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Head Of Quality

  • Location

    Watford, Hertfordshire

  • Sectors:

    Quality & HSE

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma White

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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    Emma Bryan

Head of Quality

South East- Luton, Watford, Stevenage, Hertford

*Excellent Package Details*

The Role
A leading Aerospace/Defence business is looking for a Head of Quality to create and deliver programmes within the International Quality organisation to develop the Quality team. Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting skills diagnostics and analysis

  • Design and implement a knowledge management framework

  • Create and roll out effective training and talent plans

  • Succession planning

  • Support strategies ensuring future Quality capabilities meets the business needs

  • Working for The Group Quality Director you will develop teams based across 4 countries

  • Maintain relationships with national and internationally to promote quality methods

  • Support business improvement

  • Prepare reports

  • Review of quality plans

  • Participate with Projects and attend meetings

The Person

  • 5-10 years' experience in Quality

  • Quality management systems experience

  • Proven experience of developing employees and training

  • Strong manager

  • Problem solving methods

  • Lean /CI experience

  • Understanding external quality improvements

  • Solid business understanding

  • Experience working in design environment

  • Contribute to strategy at a senior level

  • Full Quality toolbox

  • Non-conformances

  • Target orientated

  • Self-motivated

  • Happy to travel


  • Degree

  • Six sigma experience is an advantage

  • Aerospace/defence

  • Electronics/ complex electronic/ systems experience

  • French speaking

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.

You will work in a strong team with a wealth of experience across Europe including improvement projects, auditing, documentation management , product assurance. This role is pivotal in harmonising the business sites and setting the Quality standard.

The Package
*Excellent Package*

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