Quality Manager (Furniture background)

£30,000 - £35,000

Castle Donington - Permanent

Posted: 4 weeks ago

Ref: D0017075

 

OVERVIEW

 

The Quality Manager is responsible for establishing processes to deliver a long-term quality assurance vision, formalising quality policies & procedures, and establish performance metrics for the department.

 

THE ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop company Quality Assurance policies and procedures
  • Working in conjunction with Sourcing to monitor all production outcomes by vendor, including test and sample products according to company policies
  • Implement and manage all product audit procedures and QC inspections with Asia QC team
  • Manage all nonconforming product issues through to an agreed corrective action plan with relevant vendor
  • Prepare a weekly list of existing or possible out-of-tolerance items for senior management; devise an action plan from this list for follow-up by senior management
  • Oversee new product development from a position technical performance and specification conformity
  • Work with all outside third-party labs in implementing company procedures for sample submission and data retrieval, including internal preliminary samples as well as finished product samples
  • Make sure all invoices related to quality assurance are properly approved and submitted
  • Investigating and setting standards for vendor-based quality management
  • Provide customer facing technical information and instructions
  • Provide management/technical reports
  • Responsible for all packaging control and improvement

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • To be successful for this role you will need to have strong Quality control and systems management background.
  • Energy, enthusiasm and drive to deliver results.
  • Strong analysis and decision-making ability.
  • Furniture industry experience essential

 

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