£40 - £50 per hour + Ltd company
3 months ago
Quality Assurance Manager from an aerospace/defence background required to support Integrated Project Teams, the Procurement and Quality functions and the External Supply-Chain in identifying, scoping and implementing tangible Business Improvement Opportunities whilst transitioning to the client's service delivery model.
The role involves but is not limited to the following:
Assurance across all aspects of the business i.e. Business Winning, Contract acceptance, Support Solution Development, External Supply Chain and In-service support.
Work as part of the IPT Management Team covering all aspects of Assurance
Interact with all levels of management within the business and the Customer
Proactive management on Non-Conformance including root cause analysis and Failure Review Boards where appropriate.
Proactive identification and management of risks
Proactive reporting and metrics to communicate, escalate and address issues and concerns
Proactive identification and management of Business Improvement Opportunities
The identification and implementation of IPT Improvement opportunities within the External Supply Chain
Supply Chain risks and opportunities are identified, mitigated and exploited as required.
Compliance to AS9100 Revision D with particular emphasis on the Process Effectiveness (PEAR) requirements.
Implementation of a proactive Supplier Quality Surveillance programme including maintenance of all supplier approvals.
Support, as required, all adhoc Procurement and External Supply issues
The Quality Assurance Manager will be capable of deploying Quality Tools and Techniques i.e. Lean, 5S, Root cause analysis, DMAIC, First Article Verifications
Familiarity with the requirements of AS9100 Revision D and auditing to this standard both internally and within the External Supply Chain is also required.
Ideally educated to Degree Level or equivalent.
Preferably a Chartered Quality Professional.
Awareness of contributing factors such as regulatory requirements for the External Supply Chain.
Ability to develop pro-active reporting in order to drive and measure Business Improvements.
Ability to be part of the IPT Senior Management Team and work at all levels in the business, supply chain and customer
Ability to build and maintain successful working relationships with Key Suppliers
Ideally Lead Auditor trained
Familiar with all Assurance disciplines within the Defence Electronic Design, Manufacturing and support industry
Familiar with advanced quality planning
Ability to identify and deliver change
A knowledge of Regulatory Articles
Full understanding of the AS9100C requirements and internal auditing requirements
The role might involve some UK and International Travel
Initially the role will involve remote working but might move to Bristol at a later date.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE A QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER FROM THE AEROSPACE/DEFENCE INDUSTRY WITH THE REQUIRED EXPERIENCE. FULL DETAILS OF ALL OUR OTHER ROLES CAN BE FOUND ON WWW.MORSON.COM