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4 days ago
Full time role


Verkor is a French industrial company set to amplify battery cell production. ...

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Job Description

Verkor is a French industrial company aiming to pioneer low-carbon battery manufacturing in France. With the backing of prominent industrial companies such as Renault Group, Plastic Omnium and Schneider Electric, Verkor intends to electrify the future of European mobility.
With over 200+ experts from 29 different countries, our endeavor is to unite exceptional global talent to bring this ambitious and innovative project to life. Our strong and agile international team continues to grow and adapt to new challenges. Based in Grenoble (France), we are currently establishing our Verkor Innovation Centre (R&D centre and 4.0 pilot line).
In the coming years, we will focus on building the world’s most modern and efficient Gigafactory in Dunkirk (France). With this facility, our ambition is an initial annual production of 16 Gwh of lithium-ion batteries by 2025, thus powering 300,000 electric vehicles annually and creating 1200 direct jobs.  
In joining us you will actively participate in this breathtaking industrial adventure toshape the future of European mobility.
As part of the Supplier Quality Performance team, you’ll be responsible of supplier performance, for a given commodity, all along the product life cycle. You’ll work closely with procurement & technical teams during sourcing phase to select best supply partners. During the project phase, you’ll ensure that Verkor APQP is strictly followed by suppliers and support them in integrating Verkor processes During serial life, you will analyze suppliers’ performance, drive non-conformities analysis & challenge suppliers’ QMS. You’ll perform supplier audits when necessary. Finally, you’ll participate to SQA standard continuous improvement in VERKOR


  • In charge of a given commodity
  • Accountable for supplier selection during sourcing phase
  • Responsible for supplier PPAP Validation
  • Accountable for supplier quality performance during serial life (including 0km, Warranty & reactivity)

Requirements - Qualifications and skills

  • Material Science / Mechanical / Chemical Engineer
  • 3 years of experience in Supplier Quality Assurance
  • 3 years in Automotive sector
  • Experience in supplier audits (auditor certification is a +)
  • Problem-solving, root cause analysis (8D)
  • Knowledge of Quality Management System (QMS), APQP, PPAP Management
  • Knowledge of VDA 6.3 framework, IATF 16949, ISO9001
  • Entrepreneur is a +
  • Fluent English
  • French professional

Why join us?
Strong company spirit and culture settle down around our 4 values:ContributionWe promote personal initiative and give everyone the means to contribute to the company's success.CommunicationWe're committed to transparent communication: we say what we think, and we mean what we say.Team SpiritEveryone, in their role, is an ambassador for the company. At Verkor, success is most definitely a team sport!CommitmentWe're all working towards a common goal: a sustainable future, which we're building one step at a time.

Attractive work conditions- Stimulating work environment: pleasant offices, multicultural and motivated team- Live and work in the Green Capital of Europe- Lunch vouchers - 50% of local transportation costs financed - 7 weeks of holidays per year- Industry-leading healthcare- Opportunities to network and connect with worldwide experts
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Verkor is a French industrial company set to amplify battery cell production. ...

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