Birmingham, West Midlands
£50000 - £55000 per annum
5 months ago
GLOBAL ENGINEERING BUSINESS
£50,000- £55,000+ BONUS + Excellent benefits
Excellent Opportunity! We are looking for a Head of Quality to join our client, a leading Engineering business that supply key products to a range of Blue Chip customers across the globe! This is a rapidly growing business that have invested heavily in their systems and facilities in recent years. It is a great opportunity for an ambitious and driven Quality professional to further their career!
Reporting to the Operations Director, the Quality Manager will Lead and direct the Quality team, delivering a professional service to the business and ensuring the maintenance and continual development of the Quality Management System in line with business and customer requirements and expectations. Key duties within the role will include Determining, negotiating and agreeing in-house quality procedures, standards and/or specifications, as well as assessing customer requirements and ensuring compliance and setting appropriate service standards. Other duties will include;
Develop all written management systems (including ISO9001, AS9100, ENV14001 & ISO18001) into a single Business Management System thereby minimising administration and audit costs.
Investigate and set standards for quality and the management of quality across the business
Ensure that manufacturing processes comply with standards and legislation at both national and international level
Work with operating staff to establish processes, standards, systems and procedures
Represent the Quality Function within the business Management team structure to identify improvement and ensure prompt implementation of identified actions
Determine training and development needs of the Quality team and the wider training requirements for the business with regard to quality
Act as a catalyst for change and improvement in performance/quality to maximise profitability
The ideal Quality Manager will be proactive and driven, and have a proven track record of achievement in their career to date. Key experiences will include;
Strong Quality Management experience, ideally within Aerospace, Nuclear or Automotive industries
Pro-active outlook and keen to improve the organisation with a demonstrable impact to the profitability
Analytical with an attention to detail.
Good communicator both written and verbal
Ability to create and nurture a Team, providing sound leadership and decision making
Degree/ relevant industry Qualifications desirable
Our client is a market leading, bespoke engineering business, with an extensive list of high profile customers. They are in a very healthy position, going through year on year growth, and have an excellent reputation for staff retention. This is due largely in part to the constant investment they place in their systems and their facilities, as well as their excellent working culture on site and incentives provided! Due to their current management structure, there is always scope for progression and development. If you are interested in this excellent opportunity, then please apply now.