Supplier & Supply Chain Quality Manager


Employment: Full time

31 August 2021

Let us color the world!

We are GNT, an ambitious and innovative family-run business with a colorful character! With our EXBERRY® brand, we are the market leader in the field of Coloring Foods. Our colorings are 100% natural and are made from fruits, vegetables, and plants.

We are world champions when it comes to utilizing the bounty of nature and strive to continuously innovate and improve natural color ingredients for the consumer. By carefully preserving all of nature’s beauty and goodness, we are able to offer our clients the highest quality and most reliable products. This is what continues to motivate us every day!

The most important ingredients for GNT’s success are our employees and the cooperation that exists between them. We believe in teamwork, and we are there for one another, our clients, our suppliers, and our partners. That is what makes us GNT.

Due to the strong growth of our organization, we are seeking a:

Supplier & Supply Chain Quality Manager (M/F/D, FT)

Being a part of GNT’s Global Quality & Regulatory Team you will be based at GNT’s headquarter in Mierlo, Netherlands, reporting directly to the Head of Quality & Regulatory. In interdisciplinary supply chain management teams, your goal is to increase supplier quality performance by developing and executing quality agreements and improvement actions by GNT Group’s suppliers. You will also, at times, need to adjust the quality control procedures to always guarantee the highest product quality as well as triggering internal actions for changes in product or process design to eliminate losses throughout the supply chain.

About you as an ideal candidate:

  • You are fascinated by the agri-food markets and eager to drive forward supply chain performance in an international and interdisciplinary environment

  • You have extensive experience in the food industry or similar fields including global agricultural primary production around quality and supply chain management allows you to quickly understand GNT’s business environment

  • Knowledge of agricultural raw materials, food ingredients and additives, as well as outsourced co-manufacturing, packaging, transport and storage would be an advantage

  • You are familiar with compliance and expectation management along the supply chain including quality system audits (GFSI-recognized certification programs including but not limited to GLOBALG.A.P., FSSC 22000, IFS International Featured Standards)

  • You can confidently communicate and act in the international/intercultural environment of modern food industry from Farm to Fork

  • You are willing to travel and support supply chain management teams locally, especially but not limited to European supply chains

  • You have professional fluency in written & spoken English and C levels skill in either German or Dutch as well

What do we find important?

The GNT Group’s values are the basis of our daily activities. That's why we think it's important that we fit together, wishing to retain the current harmonious working environment and therefore welcome team players with a positive outlook and promising future perspective. We operate globally, yet remain an independent, family-owned business committed to investing in products, technology and importantly, our people.

What do we offer you?

In return for all your hard work, you will be rewarded with a competitive package of benefits (salaried position, bonus scheme, pension contributions, health, and wellness). Starting salary will be commensurate with experience and position.

We color the world, do you?

If you believe you satisfy our desired profile and would be interested in applying for this position, please contact us in writing including your CV, as well as your cover letter, salary expectations and earliest possible start date to: You will soon find out if you will be invited for an introductory meeting.

Marloes van Nijnanten
HR Advisor
GNT Group B.V. (Headquarter)
Industrieweg 26
5731 HR - Mierlo, Netherlands