Perform quality inspections of finished goods at the manufacturing location ensuring all Tiffany & Co. Merchandise Vendor Manual requirements are met. Coordinate flexible appointments for the on-site Inspection Program for specified suppliers. Responsible for timely completion of all data entry in JDE including details of on-site inspection, rejections, and re-sampling data.
Coordinate and execute the on-site Inspection Program for specified suppliers. Inspect merchandise on-site to ensure all products meet Tiffany & Co. standards. Record and publish on-site inspection data.
Provide vendor communication on unacceptable conditions identified in the field. Provide feedback to QA Management. Support specific needs requested by Jewelry Supply Planning. Publish on-site schedule and provide flexible service for supplier accommodations. Record inspection results and administer disposition of rejected merchandise. Follow through with all required communication and data entry review. Provide vendor support as needed including efforts beyond the scope of the Vendor Support Inspection program. Participate in all safety training seminars and follow all job safety requirements.
High School Diploma
Graduate Gemologist (GIA)
3 years of Quality Assurance experience
Ability to inspect diamonds and colored stones set in jewelry
Ability to work at a high level of efficiency and professionalism without immediate supervision
Normal color perception required
Proficient in English; written and oral
Bachelors or Associates degree
American Society for Quality Certification
Fellowship Gemology Association of Great Britain (FGA)