Leads the Supplier Engineering function for all manufacturing sites in AP and provides oversight of all suppliers into these plants in regards to quality performance, delivered to the plants. Main target is to develop suppliers to meet company high standard.
Leads the continuous improvements of suppliers performance with focus on their (and their tier two suppliers) manufacturing processes, stiving for"zero defects" in the delivered quality performance.
Leads the continuous improvements of processes, methods, tools and organizational capabilities within the Supplier Engineering function, striving for minimized risk exposure and "zero defects" in manufacturing and supply of products and services.
Leads the identification and implementation of preventive quality improvment actions in products and services provided by the organization.
Leads the daily work in the Supplier Engineering function in AP through a network organization with the supplier engineering resources in the plants
5+ years experience from advanced international supplier(quality) engieering management in automative and medical device/Pharmaceutical manufacturing industry
10+ years experience from engienering related work in manufacturing or product develioment within several technologies (e.g.injection molding, plastics, metal, electronics, manual assembly, automation)
5+ years expereince international leadership/managment level role
Excellent knowledge and experience of Lean/6-Sigma and daily usage of this methodologies, such as statistical process control, control plans, TPM, 0-defect approach, 8D reports etc.