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Project Quality Leader

Date: Jan 21, 2023

Location: SOUTHFIELD, US, 48034

Company: NOVARES


Together, let’s create the car systems of the future: With 12 000 employees in 23 countries, we are a global plastic solutions provider which designs and produces cutting edge parts and complex systems for virtually every OEMs in the world.


Our innovation strategy drives us to invent unique solutions that shift the way cars interact with passengers and are powered for greener mobility.


Do you want to join a diverse, dynamic and international group, powered by a strong team spirit? Join Us!


Novares is looking for its Quality department his/her future Project Quality Leader (M/F), located in SOUTHFIELD SF-CC.


Ensure the achievement of quality objectives (clients and internal) of assigned projects within defined deadlines

Main Missions

1 - Represent internal and external customers in their projects
- Plan quality tasks for his/her projects
- Conduct the process audit for BOP at supplier sites
- Decide whether to qualify the BOP process
- Accept supplier PPAP and the associated Quality Assurance Initiatives
- Create quality assurance files in cooperation with site Quality
- Create PPAP files for acceptance of initial samples by customers
- Assist with process audits for new products at the production site
- Decide to stop a project if the Quality/Cost/Deadline indicators are going drastically astray
- Ensure the representativeness of PPAP
- Signal when the operating methods applied to the project do not meet customer expectations

2 - Lead the quality activities within the projects
- Ensure the correct application of customer quality reference documents and take their updates into account
- Train members of the project group in customer quality reference documents
- Make the necessary decisions to optimise results, in line with initial data
- Ensure proper use of SMART DEV
- Train colleagues in the use of Quality methods and tools

3 - Lead his/her activity
- Based on the objectives of his/her project, define suitable action plans
- Draft reports and reporting documents about his/her activity
- Facilitate the implementation of SMART with regard to his/her projects
- Propose changes to SMART associated with his/her activities


- Achieve for his/her assigned projects (clients and internal) quality objectives within defined deadlines 

Essential job functions


- Attention to detail, organize & accurate 
- Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment 
- Project management skills 

Candidate Profile :

Level of Experience: Mid-Career 

Type of Contract: ATW - At Will Contract 

Required Travel: 0 - 20% 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, political orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit