Pembrook Resourcing are currently seeking on behalf of their client a quality manager, this is an exciting opportunity with a well renowned company in the area.JOB PURPOSE
Responsible for the company’s Quality and Environmental management systems, ensuring compliance to ISO 9001 & 14001. Ensuring that product quality and service is continually improving, and exceeding all expectations, striving towards zero defects with first time right process adherence.DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
-Understanding customer requirements, and ensuring they are exceeded by the plant.
-Responsible for Quality and Environmental systems and procedures.
-Developing robust quality control processes, working with R&D and engineering to ensure NPI delivers a ‘bomb-proof’ process.
-Devising and reviewing specifications for raw materials and finished goods.
-Setting and managing requirements for suppliers
-Introduce real improvements to the efficiency of the Quality Department
-Auditing internal and external products and processes, helping teams to determine root causes and implement corrective and preventative action
-Prompt and efficient reporting of KPI’s internally and externally.
-Reviewing customer scorecards and portals, and resolving customer complaints and issuesPERSON SPECIFICATION
-A track record of success as a Quality Manager within a Tier 1 environment to automotive or OEM
-Must have working knowledge of ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems and 14001 Environmental Management Systems.
-Demonstrable track record of using quality and problem solving tools.
-Strong leadership and teamwork skills, a good communicator and willingness to travel
-Attention to detail and an analytical mind
-Experienced in conducting investigation into product field failures.
-Knowledge of IAFT16949 and automotive quality procedures would be an advantage.
-Fluent in process controls tools and training techniques (5s. 8 wastes, 8D, APQP, PAPP etc.)
-IT Literate, with strong presentation skills.PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION
-Qualified to HNC / Degree level in science or engineering and/or qualified in Quality and Manufacturing Management.
-ILM Level 4/5 or NVQ Diploma in Management would be an advantage.
-Six Sigma qualifications (Desirable)
Please ensure up to date contact details are included in the search, Due to the high number of candidates applying for this position we will shortlist and contact candidates within a 7 day period of the initial application.