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Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

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    Skelmersdale, Lancashire

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    £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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    Christina Tatlow-Emms

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    [email protected]

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    6 months ago

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I am looking for a new Senior Supplier Quality Engineer to join my clients global manufacturing organisation. Providing high quality, innovative products and services that exceed the expectations of our customers. As a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer, you will lead a team dedicated to improving satisfaction through product and process improvement.

You will have a comprehensive supplier quality management background, ideally from manufacturing sector. Experience of PPAP, NPD, Supplier Development alongside general quality tools & techniques and previous success in managing teams.

*Sustainable improvement of the supplier performances to meet the quality and business objectives of the products and services
*Supports new product introductions and sourcing changes
*Responsible for developing the suppliers to improve performance
*Supplier validation, on boarding and associated tasks
*Manage a team of 4
*Supplier Assessment and Validation
*New Supplier On-Boarding
*Supplier Audits and Improvement
*Emerging Issues On-Site Support, Problems Solving and Sustainable Solution
*Supplier SPQP
*NPI Activities
*At a supplier level, local suppliers as well as global suppliers
*Demonstrate business acumen and agility in working within a matrix and cross-functional environment to proactively and reactively address supplier quality, service, delivery and other critical supply issues;
*Ability to understand and work within diverse cultural landscape and close organizational levels to seek opportunities for improvement and leverage resources for problem resolution.
*Good judgment for escalation process.
*Structured approach like 8D for problem solving engagement, communication and

Knowledge Required
*Comprehensive supplier quality management background, ideally from manufacturing sector
*Experience of PPAP, NPD, Supplier Development alongside general quality tools & techniques Managing successful teams (this role will manage 4 people)
*Quality system
*Audits and suppliers' assessments
*Control Plan, Quality plan
*SCAR or / and SPAR processes
*PPAP processes
*Change management
*Lean and 6 sigma tools - continuous improvement
*Compliance and regulation awareness

*Certified lead auditor or supporting experience
*Higher Level Qualification in Engineering or Manufacturing Discipline
*Qualified in Quality Management or Chartered Quality Professional

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process