A leading industrial manufacturing, installation and service business is searching for an energetic Director of Quality to join their team. Based near Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ, the Director of Quality will be tasked with unifying and growing this department of 10, overseeing compliance programs, ensuring the success of new product launches, and continually driving process improvement.
This is a highly visible position within a global company that invests heavily in its programs and employees. In this faced paced, cross collaborative environment, the Director of Quality will work closely with multiple department heads as well as engage with various stakeholders of the business.
Develop a culture of Quality compliance and collaboration across the North American businesses and supply chain
Drive improvement programs to increase quality across all elements of the business
Liaise with plant managers, head of Supply Chain, R&D, and Purchasing for problem solving activities
Ensure that all new products are developed and released according to schedule
Monitor supplier performance and drive escalation within supply chain
Mentor and develop a team of innovative and engaged leaders within the Quality group
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or another related technical field
10+ years’ experience, 5+ years within Quality and Process management
5 years of experience within Supply Chain Quality Management or Production
Quality management accreditations (e.g., ISO 9001, Six Sigma Green/Black Belt, etc.)
Excellent people management skills with the ability to influence decision makers