Global Supplier Quality Lead (Automotive Manufacturing)

Job Title: Global Supplier Quality Lead (Automotive Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HT110792_1626356709
Contact Name: Choo Hui Ting
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2021 21:45

Job Description

Our client is a global Specialty Manufacturing business. They are market leaders in their field with customised solutions, and its reputable market position in maintaining high quality supply chain and quality management capabilities. The company takes pride in ensuring optimized end-to-end operations management to achieve maximized customer satisfaction in Asia and beyond.

They are currently on an active look out for a suitable candidate as Global Supplier Quality Lead (Automotive Manufacturing). He/she will be the critical point of contact in terms of ensuring effective re-design and stabilisation of Global Supplier Quality Standards to align with global customer expectations and strategies, as a strategic individual contributor.

Reporting to the Global Quality Head, this position will be focusing on the below:

  • Subject Matter Expert to ensure effective emphasis on product defect preventive programs in place, so as to enable reduction in variation and waste
  • Actively involved in initiating and conducting detailed technical root cause analysis with suppliers concerned to minimise production downtime, and drive prompt corrective actions where required
  • Ensure optimal supplier quality capabilities by means of strategic qualification of existing and new direct material suppliers to ensure maximum compliance to Automotive global standards
  • Spearhead and introduce required supplier quality improvement strategies to ascertain high quality management and performance

Candidate Profile
Singapore * Permanent

  • Bachelor's Degree with at least 8 - 10 years of relevant experience in managing regional or global Quality Strategies in a high volume manufacturing environment
  • Acquired experiences and good understanding of international Supplier Quality regulations
  • Proven track record in developing global complex quality framework, specific to the Automotive business and beyond
  • Experienced in the IATF16949 standards and conducting VDA.3 process audits etc
  • Excellent solution-oriented mind set and to eloquently communicate new strategies to relay and/or drive process improvements across a global organisation to important global stakeholders
  • Good at multi-tasking and comfortable with adherence to tight project timelines
  • Good understanding of SAP and equivalent ERP system is highly preferred

Singapore Employment Agency Licence No: 16S8069

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