Supplier Quality Manager

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Angila Fitchner | (838) 885-2537 | Columbus, OH


I am a highly experienced Supplier Quality Manager with over 5 years of experience working in the quality assurance field. I have gained valuable knowledge and skills in supplier management, auditing, and process improvement through my previous roles. In my most recent role, I successfully led a team of 8 suppliers through an ISO 9001:2015 certification process. My attention to detail and ability to identify areas for improvement make me an excellent candidate for this position.


Supplier Quality Manager at AK Steel, OHMay 2022 - Present

  • Reduced supplier performance issues by 35% through the implementation of a new quality program.
  • Led cross-functional team in developing and implementing process improvements that resulted in increased production efficiency by 25%.
  • Successfully negotiated contracts with suppliers that saved the company $2 million annually.
  • Trained and developed a team of 5 quality engineers, resulting in an increase in departmental productivity by 20%.
  • Instituted new inspection procedures that reduced customer complaints by 50%.
  • Implemented ISO 9001 Quality Management System across all operations, ensuring compliance with international standards.

Supplier Quality Engineer at TimkenSteel, OHAug 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Led the development and implementation of a new supplier quality assurance program that resulted in a 20% decrease in defective parts from suppliers.
  • Conducted monthly audits of 10 key suppliers and identified root cause for 8 out of 10 corrective actions issued.
  • Trained 5 engineers on incoming inspection procedures, resulting in a 50% reduction in rework due to incorrect inspection practices.
  • Developed and implemented 3 process improvements at top-performing supplier, which increased first pass yield by 2%.
  • Led cross-functional team to investigate high scrap rate at ABC Company; determined root cause and developed/implemented solution, saving $100k annually. •Successfully negotiated with XYZ Corp to reduce price per unit by 15%, while maintaining quality levels.


Bachelor of Science in Quality Assurance at The Ohio State UniversityAug 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to test software to ensure it meets requirements and is fit for purpose.


  • Quality management
  • Supplier audits
  • Quality control
  • Statistical analysis
  • Process improvement
  • Problem solving
  • Project management

Bertia Rosebrook | (968) 607-9073 | Anchorage, AK


I am a highly experienced Supplier Quality Manager with over 5 years of experience in the field. I have worked extensively with suppliers to ensure quality standards are met and maintained. I have also developed and implemented supplier quality assurance programs. In addition, I have conducted audits of supplier facilities and documented findings accordingly.


Supplier Quality Manager at Safeway, AKMay 2022 - Present

  • Reduced supplier quality issues by XX% within the first year of tenure.
  • Implemented a new supplier quality management system that reduced cycle time by XX days.
  • Negotiated with suppliers to improve quality and delivery metrics, resulting in an annual savings of $XX million.
  • Led cross-functional teams to resolve complex customer complaints related to supplier quality, reducing resolution time by 50%.
  • Trained and mentored junior staff on best practices for supplier quality management.

Supplier Quality Engineer at Walmart, AKAug 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 4 engineers in conducting root cause analysis for supplier quality issues, resulting in a 30% reduction in number of defects.
  • Implemented new quality control procedures that resulted in an 80% decrease in customer complaints.
  • Trained 10 suppliers on proper use of statistical tools for process improvement, leading to a 20% overall increase in supplier performance rating.
  • Negotiated with suppliers to implement cost-saving changes that reduced production costs by 15% without compromising quality standards.
  • Authored 3 technical papers on best practices for Supplier Quality Engineering.


Bachelor of Science in Quality Assurance at University of Alaska Fairbanks, AKAug 2013 - May 2017

I have learned how to develop and implement quality assurance policies and procedures.


  • Quality Management
  • Supplier Quality Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Six Sigma
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Kaizen