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Head of Quality

  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sectors:

    Quality & HSE

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abigail Booth

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Job page.job details.consultant:

    Abigail Booth

Head of Quality


Up to £80,000

The Role
My client is looking for a Head of Quality to join their busy site in Yeovil. Reporting into the General Manager, the Head of Quality will be responsible for 3 sites across the UK and will be targeted on improvements throughout the teams. Other key responsibilities will include:

  • AS9100 REV D

  • Reduction in overall business costs

  • Track record in Quality Management

  • Maintain quality assurance

  • Internal, external, customer auditing

  • Improve quality performance

  • Conducting skills diagnostics and analysis

  • Work with teams developing KPIs

  • Drive CI

  • FAIRs

  • Mentor, coach, and develop Quality Managers

  • Provide quality expertise to other relevant departments

  • Succession planning

  • Support strategies ensuring future Quality capabilities meets the business needs

The Person

  • AS9100 REV D

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in a Senior Quality Management position

  • Degree Qualified

  • Proven experience in the implementation of quality systems

  • Experience of developing employees and training

  • Lean /CI experience

  • Solid business understanding & able to contribute to strategy at a senior level


  • Airworthiness regulatory experience

  • Six sigma experience is an advantage

The Company
Our client is a market leading Aerospace/ Defence business that have strong and exciting relationships with a number of manufacturers. They offer transparent and accessible career development and are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately.

The Package

  • Up to £80,000

  • Flexible working

  • Bonus

  • Pension

If you are interested please apply online. If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future