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Job Summary
The Quality Specialist is responsible for coordinating process compliance and providing support to suppliers and internal teams such that process outcomes and product outputs consistently meet specifications, customer expectations, and are achieved under budget. 

Key Responsibilities
Conduct product acceptance reviews (advance sample QC), and escalate identified issues following best practices for investigating, remediation, and documentation of non-conforming events
Apply root cause analyses methodologies to properly diagnose process failures and drive continuous improvement based on the outcomes
Support and drive continuous improvement efforts using operational excellence methods and through formal corrective actions 
Initiate innovations that will improve process capabilities and efficiencies
Identify and develop critical metrics
Use data analytics and apply graphical methods to report critical metrics
Build strong supplier relationships while holding them accountable
Routinely monitor performance across the organization and intervene when performance indicators do not meet established targets and thresholds
Subject matter expertise in print publication quality management for all relevant products, programs, and services
Hold operational areas accountable through audits and feedback based on breakdowns or gaps found or issues raised by the field / client
Travel to print suppliers for process audits and document findings in a timely manner

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
Minimum of two years of quality and/or process improvement experience in a manufacturing environment 

Preferred Qualifications
•       Minimum of two years related quality and print publications experience
•       One- year of experience in the implementation of continuous improvement strategies, performance analyses, process mapping and process improvement tools and techniques
Associates degree or equivalent
2 years of experience with Six Sigma and/or Lean principles- PREFERRED
Experience in all phases of supply chain production operations
ISO 9001 auditor training and/or certification

Other Qualifications
Excellent oral and written communications skills; speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations, writes clearly and informatively, listens and provides clarification
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to prioritize
Strong Excel skills
Experience using Windows, Microsoft Office

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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