Supplier Quality Specialist

Job Title: Supplier Quality Specialist
Location: Galway
REF: 123519
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

Supplier Quality Specialist
Due to rapid expansion, our client seeks an experienced Supplier Quality Specialist who will act an Incoming Quality representative with vendors on all incoming materials.

The successful candidate will manage supplier selection and evaluation, material qualification, supplier performance and receiving inspection. Ideal candidate will identify and drive quality improvements through project management initiatives.

Responsibilities for Supplier Quality Specialist:
Support within new product development, operational, or system/services support.
Provides focused quality engineering support within new product development, operational, or system/services support.
Contributes to the development, maintenance and improvements of supplier quality policies and procedures.
Provides guidance to Purchasing and Engineers in applying supplier quality system requirements.
Reviews and approves all material and component specification drawings.
Provides engineering guidance to inspection area, including statistical analysis, measurement techniques and documentation.
Assesses supplier capabilities through direct visits, technical discussions and quality system audits.
Contributes to and participates in Material Review Boards.
Contributes and participates in supplier performance reviews.
Evaluates and establishes Supplied Data Agreements with suppliers.

Requirements for Supplier Quality Specialist:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science or Quality Assurance, min HETAC level 8
3+ years’ experience in an Engineering / Quality role in a Health Care environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Certified Quality Auditor is highly desirable.

Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / /

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.