Quality Manager for Materials Suppliers #57015

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Evansville, IN
$90,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jun 16, 2017
Job ID
Materials Supplier Quality Manager, up to $110K plus bonus, Evansville, IN area.
  • Improve sourced materials by investigating supplier quality issues;
  • Developing supplier capabilities;
  • Mandarin, Chinese, or Vietnamese language skills preferred;
  • Working with other departments and managers to identify, monitor, and prioritize supplier improvement needs;
  • Serving as the central point of contact for addressing supplier quality issues;
  • Assisting with the executing of a develop/maintain/exit strategy throughout the supply base;
  • Overseeing the supplier charge back process;
  • Visiting suppliers;
  • Coordinating manufacturing trials and performance testing.
Education:   4-year degree required; Business, Engineering, Industrial Technology, or related disciplines preferred.
Required Skills:
  • 7+ years of experience as a Quality Manager, Supplier Quality Engineer, or Manufacturing Engineer with a Quality emphasis;
  • Must have product launch experience;
  • Significant experience in managing teams, including non-direct reports;
  • Experience in employee selection and performance evaluation;
  • Experience with Lean and Six Sigma deployment strongly preferred;
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Mandarin, Chinese, or Vietnamese bilingual skills preferred;
  • Ability to travel 50-60%.