Quality / Compliance Manager

Location: Bedfordshire, England Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Defence, Nuclear Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: April Burton

Quality / Compliance Manager


£50,000 - £60,000

Fantastic benefits package

Quality / Compliance Manager needed for a global aerospace, defense, security and advanced technologies company based in Bedford. My client is looking for a Quality / Compliance Manager with knowledge of AS9100 and ISO9001 and experience leading a successful team.

The successful Quality / Compliance Manager 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:

  • Salary range: £50,000 - £60,000
  • 9-day fortnight average 37.5 hour week
  • 25 days holiday
  • Good pension scheme
  • Other benefits to be disclosed on application

What the role entails

Some of the main duties of the Quality / Compliance Manager will include:

  • Reporting directly to the Head of Quality, the Quality / Compliance Manager is responsible for the overall quality, compliance and the maintenance of the Quality Management System for the organisation.
  • Responsible for ensure suitable coordination of employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions of their team.
  • Shall be responsible for the overall quality of Ampthill process and compliance.
  • Develops suitable collaborations with all business function to ensure quality standards are in place and compliant across the business.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of a broad range of Quality, Engineering, Supply Chain and Manufacturing processes and act as advocate of these principles across the business.
  • Provide reports on and drive improvement through Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to the Business on both Quality Function and Business Quality performance.
  • Ensure continued business adherence to ISO9001 and AS9100 standards.

What you need to be the successful Quality / Compliance Manager

In order to be the successful Quality / Compliance Manager and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:


  • Knowledge of AS9100 and ISO9001 and an excellent appreciation for the requirements of a Business Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Experience of leading successful teams to drive solutions to issues and develop robust preventative actions.
  • Be able to manage all aspects of quality assurance across the Ampthill lines of business with direct management responsibilities of a group of Quality Management Professionals, including process analysts, quality auditors and quality engineers.


  • Knowledge of Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing & integration.
  • Experience of developing and implementing processes associated with large scale production.
  • Proven ability to facilitate external audits from customers, the UK MOD and governing bodies.
  • Certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.
  • Awareness of BSI Accreditation &/or Standards.
  • SAP user skills is advantageous.

Must be eligible for Security Clearance (MUST hold a British passport only).

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Quality / Compliance Manager 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!

Quality / Compliance Manager
£50,000 - £60,000
Fantastic benefits package

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