Quality Manager

Summary

Industry:

Quality / Health and Safety

Job Title:

Quality Manager

Job Ref:

SC27-4871

Job Start Date:

ASAP

Location:

Surrey

Job Type:

Quality Manager

Salary Range:

£40-45K

Salary Benefits:

To be discussed at interview

Job Overview: Working alongside our client, a manufacturer of bespoke mouldings we are looking to appoint a Quality Manager to join their established and successful team.

Role: • As a Quality Manager you will have the ability to drive quality and compliance through the business whilst ensuring the highest industry standards are met. • As a Quality Manager you will have had a solid and steady career history as a Quality professional with good supervisory experience. • You will have proven experience with managing quality systems, ISO legislation as well quality tools SPC, 8D, PPAP along with good customer interface. • This is a senior & integral role within the business and therefore man-management experience is essential. • This role encompasses the full spectrum of quality management responsibilities including industry accreditation compliance standards and the overall management of product quality control disciplines across the entire value chain. • This is a great for an individual looking to work for a growing and stable company who put their people at the forefront of the company. Responsibilities: • Maintain quality accreditations and ensure continues compliance with ISO9001 standard • Effectively interact with Production and Engineering teams to maintain product supply, and assist with New Product Introduction • Ensuring compliance with national and international standards and legislation • Writing technical and management systems reports • Bringing together staff of difference disciplines and driving the group to plan, formulate and agree comprehensive procedures • Manage and maintain the Company’s quality assurance and product release programs for incoming and in-process materials and components, processes and finished goods. • Formulate and manage the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies, procedures and systems pertaining to the QA/QC. • Hosting external auditors and ensuring the execution of corrective action for compliance with specifications • Define, support the development of and update KPI’s used to monitor quality performance • Organise and manage quality assurance function • Identify and develop continuous improvement opportunities Experience Requirements. • Hold a Degree or equivalent qualification in an applied science or engineering field • 5 years prior experience in Quality Assurance for a consumer product manufacturer • Demonstrated experience working with contract manufacturers, suppliers or distributors • Experience in Continuous improvement/Six Sigma improvement methodology • Demonstrated exceptional written and verbal oral communication skills • String IT Skills – Microsoft Office, Excel etc • Passion and alignment with our mission, vision, values & operating principles • Experience in quality management systems • Experience in quality system audits • Desire to own decision and take responsibilities for outcomes • Willingness to travel when required • Excellent inter-personal and customer facing skills. • and verbal) and good inter-personal relations • Strategic with a sound logical approach to problem solving • Strong leadership, management and people development skills. • Self-motivated and confident decision maker