Quality Coordinator Addis Ababa

Quality Assistant in Addis Ababa

Vacancy No.- TR/ET/003/2021
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Deadline: November 10, 2021
Required Position: 1 person

The Quality Department of Trabocca consists of three pillars: Food Safety, Product Quality and Sample Administration. As a Quality Assistant, you are responsible for the sample administration and everyday work in the quality department and cupping lab. You work under the Quality Coordinator.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to logging samples into the database, roasting of samples for evaluation, evaluation of samples, as part of the sensory panel, and green grading, and sending samples.

Main responsibilities:

  • Assist with cuppings, green grading, and roasting in our cupping Lab.
  • regular visits to key 3rd party warehouses to represent the quality team and keep track of coffee processing, warehouse storage, and milling.
  • Collect stocklot and pre-shipment samples from key 3rdparty warehouses.
  • Assist with sample registration and reporting.
  • Supervise container loading and follow up the proper execution of shipment.

Qualifications / Knowledge and Skills:

  • Certificate on Coffee Sensory training.
  • At least 3-year cupping experience
  • Specialty coffee knowledge is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Computer literacy

Personal Traits:

  • Communicator – direct, open, and consistent communication is paramount to success
  • Hands-on mentality – Solution-oriented, persistent in getting things done, ability to make both fast and thorough decisions
  • Stress resistant – willingness to perform under pressure and comfortable with growing business dynamics and seasonal pressures
  • Strong character – Relentlessly protecting Trabocca’s interest in dealing with suppliers and other stakeholders
  • Detail-oriented – precise, consistent, and accurate in executing daily tasks and communications
  • Team player – collaboration with colleagues, suppliers, and service providers

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should only submit a pdf format of cover letter tailored to this specific vacancy and CV until November 10, 2021. Please send the required documents via hrtrabocca [at] gmail.com

Please specify the vacancy number above on the subject line of your application email.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. An assessment on skills may be part of the job application.