Food Auditor

Home Office - Italy
Assurance – Delivery
SAI Global, a global Risk Management Services provider, is looking to recruit a Food Auditor, based in Italy, to conduct second party food audits to client specifications on a subcontractor basis. As a Food Auditor, you will be required to plan and conduct professional food audits that meet customer requirements. For this opportunity, we are looking for candidates who have auditing experience across a number of 2nd or 3rd party audit areas, with business level proficiency of Italian as a second language.

Due to the client facing nature of the role, excellent customer service and communication skills are required as you will be responsible for representing SAI Global. An overview of the main duties is provided below:

•Plan, arrange and undertake detailed evaluations of premises, procedures and practices against pre-determined standards;
•Use objective evidence, gained through evaluations, to prepare detailed reports in an accurate and concise manner. In addition, you will be required to report findings verbally to clients;
•Under-take client follow-up;
•Provide certification recommendation;
•Ensure that client Non Conformities assigned to follow-up are answered in a timely manner, and review and analyse client answers;
•Provide answers to any requests arising during the technical review of files;
•Aid in the maintenance of comprehensive customer files, including all necessary documentation, as well as work with the Business Unit to facilitate internal and external communications regarding client management needs.

Please note, this opportunity will require the ability to travel internationally in line with audit requirements.

Experience and Professional Qualifications:

•A degree in a food related or bioscience discipline or, as a minimum, a higher education course in a food related or bioscience discipline coupled with appropriate experience;
•A minimum of three (3) years post qualification experience related to the food industry;
•Lead auditor qualified to IRCA or equivalent;
•HACCP qualified;
•Excellent report writing, analytical and presentation/communication skills;
•Highly self-motivated, and capable working with minimal direction displaying credibility and responsibility;
•Fluent, both written and verbal, in English, with business level proficiency in Italian;
•IT literate with proficiency across Microsoft Office; 
•Ongoing professional accreditation and development.
SAI Global is a recognized leading provider of integrated risk management solutions, assurance, and property services. We help organizations protect their brands by proactively managing risk to achieve business excellence, growth, sustainability, and trust.

We have a history rich in the development of innovative business solutions, and today this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions in our core business areas of risk management software, standards aggregation, regulatory content, ethics and compliance learning, risk assessments, certification, testing and audits.

SAI Global acquired BWise from Nasdaq in 2019. The combination of BWise’s award-winning risk management, internal audit and regulatory compliance platform with SAI Global’s industry leading SAI360 risk and compliance solution will create the most complete integrated approach to risk management in the marketplace.

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