SoSi Quality Control Manager in Afghanistan
For 25 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in New York City, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
1-151016-3979: Quality Control Manager
Job Category Operations Support/Management
Duty Location Overseas - Afghanistan
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 1-151016-3979
**This position is contingent upon contract award** SOS International (SOSi) is seeking a highly qualified Quality Control Manager to support a large program providing translation and interpretation services in support of forces engaged in humanitarian, peacekeeping, contingency, and combat operations overseas. The Quality Control Manager will be responsible for implementation of the Quality Control Plan (QCP) for the contract.Essential Job Duties:• Ensures QCP is reviewed, updated and approved by the customer annually or as required• Ensures all service deliverables meet quality standards and performance requirements• Responsible for monitoring key aspects of program and contract management, including subcontractor management, recruiting and staffing, security management, and linguist support processes and procedures to ensure compliance with contract requirements• Responsible for periodic, routine and scheduled inspections of all aspect of contract performance• Responsible for coordinating with program office staff on identified concerns or issues• Ensures corrective measures eliminate deficiencies and reoccurrence• Recommends process performance improvements• Responsible for timely and accurate reporting on quality
• Must possess current DoD Secret clearance; U.S. citizenship required • Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR 20+ years of military experience (retired at E6 or higher level) • Must possess Quality Assurance Training Certification OR DAWIA QA Level II certification • Must possess documented Quality Control Training• Must possess 5 years of Quality Control management experience within the last 10 years• Competency with project management software tools and program portals • Knowledge and understanding of the most recent version of regulations and guidance
Work Environment • Personnel will work in harsh and austere locations in Afghanistan• Work environment is often stressful and detail-oriented