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Quality Director-Asia

Job ID: 48744
Job Views: 19,336
Location: China Other, Shandong
Job Category: Machinery & Parts
Employment Type: Full time
Posted: 2016-07-12 10:33:57


Quality & Supply Quality

Job Description

 Job Title:    Quality Director-Asia

Reports to:  VP Operations Asia & GM; VP Quality Global

Supervises: 20-30

Location:     Shanghai City


Essential Functions:

  • Lead all Quality Management System initiatives
  • Develop high performing teams through motivating team members, developing goals and objectives, supporting the necessary resource requirements and coaching employees
  • Demonstrate through leadership, commitment to the principles of “Continuous Improvement” Challenge the current approach to product and process quality assurance to creatively plan and implement initiatives to improve the overall performance
  • Represent Group Quality to the customers, both internal and external to the organization
  • Direct the Quality Organization, lead and develop the Quality Engineering support function ensuring competent personnel are engaged to support each responsible plant
  • Minimize waste through communizing processes throughout the organization and ensure the use of appropriate company and customer procedures/documents. Develop, establish and implement IMS guideline for plants to follow, ensuring commonality in methods, including physical testing and quality measurements where appropriate
  • Ensure an effective process to identify issues, assign resources and drive permanent corrective actions of all product/process issues, including those that occur internally, at customer locations, and in the field
  • Audit all plant quality systems for deficiencies and ensure plants’ quality managers implement appropriate corrective actions. Monitor results of the audits and report results and recommendations to the VP Asia and CQO regarding suitability and effectiveness
  • Support APQP to implement product changes and develop new products
  • Improve profitability of organization by designing/processing for quality and eliminating inspection waste.
  • Develop and maintain a Supplier Development strategy, including plans and projects for high-risk suppliers, in support of the Quality/Purchasing Team. Effective control and management of APQP and Supplier Development activities, in support of achieving Purchasing cost down targets and levels of supplier performance
  • Support functional managers to ensure that all regulations specific to Health & Safety and Environment standards are adhered to
  • Support the Warranty reduction process driven by Engineering
  • Lead field action investigations to minimize financial impact to organization
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills to interface with executive management and create and present complex materials to internal and external senior management
  • Has overall responsibility for laboratory management and testing i.e. design verification, production validation and in process testing 

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business or other related technical field, or equivalent years of related experience with Quality Engineering Certification.
  • Minimum eight years’ experience managing quality programs as well as cross functional teams within a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong customer orientation and problem solving skills demonstrated at all levels.
  • Proven project management and automotive industry experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to work effectively with others.
  • Strong knowledge of quality management systems, such as ISO14000, TS16949 and other applicable standards. Working knowledge of PPAP, APQP, FMEA, MSA, SPC, GD&T and quality analysis software
  • Good oral and written communication skills to persuasively communicate with various functions and levels