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Food Safety Technical Experts are being sought to support the implementation and delivery of a new FDA FSMA accreditation program. The Technical Expert position would be on an as-needed contract basis, with compensations commensurate with experience. Interested parties must have recently completed the PCQI training programs designed by FSPCA. It is anticipated that most of the audits will take place in Latin America though they may be anywhere in the world.

Please see our Technical Expert job description for further details.

To apply: please email info@ioas.org for an application form.

Closing date: Ongoing until further notice.

 

Food Safety focused Accreditation Committee members are being sought to facilitate GlobalG.A.P. and FSMA accreditation decisions.

The Accreditation Committee is a volunteer position appointed by the IOAS Board, only requiring you to participate in teleconferences and a once a year physical meeting, which may be held anywhere in the world.

All travel expenses would be paid for by IOAS and a $1000 honorarium is provided for your convenience.

For further details please see:Policy regarding Board Meetings and Accreditation Committee Meetings

Candidates shall demonstrate the following requirements:

  • Good knowledge of the English language.
  • Standing and authority in their field.
  • High degree of personal integrity, including ability to maintain confidentiality and show due concern for conflict of interest.
  • Ability to attend, prepare for and actively participate in meetings
  • In the case of those chosen as representatives of the fields of inspection or certification a considerable degree of experience and expertise is required

Candidates must forward to the IOAS office:

  • A nomination from any organisation or individual.
  • A full curriculum vitae (resumé)
  • A statement of their interest in seeking the appointment.

Please apply via email to info@ioas.org

Closing date: Ongoing until further notice.

 

Applications of interest are being sought for IOAS future Board Members.

The IOAS board is constituted in a manner that safeguards impartiality and enables the participation of all parties from various sectors significantly concerned in the development and principles regarding the content and functioning of the accreditation system.
Potential Board members should have a background from one of the following sectors ; conformity assessment (certification & inspection); operators; beneficiaries (consumers, environment, retail, trade, movement); developing world; and regulatory.

We are particularly keen to receive applications from those with the Developing world, and Conformity Assessment categories as well as an Operator representative. Elections to the Board shall be for three-year terms with the possibility of re-appointed.

For further details please see:Policy regarding Board Meetings and Accreditation Committee Meetings

Candidates shall demonstrate the following requirements:

  • Good knowledge of the English language.
  • Standing and authority in their field.
  • High degree of personal integrity, including ability to maintain confidentiality and show due concern for conflict of interest.
  • Evidence of supporting the aims and objectives of organic agriculture and/or IFOAM’s mission
  • Ability to attend, prepare for and actively participate in meetings
  • In the case of those chosen as representatives of the fields of inspection or certification a considerable degree of experience and expertise is required

Candidates must forward to the IOAS office:

  • A nomination from any organisation or individual.
  • A full curriculum vitae (resumé)
  • A statement of their interest in seeking the appointment.

Please apply via email to info@ioas.org

Closing date: Applications accepted until September 30th 2018.