Supplier Quality Development Pofessional

Recruiter
Taskmaster
Location
County Durham
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Purpose:

To deal with the Supplier Quality Development for GT Group

Job Description

* Must be willing to travel worldwide to visit suppliers for about 40% of the time (for which expenses will be paid)
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Planning and realization of supplier audits in line with central strategy and according to the VDA 6.3 and PSA rules
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Escalation and solution of issues related to the supply chain (suppliers) with target to assure the serial deliveries for final customers
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Management of new components release process (component PPAPs management)
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Cooperation on supplier evaluation process in cooperation with central PUR organization and CoC PUR organization
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Manage evidence of capabilities study results for SC/CC suppliers characteristic
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Manage quality supplier related internal procedures according to KB/GT rules and ISO TS (IATF) rules
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Manage keeping KB/GT KPI targets - supported with monthly reporting of fulfillment - if KPI's not fulfilled set-up the correct countermeasures
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Defines semi-product quality specifications and requirements, and qualifies and approves potential suppliers, in cooperation with purchasing department
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Defines quality planning of semi-products, and conducts inspection and approval
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Conducts workshops at suppliers
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Constantly monitors quality performance and liaises with defined suppliers to keep quality standards on a high level
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Initiates escalation process for qualification, if appropriate
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May provide advice for suppliers on design of semi-products
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Supports complaint management regarding supplier problems
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Performs regular reporting of audit, project and workshop results as well as local quality reports
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Manages concessions for suppliers for whom we have not received products within the exact specification

Skills/experience

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Must have a quality management or technical qualification or equivalent
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Must have 5 years' previous experience in a similar role
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Must have knowledge of automotive industry norms such as ISO TS (IATF) rules
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Must have knowledge of the following quality standards/methods: FMEA, 8D and PPAP
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Will ideally have knowledge of audit management VDA 6.3 rules
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Must have excellent English language skills and be computer literate