Quality Manager (6 Months Contract) :
My client has an exciting immediate opportunity for an experienced Quality Manager to join their busy team.
Purpose of Role :
As Quality Manager you will be responsible for implementing & maintaining systems and processes that assure the quality of product supplied to customers.
You will be the key point of contact for all Quality matters with Suppliers, Customers and External Quality approval bodies.
The Successful Candidate will have :
Experience in a Quality function in a Tier 1 Automotive component supplier
Demonstrated ISO / TS 16949 implementation success, with experience of managing Automotive Quality Management Systems
Proven knowledge of Automotive tools & techniques including APQP & PPAP
Lean manufacturing techniques, for example, TPS, 5S, TPM, Poke Yoke analysis, SMED, TQM
Proven leadership experience, with responsibility for a Quality team.
Be a Certified Lead Auditor TS16949 / ISO9001
Responsibilities Overview :
Be the owner of all Quality Management Systems
Manage & mentor Quality team (providing the full management cycle)-
Setting departmental, personal targets and objectives for the quality team
Review & maintain the business & department targets and objectives
Develop action plans - Corrective & Preventative, 5Y, 8D & address poor performance.
Monitor manufacturing quality performance through appropriate means, including audits (product & process), non-conformance database, KPI's, etc.
Ensure that effective systems exist for containment of non-conforming product
Managing Supplier performance by ensuring appropriate measures are in place-incoming inspections, supplier audits, KPIs, performance reviews
Customer Management - Ensuring needs are clearly understood & implemented within the business, providing any data requested, maintaining customer satisfaction indicators and ensuring prompt & effective response to any quality concerns raised.
Encouraging, monitoring & reporting on all quality improvement initiatives active in the business.
In return for the above you will enjoy a competitive salary & benefits package. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business which values its employees and which can offer excellent career prospects.
Interviews are being arranged quickly and it is envisaged that this position will be filled quickly. For more information please email your CV to :
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