Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Extra Personnel are currently recruiting on behalf of a Tier 1 Automotive Supplier based in Banbury

Main purpose of a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer: To support the Purchasing & Supplier Quality Team in delivering a fully ready and approved supply of specified parts at launch & pre-launch phases of New Product Introductions. Daily Supplier Quality problem solving and countermeasures (8D process)

Main duties:

Launch the APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) process with nominated suppliers for all new components, materials or sub-contract services.
Maintain regular APQP reviews and act upon or escalate any identified concerns.
Support the Supplier in ensuring that the APQP process is fully delivered in a professional fashion according to timing plan and Project expectations.
Establish and communicate quality targets for suppliers applicable during the development and ongoing series production.
Provide KPI data to demonstrate Supplier quality management.
Maintain and Manage the companies online Supplier Quality Portals (eRFX. QPF)
Manage 3rd party inspection services and on-site suppliersResponsibilities:

Point of contact for Plant Supplier quality concerns. (Stock sorts, NCMR, Cost recovery, 8D process)
Ensure timely presentation by suppliers of PSW/ PPAP submissions and evidence files including run at rate events.
Create and manage supplier readiness /safe launch plan for new model introduction
Manage and conduct Supplier Audits according to IATF / Magna standards
Manage the Customer B2B portal to achieve timely input of 8D responses
8D Root cause analysis management, both Internal and Customer / OEM levels.
Manage and improve the companies process and result
Support Buyers in connection with New Supplier selection and production transfersSkills & Experience required for the position of Senior Supplier Quality Engineer:

Time management and prioritisation skills. Self motivated
Be able to influence key personnel in the Supplier's new project delivery teams
Be able to understand Specifications and Quality deliverables
Full driving licence and availability to travel to suppliers including those in Europe
Be able to construct status reports (data management) and initiate corrective actions. Management reporting Competence in XL / PPT is essential
Candidate must have automotive supplier quality management experience and understand APQP / PPAP processQualifications required to be considered for the Senior Supplier Quality Engineer: Engineering / Quality related qualifications, HND, Degree, NVQ, CQ1

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