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Jr Account Manager- Textiles & Hardgoods

Intertek International
West Chester, PA 19380
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    2000004H
Description

Intertek, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services, is looking for a Jr Account Manager- Textiles and Hardgoods to join our Quality Assurance in West Chester, PA.

The QA team encompasses product quality, compliance, audits, and inspections. We review pre-production goods as well as product performance and customer feedback data on a large variety of product categories. These services help meet consumer demand, minimize reputational risk and reduce environmental impact, while protecting the interests of retailers, brands, manufacturers and consumers.

The J r Account Manager- Textiles and Hardgoods will support the entire QA team across all Qurate brands by ensuring laboratories are performing testing in accordance with Retailer specified test methods and test protocols, including turn time requirements and test reporting procedures.

Summary

  • The Jr Account Manager- Textiles and Hardgoods will support the entire QA team across all Qurate brands by ensuring laboratories are performing testing in accordance with Retailer specified test methods and test protocols, including turn time requirements and test reporting procedures.
  • Responsible for effective communication and follow through between Retailer, agents, direct vendors and Intertek. Provide testing guidance and field questions and inquiries.
  • Keep current on all regulatory, safety, and quality performance requirements and communicate relevant information to Retailer.
  • Monitor and work with Intertek offices worldwide to ensure Retailer's testing needs and procedures are met.
  • Monitor lab performance turnaround time, dollar volume etc., as agreed between Intertek and Retailer, proactively address any concerns and provide monthly reporting on performance to the Retailer.
  • Document protocol revisions/draft requests and communicate them to Intertek's protocol team and/or update specifications, procedures or protocols as applicable.
  • Assist the client on projects and assignments, such as systems updates and product & material development procedures, reporting and presentations as needed.
  • Obtains or provides technical feedback to resolve technical issues as needed.
  • Review testing documentation and provide assessment of acceptability or make recommendation(s) for improvement.
  • Archive, file and maintain test documentation in accordance with Retailer policies.
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of database/systems and manuals as they relate to Intertek. Provides training to Intertek offices or relevant client staff on new system implementation, procedures, etc.
  • Support lab testing platforms and data sharing, as well as provide reports for failure analysis.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • 1- 3 years' work experience in quality assurance of textiles and apparel or testing lab experience; or data analytics; or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Must possess a strong foundation in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent PowerPoint and email skills.
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Sound technical knowledge on US consumer products regulatory requirements.
  • Willing to travel, as needed
  • Bachelor's degree

Education:

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the worlds most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale.

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.





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Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-01

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