Would you like to be part of the Quality assurance department of an international company? Do you have the ability to operate in the field of tension between customers and the business? Do you have the interpersonal skills to mobilize the organization? If so, you could be the proactive Quality Assurance Program Manager that Forbo is looking for.
As Quality Assurance Program Manager, you have the task to translate The Forbo Flooring Systems quality strategy to the sales entities and production units and to ensure that the quality standards are up par with the Forbo vision. You will coordinate and initiate global quality projects to ensure that the quality of Forbo products is guaranteed. The quality team you will be working with, is distributed over 16 production facilities and four business units. Quality related matters are managed separately by local Quality Managers and your goal is to standardize quality assurance processes in cooperation with the local Quality Managers. As Quality Assurance Program Manager, you're able to adapt quickly and communicate easily at all levels of the organisation. You should have a good understanding of the business and you must be aware of the different quality challenges throughout the production facilities world-wide.
Forbo Flooring Systems produces and sells high-quality, commercial floor coverings and & total solution flooring projects around the world. It is the world leader in linoleum, with a market share of 65%. This resilient, low-maintenance flooring—which is made from natural materials—is sold as sheet rolls and modular tiles. Furthermore, Forbo Flooring Systems has three other business units, namely Vinyl, Textile and Building & Construction. Forbo Flooring Systems is a part of the Forbo Group, which is based in Switzerland. Almost 6,000 people work for the Forbo Group, divided among 14 factories and 38 sales offices in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Germany and Russia.