Group Quality Manager (Automotive)

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

  • Contact email:

    iwilson@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    PRM558_1554807144

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-01

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Are you a Senior Quality professional with exceptional knowledge of TS16949 working in an automotive 1st or 2nd tier supplier looking to join a thriving company who is investing in their future currently? We are recruiting for a Group Quality Manager for this leading automotive supplier based near Milton Keynes. Salary £50-60k plus benefits!

As Group Quality Manager for this automotive engineering company you will be well versed in TS16949 having worked in a senior role for a tier 1 or tier 2 automotive supplier previously. You will form part of the senior management team being responsible for the development and implementation of quality assurance and control methodologies to improve and maintain the quality of products and processes.

You will work closely with all levels of production, engineering, quality, and purchasing applying problem solving techniques to fully utilise manufacturing opportunities. You will be the SME with demonstrable experience of quality tools and techniques such as DFMEA, PFMEA etc

Other areas of responsibility will include internal and external audits, reporting of non-compliance including scrap, re-work, first off success rate, as well as responsibility for instrumentation, measurement and calibration.

A strong people manager is required with experience of completing appraisals, and disciplinaries as necessary. A background and qualification within an engineering discipline preferably in automotive or die casting would be advantageous. Extensive knowledge of continuous improvement techniques such as 8D, 6 Sigma and 5S.

This role would suit: Group Quality Manager, Quality Manager, SHEQ Manager, Head of Quality, Quality Director, QHSE Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, QA Manager, QC Manager

Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell, Bedford, Buckingham, Northampton, Banbury, Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable, Luton

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.