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Quality Manager

Location: Washington

Salary: £53,000-57,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167660

Our client , a leading automotive manufacturer is seeking an experienced Quality Manager to joi them at their manufacturing facility based in the North East.


A key position the Quality Manager will be responsible for driving and delivering quality standards within the plant within a culture of continuous improvement. Key areas of focus will include:-


  • Working with the Leadership team to deliver and manage delivery of overall strategy and objectives

  • Lead the development of a 'Quality culture' throughout the business, coaching in the principles of quality and lean methodologies

  • Ensure that supplier quality standards are understood and adhered to

  • Ensure that Site leadership team are kept abreast of any quality risks, improvement needs, initiatives and corrective requirements

  • Maintaining and improving site Quality Management System

  • Ensure safe new product launch whilst maximising profitability


An experienced Quality Manager is required, with a proven track record gained in leading a quality function within a high volume manufacturing/supply chain environment coupled with an excellent working knowledge of quality systems (16949 AND QMS. An excellent knowledge of lean manufacturing principles is essential as well as demonstrable exposure to driving standards within a constantly changing and evolving business.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business with real scope for professional and personal recognition.