Sidel is looking for a Supplier Development Engineer to join a Global Team in our headquarter based in Parma.
Foster the growth of the Supplier main industrial operation processes and know how in order to achieve higher suppliers performance levels:
In the manufacturing, assembly and final testing areas
In the logistic flows and warehouses
In the safety, quality and environment systems development
Drive suppliers on the continuous improvement journey, through:
Methods and competence gaps identification,
Teaching and coaching the supplier resources,
Consolidating best practices trough "on the job" assistance at supplier site.
Ensure proper qualification of new suppliers and continuously monitor performance of suppliers via balanced score cards
Drive the APQP/PPAP creation by the supplier and confirm its validation within the Sidel new supply qualification process
Minimum 5 years in Supplier Quality Assurance and
Performance Development in an international
Manufacturing environment, preferably automotive or aerospace
Polyvalence in the career path covering
Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, Logistics and Quality Assurance roles
Successful track record of developing poor performance supplier to a company standard
Proven application skills in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies in several companies differentiated both in term of size, family owned to multinationals, and with different manufacturing structures, from process industries to Engineering to Order businesses.
Master Degree or equivalent
University degree in Engineering with additional quality certificates (i.e. TS16949)
Proven Lean / WCM /6 Sigma proficiency training programs (Lean Accademy, 6 Sigma Black/Green Belt)
English & Italian (Proficiency Level)
Fluency in French and/or Chinese is a plus