Head of Quality

Job Title: Head of Quality
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gwynedd
Salary: Competitive + benefits package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH23382_1493120885
Contact Name: Jack Cornick
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Allen & York have been engaged by a global manufacturing organisation who are seeing to appoint a Head of Quality for their site in North West Wales. The role itself will involve work closely with senior management to ensure standard operating procedures and continuous improvement.

Your Responsibilities

  • Ensure site compliance with all relevant quality standards
  • To comply and promote Health & Safety standard operating procedures
  • Analyse customer requirements so that expectations are met and KPI's can be implemented for quality reporting
  • Identify business issues and prioritise improvement projects
  • Develop and implement of a QMS based on internal and external regulation
  • Initiate continuous improvement with employee support. This requires personal involvement in processes and projects.
  • Focused, regular and direct quality reporting
  • Manage suppliers using best methods to increase quality and reduce costs through non-conformation
  • To plan and co-ordinate improvements with senior management
  • Take ownership for audits, assessments and quality management guidelines
  • Lead directives towards quality management in processes and escalate cases of non-compliance

Your Skills

  • Expert knowledge in Quality principles and international regulations and standards (ex. ISO 13485, 21 CFR 820)
  • Working knowledge of healthcare or manufacturing projects and the relevant guidelines
  • Experience in highly matrixed corporate environment
  • Relevant quality certification

If this role looks of interest then please call Jack on 01202 888986 or apply and I will call you directly.