Senior Manager II, Quality and Technical Process Control

Job Description

Title: Senior Manager II, Quality and Technical Process Control

Company Name: WMGS Bangladesh Private Limited

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ University - 4-year degree/Bachelors
∎ University - Masters
∎ Area : Scientific or Engineering discipline

Experience Requirements:
∎ 7 to 10 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Primary Purpose of Org. Unit :
∎ The quality process begins with product development, ranging from product & packaging to merchandising integrity & customer shelf appeal. The production is inspected in the factories to ensure compliance to Wal-Mart`s quality standards and samples of all products are tested by independent third party laboratories to verify compliance with appropriate regulations at the national and local levels of the retail market.
∎ Responsible for the delivery of the quality assurance of products for specific categories, including meeting all Wal-Mart safety & quality requirements
∎ Organizational Relationship
∎ What is the position of the supervisor? - Senior Director II, Product Compliance and Quality Operations
∎ What is the position of the functional supervisor? - Vice President, Hub Leader
∎ How many direct reports? - 4 to 8
∎ Contacts:
∎ External: Suppliers & Factories - Management level
∎ Internal: Technical & Commercial associates in GP & retail markets - Senior Management level
∎ Third party test laboratories, audit & inspection
∎ Career Ladder : Director MQE

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Primary Purpose of Position:
∎ Responsible for managing products in specific categories, suppliers & factories so as to meet Wal-Mart's commitment to selling only safe, legal products which meet our customers' expectations.
∎ Includes managing a team of Merchandise Quality Engineers, working with factories and suppliers to assure right quality and Wal-Mart's sustainability expectations.
∎ Influence strategy of the overall MQE group as well as respective sourcing teams, provide mentorship and training to MQEs, cross functional teams, and suppliers/factories.
∎ Essential Functions of the Job:
∎ Development and implementation of strategic & operational plans so as to provide quality assured product which meet WalMart's corporate policies, rules, standards, national regulations and product briefs.
∎ Self and team, are to conduct all necessary QA activities prior to and during product selection, product development, production in order to identify quality issues early and 'build in' right quality at the beginning of a products life cycle.
∎ Self and team, proactive involvement in factory audit / selection / improvement; in the production and agreement of specifications; reviewing performance, compliance with WalMart's standards, and testing certification.
∎ Provide technical leadership to WGS for a varied range of products, suppliers & factories, in multiple locations, for a wide range of products.
∎ Specific Duties and Accountabilities of the Job:
∎ Management of a team of technical specialists, including their performance, capability and personal development.
∎ Responsibility for managing the quality of products in area of responsibility from 'end-to-end' of the development and manufacturing process - ensuring that products are safe, meet the legal requirements of the country it is being shipped to and meets country performance requirements. Products under area of responsibility to be correctly assessed, certified, specified (including sealed samples & product specifications) and Inspection criteria to be available prior to shipment.
∎ Review buying briefs with sourcing and merchandising Associates and conduct pre-production meetings with suppliers and factories for major projects and whenever possible.
∎ Responsible for working with factories and suppliers to improve factory operations, capability and product quality. This includes carrying out factory pre-audit visits to review factory capability, suitability and capacity.
∎ Carry out returns and complaint analysis, including investigating specific quality issues, identifying risk, root cause and putting in place corrective actions and future preventative measures where necessary. This includes producing concise management reports and Wal-Mart communication.
∎ In conjunction with buying country Associates prepare standard operating procedures, process and protocol documents.
∎ Lead and align MQE group process standardization, streamlining, and improvement .
∎ Assume additional responsibilities and performs special projects as needed or directed

Additional Requirements:
∎ Experience in a retail buying office and a knowledge of product manufactory processes
∎ Proven management shills
∎ Technical expertise in area of product responsibility and able to teach team to broaden capability and product knowledge.
∎ Analytical and problem solving ability.
∎ Business and commercial understanding.
∎ High integrity and business ethics.
∎ Excellent communication skills.
∎ Good spoken and written English.
∎ Able to manage complexity and multiple tasks / projects.
∎ Team Player
∎ Able and willing to travel as required.

Salary: Negotiable

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 26 Jun 2021

Company Information:
∎ 27 May 2021
∎ WMGS Bangladesh Private Limited
∎ Address : Bay’s Edgewater (4th Floor), Plot # NE (N) 12, North Avenue | Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1212 | Bangladesh

Category: Garments/Textile