Head of Business Quality

Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

Head of Business Quality

High Wycombe

Head of Business Quality needed for a multinational financial organisation based in High Wycombe who are looking to employ an experienced Quality professional with an in-depth knowledge of quality standards, internal and external auditing, Quality Assurance policies and ideally the defence industry.

The successful Head of Business Quality will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • 25 day's holiday in addition to Bank Holidays (with the option to buy an extra 5 days)
  • Non-contractual annual bonus based on company targets
  • Pension Plan
  • Car allowance
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised canteen and gym on site
  • Life assurance
  • + many more

Some of the main duties of the Head of Business Quality will include:

  • Input into the maintenance and update of quality procedures, standards and specifications
  • Monitoring the compliance and satisfaction of customer requirements for quality
  • Supporting Purchasing in the appropriate quality requirements for external suppliers
  • Ensuring that design, manufacturing, test and repair processes meet international and national standards
  • Participating in reviews aimed at increasing material resource efficiency and reducing waste
  • Monitoring and reporting the extent of Rework to SMT and supporting the implementation of remedial tasks
  • Assessing and communicating performance through the generation and submission of Quality trend reports
  • Monitoring the Quality resource forward load requirements and structuring the Quality department to ensure that the required level of SQEP support is provided into the business and the associated organisation is right sized and fit for purpose
  • Leading the recruitment of SQEP Quality staff when departmental requirements are identified
  • Ensuring that Quality staff training and development is provided at an appropriate level to all practitioners and as defined within the Departmental Training Plan
  • Supporting and participating in all customer acceptance activities and supporting the business in the resolution of all areas of non-conformance
  • Reviewing and approving project Quality Control Plans
  • Resourcing the Quality department to meet business needs
  • Deploying personnel in correct areas
  • Determining and reporting of relevant Quality KPIs
  • Supporting customer reviews and acceptance events
  • Ensuring active management of supplier Quality performance

What you need to be the successful Head of Business Quality:

In order to be the successful Head of Business Quality and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

  • Be educated to Degree level
  • Have in-depth Quality Experience
  • Experience of auditing
  • Management Experience
  • High-level communication skills

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Business Quality to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

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