United States, Madison Heights, MI, United States, Chanhassen, MN, Adhesive Technologies

Regional Supplier Quality and Development Manager

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  • Henkel Adhesives, manage entire supplier base across Henkel Adhesives. Fulfill a wide spectrum of customer requirements across Henkel applications/industries. Implement supplier development strategy. Manage a contract manufacturing group to meet quality standards. Required to work on targeted group of suppliers where improvements are needed. Supported by a group of six, based on risk assessment, align with regional quality. Team of six supplier quality managers. 
  • Regional Supplier quality head who manages the north American supplier quality program/strategy.
  • To Implement Global Supplier Quality strategy at our suppliers as per plan
  • Engage with suppliers and work towards Supplier partnership
  • Build quality into supplier and ensure zero defect from suppliers
  • Support and deliver on the Supplier Evaluation and Performance management program
  • Work with cross functional team in onboarding new suppliers as per Business needs.
  • Run supplier audit and improvement program as per plan
  • Ensure compliance to Customer specific requirements as applicable
  • Roll out of Supplier Quality Assurance program
  • Supports MOC Process for Raw / Packaging / 3PM projects as defined in the procedure.
  • People development - Upskill people in the team and work on career progression with definite plans.
  • Work closely with Operations and Network quality to resolve issues in time.


  • Bachelor's Degree in an engineering, scientific or other technical discipline is required. 
  • 5+ years of experience in Supplier Quality Management and Development is required.
  • Good working knowledge on Quality Management Systems is required (ISO, IATF, GMP, etc.)
  • Quality Core Tools (APQP, PPAP)
  • Strong auditing skills required.
  • Ability to lead a team.
  • Stakeholder management skills.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

JOB ID: 22034258
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
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