Quality Manager

Recruiter
Lean Engineering Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - 40000 Per Annum
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Quality Manager

£35,000 -£40,000

Field Based (National coverage of client sites)

Quality Manager - About the Company:

A national transport and logistics company are looking for a Quality manager to join their team. The position has arisen due to continued company growth. This is a good opportunity to join a well-established company with a great reputation.

Purpose of Role - Quality Manager
My client is looking to recruit a Quality Manager who will be responsible for implementing and managing Quality (ISO 9001) compliance within the company, including policies, processes and procedures.

Responsibilities:

- Responsible for planning and co-ordinating both internal and external compliance audits and ensuring the required standards are being achieved across the company.
- Manage and support the initial implementation of ISO 9001:2015 quality system and certification process.
- Manage the day to day IQS activity ensuring compliance and conformity with ISO 9001.
- Establish, compile and review the IQS objectives and performance at planned intervals, including the development and management of KPI's and reporting information data.
- Plan, conduct and document the internal audit programme. Manage completion as per the schedule.
- Plan and co-ordinate the external compliance process.
- Develop a supplier audit programme and management process.
- Participate in third party audits.
- Manage change control processes to ensure planning and evaluation.
- Participate in quality meetings, sharing quality metrics and identifying areas for improvement.

Candidate requirements - Quality Manager

The ideal candidate must come from a similar industry such as logistics or distribution as a Quality Manager. You will also have the following skills, qualifications & experience:

- ISO 9001 Internal/Lead Auditor qualification and hands on auditing experience
- Comprehensive understanding and practical application of ISO 9001

- Problem solving skills - ability to evaluate information quickly, identify key issues and formulate conclusions based on sound judgement and experience
- Willing to travel across the UK to supplier sites

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.