Head of Global Quality Assurance and Management
ValueOne is recruiting a Head of Global Quality Assurance and Management for our customer ROL Ergo in Jönköping. The person we are looking for should have a solid background in quality work from the floor and up to managerial position and be accustomed to the methods, standards and tools within the field of quality. Does it sound like you? Then ROL Ergo can offer you a challenging position in an international company where you will be responsible for the company´s quality work along its entire supply chain from supplier to end customer.
ROL is a globally privately held company with a rich history dating back to 1985. ROL offers a range of products and services that enable inspiring and integrated environments where we live, work, shop and socialize.
Today, ROL offers, among other things, self-developed software and hardware solutions to manage and analyze different types of spaces and resources, in offices, in retail, public environments and more, ergonomically optimized office furniture and store concept solutions. ROL products are offered globally both through our own sales organization but also through distributors and have a turnover of approximately SEK 2 billion and have over 900 employees in 10 different countries.The role
The role as Head of Global Quality Assurance and Management means that you will be responsible for ROL Ergo´s quality work along its entire supply chain from supplier to end customer at all the group's production facilities. The responsibility also involves leading and developing the company's entire quality staff and that all external and internal requirements are met before the product reaches the customer. You report to the Head of Operation and is part of the management team in OQ. Since the role involves some travel a driver´s license is a must.
- Represent the ROL Group (OQ stakeholders) in all Quality matters.
- Manage Quality projects in the OQ, sometimes together with suppliers and/or customers.
- Follow up on Quality target results and propose ways of mitigating them if needed.
- Involvement in the voice of the customer pushing initiatives through the OQ.
- Organize strengths and weaknesses of each site’s quality teams and develop a group level quality program.
- Summon and lead recurring Quality meetings.
- Start-up of new projects (in consultation with closest manager).
- Reduce cost of Quality deviations.
- Maintain specified budget targets for each project.
The ideal person for this position must have a master´s degree or similar in the field of quality. You have probably held a similar role before (at least five years) and is well-acquainted with the methods, standards and tools that the work requires. You have a long and solid experience from quality work in an at multi-site and international companies as well as experience from the automotive, furniture or shopfitting industry.
The role requires understanding of supplier quality and quality control and experience in quality assurance with an emphasis on program development/program management. The role also demands understanding of big data and ability to use statistical software i.e. Minitab.
The position means that you will communicate with all levels at ROL Group. A high level of communication skills is therefore desired and fluency in English, oral and written is a must. Swedish is desired. Any other European language is beneficial. Furthermore, a thorough knowledge of Excel and ERP, IFS or equal, is valuable.
Your personal qualities are important to succeed in the role. You have a sound understanding of business and a genuine technical understanding. Well-developed analytical skills and a creative problem solving ability is an advantage. Since this is a managerial role well-developed leadership skills is a prerequisite for success. Additionally we value a high level of communication and relationship building skills.Application
We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply through our webpage at: [ Link removed ] as soon as possible. Feel free to contact Olof Widmark at
ValueOne are specialists in supply chain management, purchasing and logistics. We offer our customers services in three business areas: interim logistics and procurement consultants, recruitment of buyers and logisticians, as well as development of our customers’ supply chain operations in terms of strategies, models, methods, processes, structure, and competence.
Job ID: valueone2155