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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Quality Coordinator

Travel Required?:  Travel - 25% of time
Date:  Nov 9, 2022
Partial remote working option

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 145874 - Gebze - Kocaeli, Turkey, Turkey

Do you want to come to work with a smile and leave with one as well? In between those smiles, your day consists of working in a global organization, continually learning and collaborating, having stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions! 


If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be! 


Our dependable household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities. The pride in our brand fuels a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has contributed to our enduring success. 


If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day. 


-  Responsible for developing, assigning responsibility, implementing and monitoring the site’s Quality Plan.

-  Lead Quality Audit Program (internal/external, On-Shelf Quality and Product Recovery Audits) to ensure conformance with standards and Quality-related regulatory requirements

-  Maintain The Document Control System of the site to ensure adherence to good documentation practices and corporate Quality Standards.

-  Lead site quality goals and KPI’s including positive release, consumer & customer complaints, mock recoveries, on shelf quality audits together with Quality Systems and Laboratory Manager 

-  Measure and report Global/Divisional KPIs. Evaluate statistical data; participate on cross-functional teams, and special projects

-  In the absence of Quality Systems & Laboratory Manager, lead laboratory analysts, review and approve test results for Analytical release.

-  Manage laboratory Out of Specification (OOS) situations and support plant failure investigations, Corrective and Preventive Actions, Non-conformance, change control whenever required.

-  Report to result of analysis, ensuring that necessary actions are taken to prevent recurrence by performing root cause analysis in case of deviation

-  Take part in projects for continuous improvement in quality issues and lead the projects.

-  Lead and follow validation, calibration and maintenance of laboratory instruments 

-  Lead Statistical Process Control data (Cp/Cpk and Pp/Ppk) with operations and GTC to communicate trends towards improvement of process capabilities.

-  Support the Site Technology Transfer and Management of Change program. 


-  A Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Engineering or related science

-  Proficient in English & Turkish language

-  Minimum 3years Quality, Supply Chain, R&D, and/or related lab experience

-  Knowledge of Quality Documentation Management system


-  Good knowledge of MS Office, Google tools, knowledge of SAP 

-  Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015, ISO 22716


Disclaimer - Interested candidates are requested to upload their resumes drafted in English language only.


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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