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Quality Specialist

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Supply Chain
Solna, Stockholm County
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Quality Specialist - Unilever

Work alongside brilliant and inspiring business leaders and colleagues. If you want to feel proud of what you do and make others proud too, join us and discover how you can help make a better business, a better world and a better you


As a Quality Specialist you are the one improving and implementing technical quality support to our marketing and sales operations, to ensure launch of high performing products on the market. You also support in the deployment of Unilever quality strategy, governance and goals through specific projects and act as the first point of contact for local authorities. The position is a 1-year temporary position.

As the Quality Specialist you:

  • Work together with European quality team to ensure compliance at manufacturing sites and in warehousing & logistics.

  • Participate in quality expert interventions (e.g., operational quality reviews, HACCP workshops, training events, etc.)

  • Support solving quality issues seen and highlighted by re-packers, customers, and consumers

  • Support quality processes for local innovations and do technical visits to suppliers

  • Actively building and spreading quality awareness within the organization

  • Lead incident management in case of marketplace non-conformance.

  • Analyzing quality performance and addressing the issues to business partners.


  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Engineering, Food science and technology, Microbiology or similar, preferably within the Logistics/Supply Chain area

  • Experience from a similar role or experience within food industry is an advantage when taking on this role

  • Experience from the FMCG industry is a plus

  • Excellent stakeholder management skills

  • Fluent in one of the Nordic language and English, both written and spoken

Could this be U?

To thrive in this role, you have strong analytical skills and a structured way of working. Since you will manage and have a lot of contact with different stakeholders and functions you also persist good communication and influencing skills. To succeed in this role, we see that you are self-motivated and have the excitement and passion for making improvements.

Apply today!

The application deadline is 3rd of August 2021. Please upload your CV and cover letter in PDF. Keep in mind that the position might be filled before the last day of application. We embrace diversity in our workforce. This means giving full and fair consideration to all applicants.

As we are in summertime, please expect a delay in our response to your application.

If you have questions regarding the role, please contact Nordic Quality Assurance Lead, Päivikki Timonen +46 70 350 29 32.

If you have questions around the recruitment process, please contact Talent Advisor: Heidi Hansen +45 2064 7087.

At Unilever you are more than your job title, you are part of the world’s most successful, purpose-led business. You work with brands that are well-loved around the world, that improve the lives of our consumers and the communities around us. We produce world-leading brands including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann’s and Via, alongside trusted local names and innovative-forward thinking brands like Ben & Jerry’s, Love Beauty and Planet and many more.

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.

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