SQI Assistant Manager, GPL Food Preservation, Group Purchasing
Full Time
Rayong, Thailand

A Typical Day

  • First contact for Supplier Quality in Product Line for assigned business area
  • Support purchasing in evaluating current & new suppliers for business awards
  • Support purchasing with “Value Based Sourcing” activities by evaluating supplier proposed process flow and FMEA & providing appropriate rankings.
  • Support R&D for part approval with supplier cross plants, input to and feedback from suppliers
  • Support R&D with Process knowledge
  • Manage supplier process development for new parts to ensure quality & readiness.
  • Focus on Prevention, PFMEA, PCP, PPAP documentation, Supplier readiness for SOP
  • Project manage overall New program/Large program product launch from supplier quality standpoint.
  • Create and Follow up Supplier action list for Product Line
  • Create and Follow up Audit plan, Process audits and Follow-up based on Projects, SB activities or audit requests
  • Ongoing improvements of PPM and SCR
  • Strong support for Quality problem solving in collaboration with Quality
  • Cross plant support for prevention and firefighting activities
  • Lead and Drive Supplier Quality improvements
  • Build a good relationship with Quality, local SQI, R&D and Purchasing
  • Establish and drive activities to achieve the planned results.
  • Provide input and feedback for Sourcing board decisions
  • Create clear reporting on targets and follow up
  • Monthly reporting about status and next steps, use trend lines and graphs to show progress or deterioration
  • Escalate Q problems into Quality and Purchasing team if no progress or no willingness from supplier
  • Communicate via verbal and written methods to report activities to SQI leadership in business area and globally.
  • Provide support to other product lines (HOT & WET) as needed

Minimum Qualification

Who You Are

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field
  • 7-10 years of experience in Quality/Supplier Quality/Supplier Development roles
  • Experience in Electronics (circuit boards, wire harnesses, electronic assembly) preferred.
  • Experience in Auditing manufacturing sites (ISO, Process, GSQA, etc.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of quality tools (APQP, FMEA, PCP, Process capability, CpK, etc.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of problem-solving tools (8D, DMAIC, Ishikawa diagram, etc.)
  • CQE/CQM/Six Sigma Certification preferred.


Core Competencies

  • Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
  • With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
  • You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions. You can manage changing priorities with ease.
  • You keep the consumer and customer front of mind, bringing an outside-in perspective to encouraging cross-collaboration, utilizing diversity and encouraging open feedback.
  • You can manage changing priorities with ease.


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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'