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Quality Assurance Coordinator (Quality Management System)

From09-02-2024 Locationna Hoursna Educationna

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Ever since our founder, Genichi Kawakami, established Yamaha Motor, it is our mission to give to ALL our customers KANDO. Not only with our products, but also to our employees. KANDO is a Japanese word to express the feeling of deep satisfaction and excitement you get when you encounter something of exceptional value, quality, and performance.


You have the opportunity to be part of the Yamaha family.


For Yamaha Motor Europe N.V., located at Schiphol-Rijk in the Netherlands, we are looking  for a Quality Assurance Coordinator in our Land Mobility Quality Assurance and Product Regulation Division.


About the role:

Your main focus will be the implementation, adaptation and maintenance of the Quality Management System covering all Land Mobility Products, coordinating activities through European sites and Functional areas. You will assure compliance and alignment with Yamaha Motor Group policy and requirements, considering adaptation of processes and procedures to the specific conditions of Yamaha business and organization in Europe.

You will act as QMS Continuous Improvement leader, considering usage of internal audits, management reviews and company performance metrics to help identify opportunities for improvement, cooperating with QA team of Yamaha Head Quarter in Japan and Development/Manufacturing sites in Europe.


Your responsibilities:

  • Responsible for leading, implementing, and improving Quality Management Systems (QMS) infrastructure, governance, procedures and related frameworks in the organisation, ensuring alignment with Yamaha Head Quarter;
  • Assisting with the development of company policies, processes, and procedures, involving stakeholders inside Development, Manufacturing and Business areas operational team;
  • Detect process and organizational risks, performing gap analysis in the organization's implementation;
  • Monitor process performance and implement continuous improvement actions, leading the organization to achieve quality management system targets for customers and business goals;
  • Participate in the audit (internal/external) to assess compliance with policy, requirements and operating procedures, evaluating the effectiveness of the QMS and identifying areas for improvement;
  • Prepare yearly plan for QMS Improvement, defining target and activity steps. Prepare and present periodic review of the quality system for regular ‘Management Review.


    What do you bring?

  • Business experience minimum 5 years internal and/or external;
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering;
  • Functional knowledge in the field of Quality Assurance and Development/Manufacturing operation;
  • Proven track record of implementing and maintaining ISO quality systems (ISO9001, IATF 16949, ISO14001);
  • Team-player with proactive attitude and challenge spirit ;
  • Good analytical skills with ability to identify issues and define improvement actions, implementing a clear PDCA approach;
  • Ability to work on cross-functional, global teams and recognize larger picture beyond just detailed issues;
  • Communication skills to be able to interact with internal stakeholders and external partners;
  • Willing to travel within Europe (30%) and worldwide;
  • Fluency in English, written and spoken;
  • Good command of French or Italian will be a plus.


About You!

A motivated and inspirational colleague, happy to support the business and truly devoted to customer success. You consider yourself being a fast learner and a quick doer. With your proactive attitude, you want to make things happen. You are a team player and willing to go the extra mile and are not afraid to face challenges. Quality and professionalism lie close to your heart.


About Yamaha Motor Europe:

Yamaha Motor Europe is responsible for coordinating the marketing and sales activities of our products in the European marketplace, mainly: Yamaha motorcycles and scooters, marine outboard engines, Wave runner water vehicles, 4-wheel All-Terrain Vehicles (ATV’s), golf cars, snowmobiles, and generators.


What’s in it for you?

  • A diverse and international environment;
  • We offer a hybrid way of working, of course, this includes working from home allowance and a budget for setting up your home office;
  • Commuting allowance, holiday allowance, and, 28 days off to enjoy as you please;
  • 13th-month payment and you will participate in our Bonus Program;
  • Pension scheme;
  • Learning and development opportunities;
  • Discount on Yamaha products;
  • Your first contract will be a temporary contract, but with the intention to extend or offer an indefinite contract;
  • We support you in getting your motor or boat license;
  • Try out our newest models via our private lease plan and staff bike program;
  • Relocation package;
  • Free fruits are available in our office;
  • You can enjoy breakfast/ lunch in our own restaurant "The Three Forks" at the office;
  • Get to know your colleagues during our company/team events and monthly afternoon drinks.


Sounds interesting? We are looking forward to receiving your CV and motivation letter.
You can apply by using the LinkedIn apply button!
For more information about the recruitment process please contact us at recruitment@yamaha-motor.nl.

Note, an assessment will be part of our procedure.

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