Reference : 567242

Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Purchasing
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/01/2019

Who are we ?

Supplier Quality Engineer

Location – Flitwick, Bedfordshire

Salary - £30,000 to £33,000

Closing Date – 6/12/2019

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial?
The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Supplier Quality Engineer opportunity based in Flitwick, Bedfordshire.

How will you support us?

This role is working with Weber where you will be responsible for driving improvement in supplier performance, auditing sites travel is required and occasional travel International. You will maintain an up to date database of supplier data including supplier certification, raw material, and factored goods.

In the role as a Supplier Quality Engineer you will;

• Extract and analyse supplier data and presents score card to suppliers. Works with suppliers, Weber quality team and Weber supply chain to continuously improve supplier performance.
• Maintains supplier capability report.
• Support the Supplier Non-Conformance (SNC) process and the quality assurance team in supplier audits.
• Support the manufacturing control team (MCT) in forecasting to support supplier capability process.
• Works with Weber marketing team to develop and manage a process for purchasing best practice for the introduction of packaging for finished goods, and for factored goods.
• Works with weber quality team to develop and support a process for ensuring quality of factored goods including supply specifications and supplier audits.

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

In order to be successful in this role, you must be;

• Experienced in analysing data and providing reports on the analysis of the data.
• Experience and understanding of ISO9001 and AF9000
• Experience of SAP and strong Excel knowledge (including pivot capability, knowledge of logic and look-up/reference functions, and chart skills)
• Methodical and detail oriented, organised and able to complete tasks comprehensively in advance. 
• Able to influence at all levels of the business.
• Able to build relationships with suppliers in order to improve Weber business performance.

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including;

• Bonus
• Excellent Retirement Savings Plan with additional Life Cover increasing employer contributions with service
• Employee Recognition Scheme – Recognise & Reward
• Learning & Development opportunities via our online portal from day one
• 33 days’ holiday (including bank holidays), rising to 34 days at five years’ service
• Staff discounts on all UK Saint-Gobain brands!
• Share Scheme

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Weber this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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