**Job Description:**

**Basic Purpose-**


FSQA Quality Specialist-

Set-up and execute product quality evaluations, this includes; physical set-up of product evaluation, measurement of product attributes, evaluation of sensory attributes, data collection and data reporting.

Support and administer the maintenance of USF’s Exclusive Brand Supplier Database ensuring accurate contact information and reconciliation of active suppliers.

Support the ongoing compliance process through the verification an approval of labels, third party audit report distribution lists and escalating compliance issues to relevant parties.

Maintain database of the USF Exclusive Brand suppliers with accurate contact information, reconciliation of active suppliers and compliance monitoring within ICIX.

Provide support to customers on the distribution of third party audit reports to and from customers to the appropriate USF FSQA personnel.

Provide support in the development and distribution of communications to customers, suppliers, and USF facilities in the areas of food safety and QA project initiatives.

Manage the maintenance of the Exclusive Brand Specification program, including establishment of template, maintenance of database, and administration of specification approval process

Manage the division product evaluation program, which includes including collection of data from divisions and establishment of supplier monitoring system.

Provide support as requested and required for other USF FSQA projects, programs, and initiatives.


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*Education/Training:* Bachelor’s degree required. Biological science, Food Science or similar field preferred.

*Related Experience:* Minimum two years relevant quality assurance, project management or other relevant experience required.

Specialized Knowledge Needed For Performance of Job: The candidate must possess strong written and verbal skills as well as keen presentation skills. Prior experience in training facilitation preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software.

**Primary Location:** Rosemont-IL

**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Day Job

**Job Function:** Quality Assurance

**Job Level:** Individual Contributor

**Travel:** No

About US Foods

Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.