Unilever Technical Quality Lead in Remote United States, United States

Technical Quality Lead

* Englewood Cliffs, NJ *

Background & Purpose of the Job

The Technical Quality Lead role works within a Multi Country Organization (MCO - a geographic grouping of Unilever operating companies) reporting to the Technical Quality Manager. Technical Quality is the Unilever manufacturing-facing segment of the North American Quality organization. The role is focused on Quality in factory operations, implementing, executing, improving, ensuring compliance to Unilever and regulatory standards, and providing technical quality support to Unilever manufacturing sites. This includes deployment of quality improvement strategies and initiatives and leadership of, or participation on focused improvement teams in the relevant category.

Who You Are & What You’ll Do

* You’re a born leader:* Having an ability and the desire to lead through influence is a critical skill for this role. The incumbent with have the responsibility of working across multiple sites and will help lead the quality strategy for their category.

* You’re a dot connector:* A key factor for success is the ability to understand the Unilever Quality System and to activate the right levers to deliver our Quality ambition.

* You’re a teacher:* Teaching is a key skill in this role, therefore both overt and subtle teaching skills are essential to help us drive the changes we desire.

* You’re a culture & change champion:* This is extremely crucial to the Technical Quality Lead role as the incumbent will drive a quality culture and be a change agent working closely with the factories. Our goal is to provide customers and consumers with products that delight!

What You’ll Need to Succeed

University degree in technical discipline or general sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Food Science or Microbiology degree preferred)

Minimum 3-4 years functional business experience in manufacturing, engineering or supply chain with a proven track record of connecting in multi-functional forums, project management, business process improvement and team leadership.

Availability to travel overnight approximately 25-50%.

High proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint is essential.

SAP (or similar) proficiency and Lean/6Sigma/WCM/TPM expertise, CAPA, RCA, 5 Why problem-solving demonstrated experience is a plus.

* What We Can Offer You *

Culture for Growth * |* Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits * |* Every Voice Matters * |* Global Reach * |* Life at Unilever * |* Careers with Purpose * |* World Class Career Development Programs * |* Check Out Our Space * |* Focus On Sustainability

Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business.

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Job: Supply Chain

Primary Location: United States-United States (State Level)-Remote United States-Remote - USA

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Oct-22-2018

Req ID: 18000EJ5