Apply Now

for the Manager QEHS, France, Cosmetics Europe position

Enter your information to apply

We’ll remember your info for future chats

Sign in with your FlashRecruit credentials

Connect with


Manager QEHS, France, Cosmetics Europe

Saint Ouen L AumoneSensient Technologies Corporation

Reporting directly to the Technical Director, the European QEHS Manager for Sensient Cosmetic Technologies will manage 1 technician and will have as a core mission to:

  • Ensure global safety on site and pilot and monitor the implementation of the company's quality assurance and safety plan for products, equipment, investments, process... on all the site.
  • Identify the health and safety risks. Contribute to the implementation of a Health and Safety Management system in order to guarantee a sustainable control of the risks on site.
  • Check the enforcement of protective measures. Ensure compliance with standards and regulation or legal requirements applying to the site, in relation with customers, suppliers, authorities.


  • Define the Environment, Health and Safety policy and objectives for EMEA Cosmetic entity.
  • Ensure Safety on site by preventing any accidents with regular audits and establishing a strong training program.
  • Plans and develop with the Managing Team the concept of Environment, health protection and occupational safety according to the national regulations and the Corporate requirements; controls and updates it periodically.
  • Manage prevention plans and conduct internal safety audit.
  • Conduct workplace risk assessment and put in plan all related defined preventive action plan.
  • Represent the company to any interaction concerning EHS.
  • Reduce potential impact on environment by keeping strong Key Performance Indicators on any.

Quality Duties

  • Define Quality Management Policy in production on site with targeted Key Performance Indicators following GMP guidelines.
  • Ensure global site quality and compliancy with updated and applied SOP (Procedures).
  • Master any Out Of Specifications results: Analyze Root Cause Issues, Define and follow up Corrective and preventive action plan.
  • Define and maintain cross contamination risk assessment action plan.
  • Implement and / or supervise internal quality assurance audits.
  • Implement and / or supervise 5S organization in production with the production team.
  • Teamwork with Production, Maintenance, QC, Innovation, Sales, & Regulatory departments with the Cosmetic BU based in France and with all the other Cosmetic BU's within Sensient Cosmetic technologies.


  • The position requires a Master's Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related fields with a specialization in EHS and / or Quality Management.
  • Eight (8) to ten (10) years of EHS and / or Quality Assurance Management experience is required preferably in the cosmetic industry (either raw materials or finish products).
  • In addition, knowledge of coloring ingredients and quality control is a plus.
  • Good proficiency in ERP system required.
  • Good proficiency in Microsoft Office environment (Word, Access, Excel, Power Point) required.
  • English level @ Toeic >850


  • Knowledge of GMP, ISO and HACCP standards and guidelines.
  • Knowledge of French regulations for chemical production site.
  • Requires staying current with existing regulations and keeping up with changes.
  • Requires interpreting, applying, and relaying regulatory information to Board of Directors as well as production employees.
  • Ability to design procedures and conduct audits.
  • Ability to build and conduct training in its field of competence.
  • Strong root cause analysis methodology.
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills required.
  • Strong communication skills required to be at the interface with authorities as well as all person onsite, including ability to capture the detail of a situation and communicate accurately, professionally and completely, verbally and in writing.
  • Understanding of key performing indicators and their impact on business performance.
  • Ability to recognize problems, separate them into parts, prioritize them, draw conclusions.
  • Analysis also requires the ability to identify interrelating procedures, methods, etc., to maintain constant improvements of the job.
  • Highly positive, pro-active and accountable attitude.
  • Requires strong leadership at the interface of all on site employees, as well as strong team attitude.


Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe. The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products. The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.


Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package. For more information, visit our website at .

Equal Opportunity Employer

Similar Jobs

No job matches. Start a new search below!