, result-oriented and convincing


  • Depending on experience a salary between 3,500,- and 4,500,- gross per month
  • Flexible working hours and working from home
  • A company car, mobile and laptop
  • A successful and fast-growing organisation with plenty of career opportunities


In case you are interested in this job, or would like to know if we can offer other similar jobs, feel free to contact me directly.

Kelly van der Laan
Senior Associate



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