Quality Assurance Manager

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
16 Aug 2019
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you ready for the next stage of your Quality career?

My client is a major plastics manufacturer based in Nottinghamshire, looking for a Quality Assurance Manager to provide day to day leadership and control of the QA team.

The Role:

  • Determine, negotiate and agree on in-house quality procedures, standards and specifications.
  • Carry out independent quality checks within production and warehouses to ensure product specifications and in-house testing are followed.
  • Plan and organise customer audits.
  • Be lead auditee for all customer specific and regulatory audits.
  • Investigate, liaise, determine route cause analysis and implement preventative action for customer complaints and Non-conformances.
  • Conduct independent PPE audits.
  • Conduct independent warehouse and goods out checks.
  • Update on-line portals with product information and testing.
  • Manage and update Sedex Global account, as and when required.
  • Control and manage product testing.
  • Work with production management and staff to ensure housekeeping standards are met.
  • Work with production team to create new methods of working
  • Work in conjunction with other departments to establish procedures for the production, packaging and palletising of new products.
  • Work together with operating staff to establish, improve and introduce new ways of working.
  • Act as a catalyst for change and improvement in performance and quality.
  • Monitor performance through reports and independent audits.
  • Have a good awareness of health and safety and be part of the H&S committee.
  • Investigate and work with health and safety committee to establish standards for quality and H&S.
  • Identify and determine training needs.
  • Have a good understanding of Goods In and Goods out.
  • Engage with other departments to continuously improve working methods.
  • Any other duties that are deemed quality critical.

The Candidate:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant Quality Control / Assurance experience
  • A confident individual who is IT competent                       
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good numerical skills and an understanding of statistics                                                                    
  • Drive and passion for the Quality of the products and customer fulfilment
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced customer focused environment
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Team working Skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Have good attention to detail
  • Ability to lead and engage
  • Ability to challenge and motivate
  • Ability to facilitate and deliver training

What’s on Offer?

  • A salary of around £35,000 per annum
  • Monday–Friday - 8:30-17:00
  • 20 Days Holidays + 8 Statutory Holidays

If the above role could be of interest and you would like further information, please call Sully (Sulaimaan Akhtar) at D R Newitt Recruitment on 0131 226 5060 or send an email over to sulaimaan.akhtar@drnewitt.com.

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