Group Quality Manager (Automotive)

Recruiter
Meridian Business Support
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£50000 - £60000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a senior quality professional with an automotive background looking to join a thriving company who is investing in their future currently? We are recruiting for a Group Quality Manager for this leading automotive supplier based near Milton Keynes. Salary £50-60k plus benefits!

As Group Quality Manager for this manufacturing company you will be well versed in TS16949 having worked in a senior role for a tier 1 or tier 2 automotive supplier previously. You will form part of the senior management team being responsible for the development and implementation of quality assurance and control methodologies to improve and maintain the quality of products and processes.

You will work closely with all levels of production, engineering, quality, and purchasing applying problem solving techniques to fully utilise manufacturing opportunities. You will be the SME with demonstrable experience of quality tools and techniques such as DFMEA, PFMEA etc

Other areas of responsibility will include internal and external audits, reporting of non-compliance including scrap, re-work, first off success rate, as well as responsibility for instrumentation, measurement and calibration.

As strong people manager is required with experience of completing appraisals, and disciplinaries as necessary. A background and qualification within an engineering discipline preferably in automotive or die casting would be advantageous. Extensive knowledge of continuous improvement techniques such as 8D, 6 Sigma and 5S.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency