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Business Unit Manager – Food Testing

  • Location Europe – EU

Mackenzie Stuart is currently partnered with a leading Food Testing, Inspection and Certification organisation who are actively recruiting for a Laboratory Business Unit Manager.

This position will be responsible for both the strategic plans and operations management. This is an on-site position based in the Utrecht provinces.


  • Responsible for the performance and growth of the business unit 
  • Formulate and execute the strategic goals in line with the organisational goals
  • Ensure synergy between cross-functional departments, including customer service, administration, logistics, quality and laboratory
  • Ensure the quality of services and operation of the business systems according to ISO 17025
  • Implementing process improvement in accordance to LEAN model
  • Set and lead growth and turnover goals
  • Ensure employee engagement and development


  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the food testing industry
  • Minimum 5 years leadership experience, ideally leading a laboratory or operations
  • Strong understanding of quality standards including ISO 17025

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