At Panduit, Our People Make the Difference. We're looking for individuals who share our passion for innovation, diversity and inclusion, and sustainability.
What You Will Do
The Sr Mgr, Global Quality Systems, Tools, and Training leads the enhancement of our quality systems for world-class performance. Reporting to the VP, QEHS, this position is a key member of the QEHS leadership team, working across the company to achieve strategic quality objectives.
Provide a clear global view of QMS activity and health, optimizing certification structure, and addressing audit findings promptly.
Own the company's ISO Registrar relationship, leading external audit scheduling strategy for all Panduit locations, and managing the audit integrity program.
Drive QMS simplification and standardization for improved compliance and performance, identifying critical activities and developing subject matter experts.
Supervise a well-maintained document control system that communicates changes effectively.
Lead the progression of Advanced Quality Planning (AQP) and drive a consistent Cost of Quality methodology across all Panduit operations.
Organize and lead collaborative QEHS strategic and annual planning activities, facilitating frequent performance metric reviews for real-time data.
Lead the QEHS training organization, focusing on on-time training fulfillment and delivery effectiveness.
Develop relationships with professional organizations and practitioners to anticipate and potentially influence QMS technical direction and stay current with best practices.
What You Will Bring
Bachelor's degree in business or a STEM field (Master's desired, not required)
Minimum of 10 years collective experience in quality, manufacturing, supply chain, or engineering
Experience leading within a global multi-site manufacturing company
Demonstrated leadership of quality professionals
Broad knowledge and experience in quality assurance, operations, systems, and advanced quality planning (AQP/APQP)
Ability to build effective cross-boundary relationships in diverse environments
Experience in strategy planning, deployment, performance management, and business improvement
Embodies Panduit's Core values of quality, innovation, and integrity
Embraces cultural beliefs: earn trust, be focused, own results, think differently, collaborate, and simplify
Strong communicator with excellent written communication skills
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