Sr Manager, Supplier Quality Assurance Americas

EnerSys Inc   •  

Reading, PA

Industry: Manufacturing


8 - 10 years

Posted 125 days ago

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To guarantee a high level of training design, delivery and evaluation to support a best in class People Development Process for Quality Population. To spread Business Line Guidelines, Quality Standard Procedures aligned with a EnerSys Quality Culture.


  • Definition of Supplier Quality targets in conjunction with Purchasing and Plants and periodical monitoring of Supplier Quality performance (SQP) and deviations from targets
  • Monitor Supplier Quality Performances and follow up of action plans in case of deviation, with focus on top offender suppliers
  • Manage the development of new components, performing the analysis of potential risks and driving roadmaps in case of deviations from targets
  • Drive the qualification phase of new components to ensure a smooth SOP
  • Monitor action plans in case of issues coming from the Process Audits or deviations from targets of Run@Rate results, with risks for SOP or ramp up
  • Develop suppliers through evaluation of Supplier Panel in conjunction with Purchasing and according Suppliers Quality Assurance Corporate guidelines
  • Support Purchasing and R&D for the validation and introduction of new Suppliers
  • Promote and monitor application of NPI tools as Technical review, Program Review, Process validation during the development of a new project
  • Manage Quality claims in the Supply Chain, ensuring definition of Root Causes and appropriate action plans
  • Apply guidelines in the Global Supplier Quality Manual and monitor correct management of non quality costs estimation
  • Monitor and evaluate best practices, sharing them in the Supplier panel at Regional
  • Define and apply ASQA process, monitoring if suppliers meet requirements.
  • Support Manufacturing Quality to manage failures related to incoming components, arranging proper audits of supplier processes to focus root causes and ensuring the implementation of proper action plans.

Required Skills

  • Must have an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of programs (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to clearly communicate both written and orally when dealing with employees, customers, and outside vendors
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Foreign language skills (Spanish) a plus

Required Experience

7+ years of Supplier Quality Manager experience

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in a related discipline

Job Location Reading, Pennsylvania, United States Department Quality Position Type Full-Time/Regular