Co-ordinating the entire plant activity. Organise and manage plant’s daily activities. Defines the general developing objectives of the plant. Manage the production plan generation and follow up the execution of it. Strong collaboration with customer service and sales teams. Directs the overall activities of the manufacturing facilities of the plant to ensure customer’s orders are received, scheduled, produced and delivered at the lowest possible cost to meet the customer’s requirements while maintaining corporate established quality standards. Analyses plant operations to ensure that the facility maintains a leadership position in the industry and shares/ receives best practices from other plant locations. Ensures that appropriate standard operating procedures are developed and maintained for all aspects of the business. Represent the company in relations with suppliers, clients and other organisations that have/could have impact over the company’s results. Has supervisory responsibility involving staffing, conducting performance appraisals, training and developing team members and disciplinary actions. Approves the budget. Reporting to Country Operations Director.
Coordinating the quality department’s activity – quality process and quality assurance Managing claims from the market Technical support assistance for sales force Represent the company in relationship with suppliers Define the objectives and targets for employees and perform the annual assessment of the performances Coordinate the connection with external parties in matters related to the quality management system (QMS) and to the quality of the products Ensure that the QMS processes needed are established, implemented and maintained Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements throughout the organization Coordinate the audit program – draft the audit plan Responsible with 8D reports, 5S, FMEA process. Coordinate and monitor any corrective and/or preventive action plans. Ensure the inspection of the finished products Supervise the activity of and delegate tasks to the quality inspectors Carry out any task given by the direct supervisor or by the management in connection with the job responsibilities or in compliance with the law
Responsibilities, Achievements Treating claims from the market - Romania and Balkans, product evaluation in the market (our products and competition) - Romania and Balkans, internal product audit, out-going quality, technical assistance and training for employees (especially for commercial department) and customers, dealers, warehouse management. - promoting the new products - tyres tests - technical analysis and expertise for products involved in accidents - reports, synthesis referring to the product behaviour in different usage - technical and product trainings for dealers and end users - validation of the technical information of the catalogues, leaflets and all advertising materials - technical support assistance for sales force - coordinating the activity of the workshop for technical expertise and decisioning of the claimed products - audit for new finished product in the warehouse - defining the company's monthly indicators in terms of finished products and scrap - monthly report containing data and indicators requested and used by headquarters
Import and sales of car services equipment. Responsibilities, Achievements Increasing the number of clients and the sales volume on professional equipment for car service. Area - entire country Identifying, tendering and selection in order to select the equipment supplier Contract negotiation, preparing supply orders Identifying new customers and offer and import of equipment On-going contracts supervision Service for the installed equipment Installing, training and technical assistance Orders follow-up and preparing documents for custom clearance Handling the department’s budget Achievements Increasing the number of clients and the sales volume on professional equipment for car service. Area – entire country Obtaining of all metrological and ISCIR approvals for the supplied equipment
Product Manager for Balkan Area – Commercial Department - analysis and technical expertise for claimed products - reporting the collected data, result of analysis and technical expertise to management (Hungary) and direct to Romanian factories in order to improve the manufacturing process - responsible with homologation files and with obtaining homologation for the new products - promoting new products - analysis and technical expertise for products involved in accidents- reports, synthesis regarding product usage in different usages - product training for dealers and end users - catalogues, leaflets and all advertising materials validation from technical information point of view - technical support assurance for entire sales force - supervising the activity of expertise and decision workshop for claimed products
Responsibilities, Achievements Audit Field Claim Warranty Office - member of the team who coordinated and implemented ISO 9000 - responsible with field claims warranty for electrical installation and car body and accessories - member of the Technical Committee of Expertise and Findings (composed by members of Production, Quality, Technical, Product Engineering and Service), participant at all technical analysis and Finding Meetings for the parts from internal suppliers and, also, from external suppliers - participant at suppliers audit meetings in order to be agreed - member of suppliers contracts negotiation committee in order to keep the optimal report price quality - frequent trips inside the country, for meetings with dealers and clients in order to find solutions for the problems appeared at customers vehicles - member of evaluation and audit committee for services - business trips to Koper Slovenia (1997 August) for supervising the import of vehicles and current contracts with partners from Slovenia and Korea - business trips to Rostov on Don Russia (1997 November) for supervising the export of vehicles and current contracts with partners from Russia and Korea -participation at all editions SAB and TIB from this period
Project Department Design, adapt, coordinate and install the new lines for the Body Paint Shop and Parts Paint Shop for the new project - Daewoo vehicles. Design the operation standard sheets for all the processes.