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Senior Quality Manager

Location: 

Ormond Beach, FL, US

Req ID:  2728
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Plans organize and direct the essential functions of quality activities in support of plant production. Coordinates the quality activities of all operational departments and suppliers. Reports to the Director of Quality, and collaborates closely with the Managers of Development, Manufacturing, Marketing, and Administration.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Participating in establishing plant quality objectives with manufacturing management.
  • Utilize computer systems for managing the quality units (e-Performance, SAP, Minitab, Microsoft, etc.).
  • Guides colleague development and technical and behavioral growth.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.
  • Minimize the risk and exposure to non-conformances and compliance gaps.
  • Oversight of all quality investigations to ensure timely closure.
  • Conduct Management Reviews of the Quality Management System.
  • Plans executes and evaluates continuous improvement in quality and process control.
  • Assures that corrective actions are taken to eliminate the causes of non-conforming products.
  • Determines and reports the principal cause of failures and non-conformance.
  • Monitors the quality capability of suppliers and assures that their quality systems are effective.
  • Calibrate and maintain the gages and instruments used to monitor the processor to measure the product quality.
  • Conducts complaints investigations, reports causes of customer dissatisfaction, and promotes corrective actions for both domestic and international affiliates.
  • Ensure that organizational systems and training are in place.
  • Ensuring that documentation and design controls are appropriate for the organization.
  • Manage the quality work environment (office areas, set guidelines for supplies, establish work hours, dress attire, housekeeping standards, etc.).
  • Attend leadership meetings to represent the quality group.
  • Elevate quality issues above the Plant Director.

 

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Directly supervises quality team
  • Quality Management Representative for ISO9001 and/or government regulators.
  • Provides input and manages against a planned budget.
  • Verifies through Internal Audits that the quality system is effective.
  • Develops and causes the implementation of strategies relating to the quality of product design and manufacture.
  • Establishes policies and provides leadership and direction on quality issues to Operations and RD&E.
  • Directs the development of quality standards that realistically reflect customer requirements.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BS, MS or MBA required.  Technical discipline preferred.
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in quality related jobs. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong verbal/written communication 
  • Strong organizational, prioritizing and follow up skills; attention to details
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and display a sense of urgency.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, with minimal supervision, meets deadlines and interacts with a variety of personnel and contacts.
  • Ability to think and act, with minimal supervision, to make decisions.
  • Knowledge of statistics

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Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.


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