Quality Manager

Bushbury, Wolverhampton

Confidential
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Quality Lead/Manager Aerospace Industry Permanent Base Location: Wolverhampton (Remote working option is available with travel into Wolverhampton office when required) Our client, a leading Aerospace and Defence company, are looking for a Quality Lead within Actuations to join their team in Wolverhampton on a permanent basis. The role can be based in the UK on a remote basis. (France and Italy will also be considered.) Role Purpose: The Quality Lead will work with stakeholders to improve quality performance and set strategies across operations and the Supply Chain. Key Responsibilities: Owns the execution of Operational and Supplier Quality goals. Sets direction and leads resources to develop, apply and maintain quality strategies. Develop the vision & strategy to enhance the supplier quality organisation. Set the direction and lead the resources to execute the strategy with a positive impact on the business goals. Assess and mature the quality clinics to stream-line the improvement activities within operations and supplier quality. Work with our international stakeholders to continually improve our work transfer processes and maintain compliance. Develop and coach the team to maximise collective potential and create lasting change. Provides guidance across the organization in the implementation of robust and permanent corrective actions. Owns the establishment and execution of short to medium-term quality improvement plans. Confidence to facilitate and resolve complex and extensive investigations Develops and leads implementation of solutions to complex and high-level non-conformities and to satisfy key quality issues raised. Ability to influence others to accept practices and approaches, and ability to communicate and influence executive leadership. Leads the identification and management of risk in product development, driving utilization of APQP core elements (e.g. PFMEA, MSA, Process Flow and Control Plans, etc.) Directs escape management procedures, root cause analysis, and the development of recommendations for corrective actions Leads teams responsible for ensuring all requirements are met for work transfer & process change management. Coach the Quality Managers to continuously achieve the required skill base. Influence projects beyond the business unit with imagination, creativity and innovation. Fully utilise their extended network and influencing skills to gain collaborative agreement with key stakeholders to progress project or business needs Enable and empower others within the business to be successful Advise and arbitrate on issues which relate to complex or sensitive assumptions, approaches, arguments, conclusions and decisions Advise on strategies for improving team dynamics on complex or challenging teams Display as organisational savvy, knows where to go to overcome barriers Develop positive relationship based on trust with both internal and external customers Key Competencies: Coaching the quality team to continuously achieve the goals and objectives Influence projects beyond the business unit with imagination, creativity and innovation Fully utilise their extended network and influencing skills to gain collaborative agreement with key stakeholders to progress project or business needs Enable and empower others within the business to be successful Demonstrated track record of high-performance standards used to deliver committed objectives Customer focused with a broad experience of managing a variety of Quality activities with multiple customer and supplier interfaces Committed to employee development A good understanding of problem-solving techniques and their application to resolve production quality issues Strong communication skills across all levels of the business Qualifications and Experience: Requires a degree with significant or specialist experience and a thorough understanding of the standards, processes, procedures, tools and techniques used in Quality. Quality Management Systems qualifications. Understanding of Supplier Quality requirements and contractual flow downs. Has a thorough understanding of AS9100/ ISO9001 requirements and how they may be achieved through the Quality Management System. AS9100 Lead Auditor Training or Industry equivalent. Ideally holds CQI accreditation Advanced Product Quality Planning implementation, Advanced Problem resolution techniques (I.e. Six Sigma, Red-X, etc) Relationships: Strong links with Quality, Supply Chain and Operations Directors and leaders. Role spans across multiple sites in Europe. You could be a great fit for our Quality Organisation if: You take immense satisfaction and pride in the quality of your work. You re the first to point out opportunities for continuous improvement. You understand the absolute importance of adhering to compliance all while making your customers proud by achieving a zero-defect quality delivery plan. For us quality is personal. People s lives and safety depend on the quality of our products. From the child flying for the first time, to the men and women who save lives, to the astronaut exploring outer space what we do matters, every day. If you checked the boxes above, we invite you to join the Quality organisation as we work to be the best aerospace company for the world by delighting our customers with 100 percent on-time delivery and zero defect parts. Our benefits package includes a competitive base as well as 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, as well as private dental & healthcare. In addition, there is an Employee Assistance Programme, ability to buy and sell holidays, cycle to work scheme, employee discounts and a fantastic pension scheme. Please note that potential candidates will be subject to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and background checks and that project access restrictions may apply to some nationalities. This position may involve access to export-controlled information and hardware where an export license would be required for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Employment will be subject to satisfactory security checks, export license approval, and if required, completion of a non-disclosure agreement. For further information please contact Khush (phone number removed) This position may involve access to export controlled information and hardware where an export license would be required for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Employment will be subject to satisfactory security checks, export license approval, and if required, completion of a non-disclosure agreement. Please press apply now to submit your application. Alternatively, if you would like further information on this position or other positions win a similar sector, please feel free to contact Khush on (phone number removed) for a confidential conversation. We are an equal opportunities Business. 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Date Posted: 27 September 2022
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