• Responsible for building and driving end-to-end Quality Management Process from incoming raw material thru finished good shipment • Improve quality processes to ensure end to end quality • Build team for each functional area of quality (incoming, compounding, pressing, assembly, finished good) • Work cross-functionally with R&D, Supply Chain, and other relevant functions to drive the best quality • Provide hands-on leadership and technical direction to QA/QC department staff within Operations in achieving department strategic, tactical, and quality goals • Actively participating in the New Product Launch process from product concept to creation • Develop, maintain, and manage quality and regulatory standards and processes for Finished Goods, Ingredients and Packaging • Own all product specification documentation and process, including Formula, Process, and Package • Lead and assemble cross functional teams to drive consumer complaint improvements when issue trends are identified by determining the corrective action • Lead the communication of quality problem notification and resolution to the Brands; Advise on technical risks, problem solving and issue resolution to Brand • Ensures compliance with applicable federal, state, and local regulatory agencies (e.g., FDA, OTC Drug, cGMPs, CA Department of Health Services Food and Drug Branch, EPA, AQMD) • Analyze, improve, and sustain GMP systems, documentation, requirements, and standards for any FDA regulated products
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in a scientific or engineering field, or equivalent experience of 10 years in related Quality Department EXPERIENCE:
• 15+ years of Cosmetics Industry experience in Quality department with demonstrated ability to identify, define and implement quality systems • 5+ years of being the head of quality within a significantly sized plant or multi-facility operation • Solid knowledge of cGMP systems • Hands on builder, not a maintainer • Results Driven • Self- Starter with strong initiative • Proven ability to assess current talent and build a high performing team • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations-ASQ GMP Certification, Quality Manager Certification, and Quality Auditor Certification is a plus • Demonstrated ability to set and communicate clear standards and expectations. Develops and supports an open environment where challenge is viewed positively. Aware of own impact and what drives and motivates others. Provides coaching and feedback to help employees perform at their best.
About Seed Beauty
SEED Beauty was born from the desire to disrupt the traditional and tired ways of creating beauty products, and transform into an e-commerce company that is equipped to evolve with the ever-changing landscape of beauty. SEED Beauty believes in re-inventing how brands interface with our customers, investing in the U.S, committing to sustainability and quality of products, and the entrepreneurial spirit.