QA Director

Develop and execute software test plans in order to identify software problems and their causes.

QA Director Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a QA Director to join our team.


  • Approve and authorize quality procedures, Quality notifications for derogations, reworks and destructions;
  • Represent department at key meetings, projects or working groups;
  • Communicate and work with the Central QA Team and QA Leadership team in Amsterdam;
  • Ensure Plant involvement with internal & external audit programs;
  • Manage Overhead spend for the QA Department;
  • Overall ownership in manufacturing and production processes ensuring the conformity of incoming and outgoing products;
  • Work closely with R&D and marketing teams to deliver the products to the desired standards;
  • Lead the site as a member of the Plant Lead Team;
  • Lead the team that ensure the industrialization of new formulae are completed on time and within technical specifications;
  • Lead, coach and assist the QA Department or direct reports in day to day job;
  • Lead and ensure adherence to internal Quality Systems and ISO 22716.


  • Has a “customer orientated” philosophy and responds effectively to customer problems;
  • Knowledgeable of statistical process control/standard deviation in regards to managing/setting of specifications;
  • Establishes a budget, analyses potential savings possibilities and establishes action plans and guarantees follow-up and efficiency;
  • Employee performance management/Personal Development of others;
  • Provides strategic vision, cascading goals, targets and priorities;
  • Is a competent auditor;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Good knowledge and understanding of technical and statistical issues;
  • Demonstrates creativity, flexibility and uses innovative approaches.