Quality Director


  • £80000 - £90000 per annum
  • Hereford and Worcester
  • Posted: 03/03/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420012

Job Details

This is an integral role in the business and a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving, multi-national manufacturer of safety critical engineering materials with a multi million turnover and will suit an experienced senior Quality professional with demonstrable experience in change management; systems implementation and strategically reducing costs.



Reporting the Managing Director, the Quality Director will provide leadership and direction to a plant based quality team.



Duties & Responsibilities:

o Part of the senior management team; understanding the business objectives and areas of technical and quality considerations

o Review all processes and systems which are in place; make improvements and recommendation for change moving forward

o Revitalise the current quality management system

o Customer engagement and resolve any complaints or non compliance

o Ensure all the relevant certificates and accreditations are in place; monitored and met

o Working closely with operations and technical you will play a big part in the NPI and NPD

o Review quality business-wide and ensure all measurables are in place to track quality; service; efficiency and empowerment with a view to drive down cost and increase quality



Applications are sought from individuals experienced in a senior management role such as Quality Director, Head of Quality or Group Quality Manager capacity that possess the following skills:

o Degree qualified in either materials, metallurgy, engineering or management ; CQI is highly desirable

o Proven experience; delivering against KPIs, with appreciation for what excellent looks like

o Knowledge of quality assurance accreditations and customer approvals such as ISO9000; AS9000, UKAS, NADCAP

o Significant experience in a high-volume manufacturing capacity, ideally gained in metals or complex engineered materials

o Proven skills in applying change management and driving costs down and improving quality business wide, leading high performing teams with examples of where you have improved the customer experience whilst adding value to the revenue increase

o Commercially astute and analytically strong with a tactile approach and the ability to successfully work as part of a wider multinational corporate team



The opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Quality Director or Head of Quality to be part of an established global company who are currently undergoing a period of significant investment in the facility and transformation in quality key metrics. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary upto £90000, car allowance, performance related bonus (>30%), pension, health insurance and relocation assistance plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.



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