Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience.
We have 160,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Deliver product safety and quality - Right First Time, Drive Business Partnership, and drive Quality culture in through out the operation The position purpose is to provide operational FSQR leadership for the cluster or country in CASC FIBI sub-region.
The role is responsible for :
supporting business growth (Embeding Quality in to the project framework, validation of new product lines / plants led by FSQR project management function) and,
innovation / new product formulations (implementing new specifications led by FSQR customer engagement function).
The ideal leader will possess a well-honed ability to build trust and respect with stakeholders across cluster (country) and with regional colleagues.
To achieve this, you will have demonstrated strong influencing and change management skills in creating alignment on strategy and processes, as well as being a compelling communicator.
Extensive experience in leading diverse site teams will be necessary to thrive and create an engaging team environment. This experience combined with coaching, team building and a keen focus on talent development and retention is vital.
Knowledge of Cargill, including operations, business and FSQR, will also help you to succeed. The (Country) FSQR lead is a critical member of the Sub Region FSQR CASC FIBI APAC Leadership team.
This position reports to the Sub Regional FSQR CASC FIBI Leader. To achieve Cargill’s goal of ZERO harm, you will partner with APAC regional FSQR leadership team, ACI teams, Corporate, Capital projects and MTL, Operations and Business leadership, multiple peers, external suppliers and manufacturers.
Principal Accountabilities 20% Leadership & Management; Budget and Resource Management Provide inspirational authentic leadership, Lead and develop talent management, performance management and leadership development of FSQR employees in cluster or country.
Identify current and future resourcing needs and develop plan to ensure talent pipeline. Build and maintain a cost competitive and effective organization, with a strong attention to budget, while developing high performing, engaged talent.
Assist with creation of strategic and tactical planning for the enterprise. 30% Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations, policies and procedures - Assume ultimate accountability for all FSQR activities across cluster or country.
Analyze, review, interpret and implement FSQR policies, and procedures, regulations and customer and supplier standards for enterprise region.
Ensure resources are in place for short and long term high performance of the function. Ensure audits (3rd party : government, certification bodies and customers) are prepared and CAPAs implemented effectively and timely.
30% Perform prevention activities and issue resolution Ensure connectivity and collaboration within the matrixed organization.
Facilitate resolution to highly complex issues. Proactively anticipate risks and implement preventative action as applicable.
Drive continuous improvement mindset across the cluster or country. 10% Shape food safety, quality and regulatory culture and brand Lead by example to shape a culture of high performance within the function.
Build effective relationships with leadership and key stakeholders within the region to drive a ZERO HARM quality culture.
Ensure connectivity across FSQR leadership in APAC. 10% Develop, implement and assess process / systems Supports the development of new FSQR processes / systems across APAC.
Provides input to enterprise / business related to base / non-base capital needs to maintain food / feed / product safety leadership position.
Any other duties as assigned.
Quality Assurance / Food Safety