PAPP Quality Manager


Rabat, MA

Country/Region:  Morocco
Job Function:  Quality
Requisition ID:  34637
Employment Type:  Salary

Country & Work location:  Morocco

Position / or Job Title: Supplier Core PPAP Manager


Driving the future of automotive. We’re Lear For You.


Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of more than 165,000 talented employees in 37 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation


Lear has been operating in Morocco since 2003, offering a wide range of products and demonstrating strong expertise in electrical distribution systems, electronics, surface materials, and seating JIT(Just-in-Time).  With its 17 cutting-edge production and engineering sites located in Rabat, Tangier, Kenitra, and Meknes, Lear Morocco has become a major and significant player in the industry employing over 19,000 diverse & talented team members.

Lear Morocco has been certified as a Top Employer for 2022 and 2023 in recognition of its unwavering commitment to operational excellence, innovation, and fostering supportive work environment.


Position overview:


As Supplier Core PAPP Manager, you will be in charge of managing Supplier Core PPAP submission and review activities E-Systems globally to assure flawless customer launches and meeting programs supplier milestone dates as well as managing the Supplier Core PPAP team by selecting, developing and retaining talent


Key Responsibilities:


  • Supplier Core PPAP documentation Quality review and approval of E-Systems Low impact Components within the Lear defined business applications (PH, SEM…) according to the Supplier Core PPAP Process
  • To achieve 100% Supplier Core PPAP closure on time according to the timing defined by the program team
  • Monitor and report progress of Supplier Core PPAP submissions and approval status
  • Ensure 100% Annual layout submission and closure
  • Monitor and report progress of Supplier Annual Layout status
  • Escalate to the program team any risk of not meeting the Supplier Core PPAP timing
  • Ensure that Suppler Core PPAP Process conforms to IATF, customer and internal requirements
  • Coordinate ongoing business application development in SEM, Profile and LearPro
  • Periodically request and conduct meeting with suppliers to review PPAP status and drive roadmap actions to improve PPAP performance
  • Ensure no duplication of Core PPAP submissions
  • Develop Supplier Core PPAP review team competency in reviewing and approving PPAP of the different supplier commodities
  • Document and report back within the Lear defined business applications (PH,SEM…) findings, comments and results of the Supplier Core PPAP documentation Quality review


Key skills and Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in a similar position within automotive
  • Experience building and leading a team
  • 5 years’ experience in a full cycle quality position
  • Great Communication skills
  • Fluent English written and spoken


Why Lear


We offer a fantastic place to work, opportunity to grow and being part of a company who places its people first.


What We Offer


  • Competitive Salary,
  • Competitive social perks including:  
    • Medical insurance
    • Social security benefits,
    • Transportation allowance,
    • Canteen in site
  • Paid Vacations
  • Flexible working hours,
  • Access to Learning and development opportunities
  • Opportunities to give back to the community
  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world




Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resumes for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.

Location Code: