Supplier QA

Supplier Quality Assurance (SQA) define and implement systematic methodologies for the evaluation, development and monitoring of suppliers. SQA activities ensure the quality of raw materials, assemblies, products and components; suitability of processes related to their production, inspection, packaging, identification and delivery, Quality Management Systems and pertinent documentation and records.
Typical Supplier Quality Assurance process has the following key elements:
– definition of the product quality requirements, their verification and validation
– criteria of supplier acceptance and supplier performance rating
– evaluation of alternative suppliers (e.g. policy of dual-sourcing)
– qualification, certification and selection of the “approved suppliers” / “preferred suppliers”
– quality planning and quality improvement initiatives
– supplier-customer integration
– strategic partnering with suppliers – shared technical expertise, business development and assistance, financing and JV activities, etc.

Quexx consultants will professionally evaluate your suppliers, review their quality performance and verify documented evidence. We will help you to define and introduce most suitable and proven quality assurance practices and methods. Our consultants have the knowledge and experience needed to facilitate simple but efficient Quality Management Systems (QMS) compliant with the contractual and regulatory requirements. We specialize in auditing of Quality Management Systems, writing of procedures and Work Methods, preparation of Inspection and Test Plans, implementing of quality improvement activities and, when required, advanced LEAN management techniques.

We will provide you with the most effective solutions and, where required:
1) Implement comprehensive Supplier Quality Assurance system
2) Perform Supplier Assessments to evaluate the supplier/ sub-contractor ability to satisfy the requirements of specific Projects
3) Develop Supplier Chain policies and procedures, and explore synergies with key suppliers
4) Design and Implement Supplier Quality Assurance standards and specifications
5) Introduce ongoing supplier assessments and supplier performance monitoring systems
6) Integrate key supplier logistics with your systems for improved efficiency of collaboration
7) Monitor Supplier Quality Performance
8) Establish QA and QC for the receiving, in-process and final inspection, including raw material certification, rework, return and recall procedures, product traceability, etc.

Quexx consultants are certified Lead Auditors and experienced supplier chain management veterans. They will professionally evaluate your suppliers, review their quality performance and verify documented evidence. You are guaranteed to benefit from their extensive knowledge of diversified technologies, methodical approach to planning, familiarity with efficient logistics and cost control methods, and their hands-on experience in development and implementation of effective Quality Management Systems.

– Assistance in unbiased selection of the most suitable suppliers / subcontractors
– Monitoring of supplier / subcontractor performance and continuous suitability
– Reduced waste and Improved performance: quality, operations and costs
– Defined foundations for synergy and integration with supplier / subcontractor
– Supplier / subcontractor contributing directly to strategic objectives
– Improved relationship and cooperation, both internal and external

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