Inalegwu
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Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Manager/Director 2 000 000
Job Type: Full-Time , open to relocation

Goals

Professional Goal: To become a top executive in any multinational company creating stakeholder value by ensuring that organizational and regulatory systems are properly established and managed to deliver habitual incremental improvements in corporate and individual performance in full compliance with policies, regulations, procedures and standards. My background in scientific research, industrial technology, brewing, project innovation, management systems (quality, SHE) and regulatory affairs gives me a unique array of invaluable experience and skill that makes me a must-have player on any technical, production or operations management team. My technical experience span two major global players (Heineken and Coca Cola Hellenic group) and a reputable research institute at a federal level. I am a trained Lead auditor in Food Safety, Quality, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems and Packaging Materials Manufacturing.

Education

From 2007 to 2013
Heineken University
Process Kaizen Engineer (Quality and Environment)
Vocational
From 2004 to 2004
• Herriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland:
Brewing and Malting for IBD DipBrew Module 1
Diploma
From 2004 to 2004
• Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, England
Yeast and Fermentation for IBD DipBrew Module 2
Diploma
From 2004 to 2004
Aston University, Aston Birmingham, England
Financial Studies, Process and Packaging Technology for IBD DipBrew Module 3
Diploma
From 2003 to 2003
Lagos Business School, Lagos Nigeria
Management
Vocational
From 1999 to 2000
ATB University Bauchi, Nigeria
Management
Diploma
From 1990 to 1994
University of Nigeria Nsukka
Microbiology
Degree
Languages:
English Fluently

Experience

Company Management Systems Manager
Nigerian Breweries Plc
November 2015 - Present Day (1 year 7 months)
Lagos
Lagos
Manage all corporate management systems and ensure regulatory and organisational compliance at all levels in the company.
Regulatory, Quality and Environmental Systems Manager
Nigerian Breweries Plc
August 2013 - November 2015 (2 years 3 months)
Lagos
Lagos
Responsible for the management and coordination of regulatory affairs and the implementation of management systems in all breweries under the company
Technological Controller-Systems and Environmental Manager
Nigerian Breweries Plc
January 2013 - August 2013 (8 months)
Lagos
Lagos
• This position was expanded by the addition of the environmental management for my company in addition to my responsibilities as TC-systems listed below. • I also have a corporate oversight of all the waste water treatment plants in the company. • I am responsible for seeing to the maintenance, certification and re-certifications of the: • Quality management system (ISO 9001:2008) • Food safety management system (ISO 22000:2005) • Laboratory Management System-LSS (ISO 17025) • Environmental management systems (ISO 14001:2004) • Occupational health and safety management systems (ISO 18001:2007) • I coordinate regulatory affairs with respect to compliance to food laws and legislation for my company.
Innovation Project Manager
Nigerian Breweries Plc
October 2012 - January 2013 (4 months)
Lagos
Lagos
• In this position I coordinate and manage business innovation initiatives related to technological, technical, process, product and package by developing clear, cost-effective and appropriate implementation options and plans to achieve success by leading cross functional teams and effectively engaging all necessary stakeholders. • I am responsible for the introduction and management the innovation Stage\Gate model for the supply chain discipline and deliverables. • I develop and present proposals, updates, issues and findings to senior management inclusive of suggestions, risk mitigation, cost benefit analysis and action plans • I evaluate innovation initiatives and conduct feasibility studies in order to develop implementation options, project design and task-level project plans by engaging and coordinating the inputs of cross functional teams.
Process Technologist-Packaging
Nigerian Breweries Plc
July 2012 - September 2012 (3 months)
Oyo
Ibadan
• In this position I gained additional experience in the organization and administration of Quality Assurance checks, tests, audits, training and education to ensure that responsibility and ownership of quality standards are clearly defined, communicated and assumed within the packaging team and that products are packaged under good manufacturing practice in order to ensure they consistently conform to the specified quality standards of Heineken/NB Plc. • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: With the help of my automation team, I restored the functionality of Line 5 automatic burst bottle control system. With the cooperation of the entire packaging team, I helped in the establishment of a culture of ownership for quality and quality assurance approach to equipment operation and maintenance among production and maintenance team, establishment of a structured and systematic approach to the resolution of quality issues in packaging and proactive runnabilty test of new packaging materials.
Quality Control Manager
Nigerian Breweries Plc
December 2011 - June 2012 (7 months)
Oyo
Ibadan
• As Quality Controller, I oversee the quality assurance systems in the entire brewery with regard to entrance control of production materials, quality assurance of brewing and packaging production processes, process water and waste water treatment. • Quality assurance of laboratory measurements and analysis through 1st line, 2nd line and 3rd line control of the Heineken Analytical/Sensory/Microbiological Ring Analysis (HARA, HSRA, HMRA) and effective equipment servicing and calibration using the Analytical Resource Management System (ARMS) • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: My microbiological team and I set up of the Centre for Sensory Analysis (CSA), I motivated my laboratory analyst to achieve a consistent 100% score on HARA for 7 straight months, achieve outstanding improvement on HSRA/HMRA score over the previous year (>95%), Certification on the Laboratory Star System (LSS) audit, Pass mark during the Group Supply Chain (GSC) audit.
Shift/Line Manager-Brewing
Nigerian Breweries Plc
August 2009 - December 2012 (3 years 5 months)
Enugu
Amaeke (9th Mile Corner)
Line Manager-Brewing: • In this position I directed the continuous operation of the brewing team in accordance with established schedules, practices and procedures • Monitored the various department processes for adverse trends and ensure equipment and systems are operated in accordance with established guidelines. • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: Conversant with Fox Boro/PIMS automated systems. Fatty flavour reduction and control in bright beer, Total Brewing Time (TBT) reduction, Cellars extract loss reduction, Bitterness stabilization and control at maturation, Over-foaming elimination during fermentation (on-going), Step 1 to 3 Autonomous Management set up on the wort line in brew house (on-going) to improve CIP efficiency, Brewing FTR improvement (on-going) Shift Manager-Brewing • In this position apart from being responsible for the management of beer production, I also held various other roles which included the following: • Alternate Brewing Autonomous Management Team Leader – Heineken Op Co African & Middle East Region-Nigerian Breweries PLC, Ibadan Brewery • In this position I formulated, organised and coordinated the implementation of autonomous management teams in brewing • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: I have led the brewing AM team through 2 successful Group Supply chain audits and know how to implement AM teams successfully. • Alternate Training and Education Team Leader – Heineken Op Co African & Middle East Region- Nigerian Breweries PLC, Ibadan Brewery • In this position I designed, scheduled and coordinated deployment of adequate training to employees to target operational and behavioral improvement in their respective job functions. • With my team, we worked on skill level and competency improvement of subordinates to achieve specific targets in their technical development.
Shift Brewer
Nigerian Breweries Plc
January 2005 - August 2009 (4 years 8 months)
Oyo
Ibadan
• In this position I was responsible for the management of beer production to meet the requirements outlined on various production schedules. • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: Surpassed production targets from 2005-2008, Coordinated Fayrouz plant installation and production launch, Process modification I initiated: Fayrouz wort and filtration line separation, Direct Dearated Water production for Fayrouz half-product blending without a buffer tank thereby increasing BBT capacity and flexibility by 10%, Optimization of legend stout cooling by direct centrifugation to FST before filtration, NORIT water infection control. • I co-led the training and education pillar through 3 successful step change audits and established a competence gap reduction database. I acquired key auditing skills and competency development through competence gap reduction methodology (CGR)
Management Trainee
Nigerian Breweries Plc
February 2003 - May 2004 (1 year 4 months)
Kaduna
Kaduna
• During position I was on training and carried out relief duty as a brewing manager • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: My brewing team surpassed production targets from 2003, won quality award, I acquired the brew-technical and management skills required for managing malting, raw material intake, and wort and beer production. I also learnt the design and implementation of production schedules, cost and process optimization programs.
Research Officer
Nigerian Institute for Trypanasomiasis Research, Kaduna
March 2002 - November 2002 (9 months)
Kaduna
Kaduna
• In this position, I reviewed literature with respect to Trypanosomiasis and Onchocercaisis and conduct research with the view to finding a vaccine for prevention. • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: I acquired skills on designing and conducting research using various scientific methodologies.
Lab Technologist/Quality Superintendent
Nigerian Bottling Company (Coca Cola-Hellenic),
November 1998 - February 2003 (4 years 3 months)
Kaduna
Kaduna
• I managed, the planning and enforcement of adherence to all quality standards and procedures, review of quality trends and lead in quality initiatives on 3 packaging lines. • Skills acquired and achievements in this position: I was involved in the successful installation and operation of a fully automated Water treatment plant, Silver-mix beverage processor installation and operation, Process Systems Management (PSM) Implementation in Kaduna plant. I acquired skill with respect to TQM implementation.

Additional information

Referees
Fred Chiazor- Regulatory Affairs Director, Coca Cola Nigeria Limited Isabelle Winter- Product Development Director, Group LVMH Kemi Ajasa- Regulatory Affairs Manager, Nestle
Certificates, Courses, Trainings
2015 – 2015 Bureau Veritas– Lead Auditor in Quality Management Systems. 2014 – 2014 Engagement Through Leadership Style 2014 – 2014 Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS) – Lead Auditor in Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems based on OHSAS 18001. 2014 – 2014 Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS) – Lead Auditor in Environmental Management System based on ISO 14001. 2014 – 2014 Bureau Veritas – Lead Auditor in Food Safety Management Systems based on ISO 22000. Specialties: Regulatory Affairs and Compliance Management Supply Chain Management Total productive management (TPM) with regard to PQ, AM and T&E pillars Process Improvement Engineering (PKE-Quality) Food Safety management System/HACCP (ISO 22000) Quality Management System (9001) Environmental Management System (ISO 14001) Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001) Laboratory Management System Training Management using Competence Gap Reduction (CGR) Packaging Quality Assurance Packaging material supplier auditing
About Me
I am passionate about regulatory and management systems because they are the bedrock for corporate sustainability. I love to read and do motivational speaking. I am married to Ronke E Adoga and we have four lovely children (2 boys and 2 girls)