A packaging company specializing in providing innovative packaging solutions for the cosmetics industry, with a strong commitment to quality, innovation, and sustainability, we are seeking an accomplished Director of Corporate Quality to lead our quality assurance and improvement efforts across our global operations based in Germany. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, you will be responsible for developing and executing the company's corporate quality strategy, driving continuous improvement, and fostering a culture of quality excellence.
- Develop and execute a comprehensive corporate quality strategy that aligns with the company's objectives and enhances product quality and safety.
- Lead quality operations at multiple international locations, ensuring adherence to corporate quality standards and regulatory requirements.
- Manage and mentor a high-performing global quality team, providing guidance, development opportunities, and fostering a culture of quality excellence.
- Ensure compliance with international quality and safety regulations, certifications, and industry-specific standards, with a focus on cosmetics packaging.
- Establish and manage global quality processes, including quality control, quality assurance, risk management, and continuous improvement initiatives.
- Collaborate with suppliers to establish and maintain quality standards for incoming materials and components used in cosmetics packaging.
- Serve as a key point of contact for quality matters, collaborating with customers to address quality concerns and provide timely resolutions.
- Establish and monitor key performance indicators to assess the effectiveness of corporate quality programs, providing regular reports to senior management.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering, Quality Management, or a related field.
- Extensive experience in quality leadership roles, preferably in the packaging industry for cosmetics.
- Strong expertise in quality management systems, methodologies, and best practices.
- Proven experience in global quality oversight and managing international quality teams.
- Excellent leadership and team management skills.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities.
- Thorough knowledge of international quality and regulatory standards relevant to cosmetics packaging.
- Proficiency in both German and English, both written and spoken.