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Quality Assurance Manager, ApparelSears Holdings Global Sourcing Ltd
Quality Assurance Manager, ApparelSears Holdings Global Sourcing Ltd
Job Highlights
  • Daily management of the Asia quality team
  • Updating and implement QA SOPs
  • Minimum 10 years experience
Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Have overall responsibility for the QA teams
  • Review inspection schedules, manpower allocation, inspection results, other management and administrative issues
  • Conduct and plan factory evaluations
  • To take corrective action and follow up issues with factories as a result of evaluations, inspections or quality performance
  • Make realistic judgment and decisions in areas of responsibility
  • Ensure only high quality factories are approved for production
  • Make sure product quality meets or exceeds Sears standards
  • Identify quality issues in-line and correct prior to final inspection
  • Understand country of origin and outward processing arrangement process and checks
  • Manage and develop quality control teams including recruitment, orientation, coaching, training and development
  • Improve quality level and optimize quality control procedures
  • Be responsible for Strategic Auditing and follow-up
  • Be responsible for correctness and integrity of the QA database throughout the region 
  • Responsible for internal quality control inspectors' performance audit and surprise factory visits
  • Work with Sears' merchandising as well as the Country's parent sources in identifying quality issues, soliciting and monitoring correction actions plans, improving quality
  • Interact with laboratory technicians, technical design and merchandisers to resolve issues
  • Handle quality claims and failed inspections
  • Control and monitor staff travel expenses

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in Clothing, Textile Merchandising or related discipline preferred
  • Minimum 10 years' relevant experience and at least 3 years’ in managerial level for USA market
  • Able to work under pressure, result oriented, excellent communication skills, self-motivated, responsive and detail minded
  • Well organized individual, able to manage multiple tasks, strong problem solving skills, handle multiple priorities in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Familiar with statistical quality control standard and application methods
  • Able to evaluate fit, construction and workmanship of Sears merchandise
  • Know consumer product quality standards, packing and marking requirements
  • Good judgment in determining quality problems and their causes, able to provide solutions
  • Proficient in English both in spoken and written

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Additional Information
Years of Experience
10 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Medical insurance
Company details

Sears Holdings Global Sourcing Limited (“SHGS”) is wholly owned and incorporated in Hong Kong under Sears Holdings Corporation (“SHC”) which is a leading integrated retailer providing merchandise and related services in U.S.A. to offer its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services. SHGS Hong Kong is the regional quarter of SHC which manages offices across different regions. It is a one stop shop merchandising and sourcing to the head office. We are now looking for high caliber candidates to join our Hong Kong team which is located in Mongkok.