Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has helped people pursue a healthy, active life since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management and personal care products are available exclusively through dedicated independent Distributors in more than 90 countries. Our Mission is to change people’s lives by providing the best business opportunity in direct selling and the best nutrition and weight-management products in the world. Quality of the Herbalife products is paramount to Herbalife’s success in sales and marketing.
POSITION SUMMARY STATEMENT:
The Director, Internal Auditing, Manufacturing & Quality Assurance, is responsible for the examination, reporting, and auditing of Herbalife’s manufacturing facilities, distribution centers, and quality (QA/QC) functions. This person is also responsible for managing auditors and audits for Herbalife’s manufacturing contractors (CM’s). The auditing functions require managing internal and external auditor travel to the manufacturing sites, examinations of all facilities and functions, and overnight stays (sometimes for up to 1 week). The Auditor is responsible for travel arrangements, scheduling audits, interaction with the manufacturing quality and operations staff, auditing and grading each of the manufacturing or quality functions, and reporting the results of the audits to management. The Director of Auditing is also responsible for the follow-up audits and CAPA of the findings for each of the audits conducted at Herbalife’s request.
Oversee Quality Assurance & Quality Control global audit program (GMP) including managing audit schedules, CAPA (corrective action(s)/preventative action(s)) development and managing project related activities.
Conduct internal audits and manages the status of on-going quality improvement programs at all Herbalife manufacturing sites and CM’s
Develop Quality Assurance Manufacturing Audit & Master Plan for quality initiatives that clearly define scope, assumption, risks and implementation plan including resource needs, timeline and communication structure.
Develop and maintain all policies and procedures of the Quality Assurance Compliance Auditing Program.
Issue reports of the examination and audit of the Herbalife and contractors facilities & functions
Conduct follow-up audits and/or telephone conferences for the CAPA of the audit findings for each audit
Manage the CAPA programs for audits conducted by outside auditors, FDA, and other auditors for Herbalife manufacturing facilities.
Participate in programs for the improvement of Herbalife’s manufacturing facilities and functions
Manage the documents generated by all audits of Herbalife’s manufacturing facilities, and trend the findings of the audits
Maintain an annual budget for the auditing functions, travel expenses, and related costs of the audits
Become qualified as an ISO auditor or other internationally recognized auditor
Supervise additional auditors if necessary
Report all activities to the VP Quality Compliance and Sr VP Global Quality of Herbalife.
Avance knowledge of cGMP’s for 21 CFR para 111, 114, and 117
Experience in a Quality Department located within a manufacturing plant environment
Experience as an auditor in an environment of dietary supplements, food and/or drug regulations
Experience as an auditor for cGMP’s for manufacturing and GLP’s for quality control laboratories
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a quality department in a government regulated industry
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a quality assurance and/or quality control department
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in auditing within an FDA regulated industry
Expert knowledge in CAPA, deviation handling & non-conformance
Bachelor’s degree in food science, biology, microbiology, chemistry or related science
Industry course training for cGMP’s for foods, dietary supplements, or drugs
Minimum of 10 years in an FDA regulated industry
Minimum of 10 years in a quality department with a FDA regulated industry
Minimum of 5 years in auditing within an FDA regulated industry
MS or PHD in a science discipline (food science, biology, chemistry, etc)
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 170530
Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has helped people pursue a healthy, active life since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management and personal care products are available exclusively through dedicated independent Distributors in more than 90 countries. Our Mission is to change people’s lives by providing the best business opportunity in direct selling and the best nutrition and weight-management products in the world.