Supplier Quality Manager (China)
At Geomiq, we’re inspired every day by our customers and teammates.
Geomiq is the UK’s leading Digital Manufacturing Marketplace. An innovative B2B MaaS (Manufacturing as a Service) platform and Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered system that connect buyers and sellers with unprecedented efficiency.
Conventional manufacturing is infamously challenging for companies both big and small. We’re tackling that head on by making reliable manufacturing methods instantly available to engineers all over the world through our digital platform. Empowering every one of our customers to create revolutionary products faster, Geomiq democratises access to transparent & predictable manufacturing.
If you're looking for a B2B tech scale-up selling into some of the world’s leading brands from BMW, Rolls Royce to Brompton Bikes & Google look no further (we have even supported space missions!)
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About the Team
Leaders from multiple backgrounds, our culture is friendly but incredibly fast paced – we are constantly challenging, testing and adapting the way we do things. We’re also really committed to working with integrity, doing the right thing, and building a company we are truly proud of. We’re growing super-fast but we also want to make sure that we are building a company on really solid foundations.
A revolutionary platform that completely digitises the existing process of quoting and ordering of custom manufactured parts whilst ensuring the highest operational and quality outcomes. Our main customers are Design Engineers, Mechanical Engineers and Procurement teams building the world’s most innovative products.
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About the Role
We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Supplier Quality Manager to join our team in China. The successful candidate will play a critical role in ensuring the quality and reliability of products sourced from our suppliers. This position involves conducting at-source inspections at various factories and working closely with suppliers to maintain and improve product quality standards.
At-Source Inspections: Conduct on-site inspections at supplier factories across China to verify product quality, consistency, and compliance with established standards for projects.
Supplier Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong working relationships with suppliers to ensure understanding and alignment on quality requirements and continuous improvement.
Quality Control: Implement quality control processes and procedures to assess and improve the quality of supplied products.
Issue Resolution: Work collaboratively with suppliers to address quality issues, provide feedback, and guide them in implementing corrective and preventive actions.
Continuous Improvement: Identify areas for process improvement within the supply chain, and contribute to the development and execution of quality improvement initiatives.
Travel: Travel will be around 80% of the role where you will be travelling to suppliers in and around Shenzhen & Guangdong
Reporting: Prepare regular reports and present them to management, highlighting quality performance and recommending actions.
What Are We Looking For?
- Fluent in speaking and written English and Mandarin
- Experience with CNC machining or similar
- Experience in supplier quality management or manufacturing
- Experience in conducting at-source inspections and managing supplier relationships as this is the biggest part of the role
- Proficiency in using quality control tools
- Excellent communication
- A valid driver's licence and access to a car for travel to supplier locations
- Familiarity with ISO9001 and ISO13485 and other relevant quality standards is a plus
This position is working remotely/from home
- Daily visits around Shenzhen and Guangdong area of China are required
- Initial 1-year contract with a potential for extension
- Competitive rates
- Subsidised travel costs
If you are a self-motivated, quality-focused professional with a proven track record in supplier quality management, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
我们的(部门主管)来自不同的背景，我们的文化友好但非常快节奏 - 我们不断挑战，测试和调整我们的工作方式。我们也非常致力于以诚信的方式工作，做正确的事情，并建立我们真正引以为傲的公司。我们增长(快速)，但我们也希望确保我们是在坚实的基础上建立公司。