Quality Manager - up to £60k
Working for a very innovative and successful organisation who have a niche sector of the market, this position works as part of the senior staff team, being solely responsible for leading the Quality function which includes ownership of the company Quality Management System, Environmental, Health & Safety Management System, and Business Improvement activities within the business.
Using at least 5 years experience of Quality Management within an ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, engineering or electro mech environment, ideally an SME, you will work closely with the Engineering department, Operations and suppliers, using a driven, proactive and customer focused approach to all products and services, ensuring that QMS and EHMS are effective and compliance is maintained across all relevant areas, holding budgetary responsibility for the department.
Six Sigma and Lean methodologies will be part of your working practice, to lead Business Improvement programmes, leading a team, coaching and developing staff, being a leader has respect, tact and diplomacy, providing a calm and balance view with a high level of gravitas.
As part of the Senior Management Team, you will provide concise information and justified recommendations to the Business Leadership Team to assist in management of the business and prioritising of actions to be undertaken, strategically planning to assist the ever evolving business. You will have a track record of achieving outstanding results and driving quality processes through an organisation.
A Degree level or equivalent in a technically related subject, is required, as well as being recognised lead auditor or a company approved supplier auditor, and holding Membership of Quality Assurance industry professional body.
Benefits include 23 days holiday, BUPA and pension.
Only those who fulfil the specified criteria will be considered. If you have not received a response within 2 working days then you have not been successful on this occasion.
Gibson Chadwick acting as an Employment Agency.