[Vacancy]: Head, Quality Assurance and Control – Cement Industry Needed at Dangote

March 21, 2024

Job Description


We are currently seeking an experienced and dedicated individual to join our team as the Head of Quality Assurance and Control in Okpella Cement Plc.

As the Head of Quality Assurance and Control, you will be responsible for ensuring that our products meet the highest quality standards before they reach our customers. Your expertise and leadership will be instrumental in driving the success of our business.

Your Responsibilities:

As the Plant Director’s report, your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive quality assurance and control program to ensure compliance with industry standards and customer requirements.
  • Lead a team of quality professionals to monitor and evaluate quality control procedures.
  • Develop and maintain quality control policies and procedures.
  • Conduct regular audits and inspections to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive continuous improvement and enhance product quality.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and technological advancements to incorporate best practices into quality control processes.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the quality assurance and control team, fostering a culture of excellence, teamwork, and accountability.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with internal stakeholders, external partners, and regulatory agencies.
  • Prepare and present reports on quality assurance and control performance to management.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Manage quality-related documentation and data management systems.


  • Minimum of 27 years of experience in quality assurance and control, preferably in the cement industry.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (e.g., Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Quality Management).
  • Strong knowledge of quality control principles, methodologies, and best practices.
  • Proven experience in developing and implementing quality assurance programs.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail-oriented and committed to achieving excellence in quality control.
  • Experience with relevant quality management systems and tools.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., ISO, Six Sigma) are a plus.

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