Supplier Quality Leader

Warwickshire Permanent
  • Working for one of the most iconic brands in the world
  • Degree in an engineering subject or equivalent

About Our Client

Our client is a blue chip globally known automotive manufacturer.

Job Description

  • Strong supplier management throughout the life cycle of parts from supplier selection through part introduction, serial manufacture, and warranty.
  • Technical ability within commodity and functional area.
  • Experienced in:
  • Supplier Auditing for selection and continuous improvement purposes.Conducting supplier process control audits.

  • Part and process development utilising tools such as DFMEA, PFMEA, Measurement System Analysis, Value Stream Analysis, Control Plan & work instructions.
  • New part introduction through APQP methods or equivalent.
  • Managing suppliers to deliver PAPP in a timely manner.
  • Supplier performance monitoring to drive continuous improvement.
  • Drawing and CAD analysis and investigation.
  • Measurement and data analysis (part and process).

  • A strong record of accomplishment in problem solving through structured techniques and Quality Tools.
  • Lead concern resolution across multiple suppliers to ensure robust timely closure.
  • A key influencing member within commodity teams to deliver Quality.

The Successful Applicant

  • Proven experience of managing suppliers to deliver the quality requirements through the life cycle of a part
  • Knowledge of Quality tools and techniques
  • Experienced problem solver
  • The ability to self-manage and work under pressure to deliver and thrive in an ever-changing and dynamic environment
  • Proven ability to lead cross-functional team meetings to define clear improvement action plans and close-out in a timely manner.
  • High degree of numeracy and knowledge of statistical techniques
  • Degree in an engineering subject or equivalent.
  • Member of appropriate professional body
  • Experts within Chassis, Electrical, Tubs and Body or Exterior/Interior

What's on Offer

Our client welcomes the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of your education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, colour, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs. Our client celebrates diversity and are seeking applicants who can bring something different.

Rebecca Rhodes
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Phone number
+44 113 243 7761

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Rebecca Rhodes
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7761
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