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Regulatory Affairs Analyst

Location:  Everett WA


Position Type:  Full Time

Job Summary

The Quality Analyst is responsible for the general implementation and execution of technical, regulatory affairs (domestic and international), and compliance functions as assigned by the QA Leadership and in support of our commitment to customers and stakeholders. The QA must be able to execute all general technical and regulatory functions and any specialty functions related to labels, and train other team members in proper execution of their tasks. The QA must interact and collaborate inter-departmentally, in a professional, solutions oriented manner, without conflict escalation.

As a Quality Team Member within the Kettle Cuisine Team you are expected to:
-Model and support Kettle's Core Values and safety culture
-Support and maintain a culture of accountability & performance
-Drive a focus on quality and continuous improvement
-Plan work, track results and resolve variances

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Accurate, Usable, Accessible database information across multiple platforms
  • Label Information current, complete and accurate to regulatory standard - first time, on time
  • Review label artwork for accuracy and ensure all label requirements are met
  • Zero Production downtime or delays due to label or compliance challenges
  • Organize regulatory documentation into appropriate physical and electronic files including scanning documents into appropriate document repository systems
  • Successful relationships with stakeholders
  • USDA, FDA, GFCO, NOP, Customer, and other Identity Preserved Audits & due diligence documentation accurate, complete, available - first time, on time
  • Support efforts to reduce defects and Non-First Time Right issues within the organization
  • Internal customers & collaborative department relationships support first time quality & operational variance reduction-reduction in concerns, increase in efficiencies
  • Provide paths for success instead of roadblocks - "yes with no" for all concerns

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Quality or Compliance role
  • Demonstrated understanding of state and federal regulations when pertaining, but not limited to, labeling, nutrition, certifications
  • Experienced working with Sage X-3, SAP, other ERP system
  • Demonstrated ability to review and maintain database record information
  • Clearly communicates change and analyzes potential impact

Required Attributes

  • Creative solutions to problems, welcomes new ideas and concepts
  • Highly Organized, proficient with extremely high attention to detail
  • Proven ability to maintain positive and productive relationships
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Comfortable moving at a fast pace and in ambiguous environments
  • Passionate about food
  • Willing to address difficult situations head on with patience and respect


True Tomato Glory

Only the most flavorful tomatoes will do - like those with Tuscan farming roots: fresh packed Stanislaus California tomatoes.