Bobcat’s EMEA headquarters is based at the heart of Europe, in the Czech Republic. The modern Bobcat Campus is unique among the company’s many facilities around the world and in the whole industry. Combining state-of-the-art manufacturing plant, Innovation Centre, and Training Centre at the same location, it is the development point for new machines and technology, their production, and the delivery of training to dealers from Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Supplier Development Manager

Job Profile:

• Participate on current product development where SDE cover validation of part coming from engineering change process. SDE also perform supplier´s system audits where SDE have to decide if supplier can be suitable business partner for Doosan Bobcat or not.
• SDE is performing process audits at suppliers plants focused on verification of supplier processes in order to assure sustainable deliveries of parts in agreed quality.


• Supplier audits per internal policy, Process Auditing as part of PPAP
• PPAP process from PQR to approval
• Continuous improvement of supplier capabilities
• Solving of emergency issues with supplier above SQE level (factory issues, warranty)
• Lean deployment
• Drive the Problem Analysis with supplier
• Conduct implementation of appropriate corrective actions and follow their effectiveness on supplier side
• Support operation and service with emergency issues related to poor supplier quality
• Engineering changes (ECN’s) implementation (Sampling, PPAP, problem solving)
• NPD implementation from Quality point of view (Sampling, PPAP, problem solving)
• Resourcing and supply chaing optimization activities support (Sampling, PPAP, problem solving)


• Experienced from quality department, ideally as Quality Manager
• Practical knowledge 7 years plus
• Advanced Quality tools
• Design Engineering fundamentals
• Manufacturing Engineering fundamentals
• Experienced in reading of technical drawings
• Industry statistics
• Lean


Lenka Lokšová