Quality Projects Europe and Product Quality Planning M/F

180002EH, Drogenbos

Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?

The Quality Projects and Product Quality Planning (PQP) manager is part of the European Adhesives Quality organization. He/she is mainly concerned with pro-active product and process quality improvement especially in innovation projects in the Adhesives Development Process (ADP). We offer you the opportunity to join our team as Projects and PQP manager, supporting the business units of General Industry (AG), Packaging & Consumer Goods (AI) and the fast growing Electronics (AE). Together with your colleagues, representing the other business units, you are the interface between Quality, Product Development, Technical Customer Service and Project Management and other colleagues involved in the continuous creation of innovative products for Adhesives. Your task is to coordinate the quality relevant aspects and train the organization e.g. on Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) or A3 Problem Solving. Furthermore you play an active role in process improvement projects in the area of Quality for Europe. We are looking for a pro-active and self-motivated networker and communicator with operational Quality experience or technical background.

What we offer

  • A European role in a multi-location team acting in a global environment at a leading Adhesives solution provider
  • Driving strategic Quality projects in Europe in a functional and matrix organization
  • Supporting ADP/innovation projects including FMEA moderation
  • Developing Henkel Quality capabilities and competencies to meet ADP expectations
  • Training and coaching of Quality team members within the European organization
  • Networking with relevant functions and close interaction with local project teams on manufacturing site level
  • Following up on project execution and measurement of success

Who we are looking for

  • Degree in chemistry, (business-) engineering or related technical discipline
  • Minimum 5 years in quality management, operations or product development
  • Interest in a regional coordination, change management and process improvement role (please also feel free to apply if you are based in Brussels and have worked in similar cross-regional positions not directly linked to Quality before)
  • FMEA and problem solving moderator skills, confirmed project management skills a plus
  • Strong communication, collaboration as well as convincing and influencing skills
  • Experience in ISO 9001, 14001, OSHAS 18001, ISO/TS16949 preferred
  • Language: Strong business English, German nice to have, a third language a plus

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