Quality Team Leader

British American Tobacco

Lusaka

Permanent

 

  • Implement Quality regime to ensure cigarette and packing standards are maintained for all Products.
  • Implement periodic Quality campaigns to drive a Quality Culture in the organisation.
  • Evaluate, inspect and approve results of tested products to ensure that accurate and quality cigarettes are delivered to the customer.
  • Implement quality control processes and analyse quality control data
  • Implement an incoming CRT and WMs sample checking regime (mainly Imports) in line with BAT best practise. Reject any substandard stock with short remaining shelf life.
  • Implement Quality checks for FGs product and block any stock suspected to be substandard. Make a recommendation after sampling on whether to write of/rework or destroy.
  • Ensure all Factory QA and Lab equipment are calibrated and maintained properly so that there is a continuous and fault-free delivery of accurate and reliable results from analysis.
  • Analyse chemical results and identify trends and deviations to initiate corrective actions to be taken by relevant functions.
  • Ensure that Bills of Material/Working rates for leaf and WMS in our system are a mirror image of actual production on the floor.

Degree in Industrial Chemistry, Production Management or any related field

Degree in Industrial Chemistry, Production Management or any related field
Desirable requirements At least 2 years’ relevant experience

British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.

Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.

If you have the talent and motivation to help us succeed you’ll find we are equally committed to helping you reach your full potential too.