Manager - Quality & Logistics - Consumer Durables (1-15 yrs)
Designation : Quality and Logistics Manager
Type : Full Time
Payroll : Permanent
Job description :
Quality Control :
- Establish and implement robust quality control procedures to ensure all products manufactured in India meet the brand's high-quality expectations.
- Conduct regular inspections and audits of manufacturing processes, raw materials, and finished goods to identify and address quality issues, implementing corrective actions when needed.
- Collaborate with suppliers and production teams to address quality concerns and drive overall product quality improvement.
Logistics Management :
- Coordinate the timely and accurate packing and dispatch of purchase orders, ensuring compliance with customer requirements and delivery timelines.
- Collaborate with transportation partners and customs agents to streamline import/export processes, optimize logistics routes, and minimize costs.
- Track shipments, resolve logistics-related issues, and provide clear and concise communication to the UK team regarding order status and any potential delays.
Supplier Relationship Management :
- Establish and maintain strong relationships with suppliers to ensure their understanding of our quality expectations and delivery requirements.
- Conduct regular supplier performance evaluations, addressing concerns and fostering continuous improvement in quality, efficiency, and on-time delivery.
- Minimum 2-14 years of relevant experience in quality control and logistics management, preferably within the sports equipment or consumer goods industry.
- MBA or equivalent degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
- Strong command of the English language with excellent communication skills, as you will report directly to the Head of Production.
Desired Skillset :
- Demonstrated the ability to maintain high-quality standards and adhere to strict timelines.
- Proven experience in managing logistics operations, including transportation, import/export processes, and inventory management.
- Detail-oriented mindset with strong analytical skills to identify and resolve quality issues.
- Self-motivated and able to work independently while effectively communicating with remote teams.
- Passion for the sports industry and a desire to contribute to the growth of a global brand.