Director Quality A&G

Ho Chi Minh City | Vietnam | Sourcing

Purpose:  

  • Leads and drives A&G quality strategy across the whole product supplier base.
  • Ensures the manufacturing standards of operations are consistently up to date accordingly to product quality needs.
  • Keeps communicating updates to all relevant parties and empowers and inspires the quality teams and all employees with the relentless target of manufacturing the most beautiful sport product.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the A&G Quality team globally to instil the right quality mindset in the execution of adidas product throughout the key relationships.
  • Drives manufacturing quality by providing guidelines which ensure the best product quality with consistent execution
  • Ensures on the ground the implementation of existing standards of operations and product quality requirements
  • Collaborate and provide support to “Advanced Creation Testing” (ACT) to ensure all testing standards and compliance policies are relevant, accurate and addresses the business requirements
  • Provide technical guideline and support to ACT on quality claim settlement to ensure quick decision.
  • Collaborate with LO Operation to identify, investigate and evaluate the root-cause, defect analysis and drive implementation of the corrective action-plan
  • Conducts factory audits ensuring production processes and quality management system are executed accordingly to the latest requirements
  • Ensure the latest A0-1 standard, product conformity and safety policies are communicated and implemented across all product suppliers
  • Represent and be the voice of A&G in cross-divisional and Headquarters quality alignment of processes and workshop activities

Key Relationships:

  • Advance Creation Testing team
  • Sourcing A&G management team
  • POPS Development teams
  • LO Operation Directors / Managers
  • Tier1 - Tier2 suppliers

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  1. Have a wide experience of quality management in similar industry
  2. Strong leadership skills and able to make quick decisions
  3. Ability to deal with conflict situations
  4. Ready to challenge status-quo
  5. Excel in communication

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications: 

  1. University degree in engineering/materials or related areas
  2. 10 years of work experience, preferably in  quality system and Asian manufacturing environment
  3. 5 years of people management experience
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The Facts

Jobtitle Director Quality A&G
Team Sourcing
Brand adidas
Location Ho Chi Minh City
Country Vietnam
Number 189909
Position Type Full time
Date Jan-22, 2019
Relocation no

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