Quality Manager

Melton Mowbray
Competitive salary and package
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The Quality Manager will be vital in driving and implementing quality frameworks and best practices and also integral in streamlining clear communication across operations to achieve performance improvement throughout Melton Production. The successful individual will be highly driven to succeed with natural gravitas to engage people by leading from the front with a passion to achieve strong 'right first time' mind-set and embed a continuous improvement culture throughout the business. Details about the Client JELD-WEN, an American-owned global multi-national business employing more than 20,000 people across 22 countries, is the UK's largest manufacturer of quality timber interior and exterior doors, windows, patio doors and stairs. In the U.K. they are head-quartered in Sheffield and have three manufacturing sites in Melton Mowbray and one in Penrith. The philosophy of JELD-WEN is one of Continuous Improvement. To complement their existing team, they are now looking to recruit a high calibre Quality Manager. Detailed Job Description The Quality Manager will report directly into the Operations Director and will hold up to 4 direct reports covering the three manufacturing sites in Melton Mowbray. The below is essential: Develop, implement, communicate and maintain a quality plan to bring the Company's Quality Systems and Policies into compliance with quality system requirements. Effectively interact with Production and Development teams to maintain product supply. Ensure compliance with national and international standards and legislation. Ensuring tests and procedures are properly understood, carried out and evaluated. Writing technical management system reports and statistical reports. Defining quality procedures, setting up and maintaining controls ad documentation procedures. Liaising with customers, auditors, and ensuring the execution of corrective action and compliance with customers specifications. Collating and analysing performance data and charts against defined parameters. Candidate's Profile Educated to degree level (or equivalent) / Over 5 years in a Quality management position preferred Strong manufacturing background and experience with ISO9001. Strong analytic and problem solving skills Strong leadership and communication skills Green/Black Belt Six Sigma Certified (preferred) Knowledge of environmental, health and safety regulations Able to create structure to support effective and efficient company processes What's on offer Competitive salary and package Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page. Ref Code: MPTJ13737898Z This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66898833