Quality Certification & Audit Specialist

Date:  Apr 29, 2021
Posting End Date:  May 24, 2021

St. Louis, MO, US, 63141

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and specialty chemicals company that creates impactful solutions for humanity’s sustainability challenges in global food, agriculture and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its passionate team of talented employees and its strong focus on R&D and technological innovation to drive growth across its end markets. With approximately 11,000 employees worldwide, ICL operates mining and production sites located in Israel, Europe, North and South America and China which are supported by worldwide distribution and supply chains. Due to strong synergies between its business units and their mutual support, ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate.


The Quality Certification and Audit Specialist will provide technical expertise around Quality and ICL best practices initiatives. This position will ensure sites meet ISO 9001 standard. This position will work in a fast paced and dynamic environment where taking initiative and collaborating cross-functionally are critical for success. This role will work in close partnership with Quality, R&D, Operations, GPO and HERA.


The Quality Certification and Audit Specialist is responsible for maintaining and updating all Quality Corporate documents and relevant information for customers and suppliers.

I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position?

  • Act as document control manager for the HQ Quality department; oversee document routings, amendments, and/or changes (including internal and external documentation)
  • Answers customer questionnaires and provides support to supplier expectation manuals reviews
  • Manages ICL statements and ensures these are current with support from other areas (Operations, Logistics, HERA, R&D, etc.)
  • Manages corporate certifications (Kosher, Halal, NSF, Sedex, etc.)
  • ISO Coordinator for HQ offices
  • Become the SAP subject matter expert (SME) for QM and ensures the correct set up for ICL products (RPP and Toller Manufacturers)
  • Manages and become the Record Retention Coordinator for Quality and Food Safety HQ office
  • Supports internal audit program and supplier audits
  • Support, maintain, and write policies and procedures as needed

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role?

  • 5+ year experience in quality or auditing roles
  • Proven oral and written communication proficiencies required
  • Superior inter-personal skills
  • Capacity to build relationships internally & externally
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adapt and manage effectively in a changing environment
  • Ability to act as a bridge for business and technical requirements

What will set you apart:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Lead Auditor Training (ISO 9001) experience
  • SAP experience
  • Understanding of ICL products and manufacturing processes


Job Level: 14


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