• Lead Auditor Food & Beverage

    Location IT-Bologna | IT-Torino | IT-Bologna | IT-Bari | IT-Cagliari | IT-Catania | IT-Sesto Fiorentino (FI) | IT-Genoa | IT-Napoli | IT-Vimercate
    Requisition ID
    Business Area
    Business Assurance
    Location Details
    Flexible on location - within Italy
    Position Type
    Permanent employment
  • Local Unit & Position Description

    Food and Beverage division provides quality and safety certification through supply chain, verification, training and assessment activities. As independent third party Certification Body, we assist all sizes customers in achieving and maintaining internationally recognized certifications. Our auditors perform third party audits/assessments on behalf of customers and their suppliers.


    Key Tasks:

    • Carry out in efficient and competent manner the work for DNV GL as required by instructions/ the management system and/or as per formal agreement between the client and DNV GL.
    • Ensure that the independent nature of the DNV GL scheme is not compromised at any time.
    • Maintain/Acquire his/her Auditor Registration with DNV GL or any other registration having been a basis for his acceptance as Lead Auditor within DNV GL .
    • Plan and execute audits, report findings and follow-up when necessary, within agreed times scales and economic frameworks.
    • Meeting professional practice standards and demonstrating competence in core areas.
    • Developing and maintaining positive relationship with client personnel.
    • Maintaining high morale by contributing to an effective positive work environment.
    • Acting as a team player who works well with others and guides self through professional development process, including timely completion of reviews and goal setting.
    • Maintaining effective communication with line management, between audit team members and client stakeholders.
    • Lead, organize and deliver specific project activities as industry project management, Customer management assessment, gap analysis, training, workshops.

    Position Qualifications

    • At least two / three or more of the following scheme qualification: BRC Food, BRC IOP, BRC Consumer, IFS Food, IFS HPC, FSSC, Global Gap, GMP+
    • Ability to read/interpret audit protocols and work instructions
    • Ability to write thorough audit reports both in Italian and English
    • Working proficiency in MS Office
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to audiences of varying size, seniority and technical competency
    • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills
    • Possess a valid driver's license
    • Able to work independently and in teams
    • Analytical, empathetic and able to communicate effectively, respond calmly and make decisions

    Please submit your CV in English

    Company & Business Area Description

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.


    We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


    Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

    With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL is one of the world’s leading certification bodies. We help businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment, and training services. Partnering with our customers, we build sustainable business performance and create stakeholder trust across all types of industries.

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