Quality Manager


Location: Bournemouth * permanent position * competitive salary + bonus *

Market leading global manufacturer of products such as sprayed materials including, paints, coatings, powders, mastics and bonding materials is now looking to recruit experienced QUALITY MANAGER to join and manage an enthusiastic team of six people.

Salary: market competitive (negotiable – depends on experience)

Working hours:

Mon – Thurs     8.00am ‐ 12.45pm & 13.15pm ‐ 17.00pm

Friday                8.00am ‐ 13.00pm (39 hours)


Snapshot of the role for Quality Manager:

This position provides strong leadership and strategic planning to develop, implement and maintain the quality assurance processes that support the business mission and ongoing continuous improvement for the business.


Key responsibilities for Quality Manager role:

Working with all members of staff to achieve the targeted improvement goals.

Maintain an awareness of quality trends and advise the business accordingly.

Interfacing with industry regulatory and other customer/government and notified bodies as necessary on ISO9001, ATEX, FM, MET etc. related accreditations

Managing the performance of the Quality Team and organising staff training to develop career progression.

Planning and conducting internal audits for all areas/functions within ISO9001 Quality System.  Working with suppliers to ensure agreed quality standards are met.

Conducting vendor appraisal/supplier assessments and monitor sub-contract performance as necessary Maintain Company’s approved supplier list and supplier quality records

Measuring and improving the impact of quality activities upon deliveries, product/services.


Knowledge Required:

An in-depth knowledge of all aspects of Quality Management Systems (QMS.)

A thorough understanding of the requirements of BS EN ISO9001:2015

Knowledge of Product specific approval requirements (ATEX, FM, MET etc.)

Experience of working with 8D reports, root cause analysis and Corrective Action Planning

Knowledge of Lean/Sigma Business Improvement tools and techniques.

KPI development and management.


As Quality Manager with previous experience in similar environments, you will recognise yourself within this exciting job opportunity if you are self-motivated team player, multitasker, true motivator and leader as well people skilled all-round person.


Apply now or get in touch with us for an informal chat.