Quality Manager

Havant, Hampshire
08 Mar 2018
07 Apr 2018
Quality, Safety, Scientific

Reference: JAN20180611

Location: Havant, Portsmouth

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Employee Bonus Scheme, Company Pension & Life Assurance, Flexi-time, Training & Professional Development, Healthcare Incentives, Share Incentive Scheme, Free Car Parking, Childcare Vouchers, 25 Days Annual Leave


A Day in the Life of Head of Quality  

  • Working with Operations to review yield data
  • Out on the line looking at how processes work, speaking to operators about how they do their job.
  • Challenging Conformance on their processes and controls
  • Presenting to the Board what progress has been made on your projects
  • Discussing with other Quality Managers from across Halma on how they are progressing on the new ISO requirement.
  • Attending a team meeting to understand what else is going on across the organisation

About You

  • Experience in driving Quality thinking through an organisation. 
  • You have the aptitude and ability to influence. 
  • Willingness to get it done, deliver and celebrate team success. 
  • Endless amounts of curiosity to understand bigger picture and obtain root cause of a situation. 
  • Able to manage and prioritise multiple assignments, delivering high quality work in the right way. 
  • Constructively challenge the status Quo.
  • You love data, creating, analysing and identifying when change is required. Strong numerical skills.
  • You are Self-motivated and the ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • A team player with good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate confidently and persuasively with a wide variety of people.
  • Ability to build strong internal cross functional relationships and develop strategic external partnerships. Truly excellent collaboration skills.  
  • An energetic person with the professional background and experience required to make tough decisions in a timely and calm, professional manner. 

Bonus Points for Experience with:  

  • Working in high volume manufacturing
  • Working within a Project driven environment to tight deadlines and under pressure 
  • Six Sigma Blackbelt 

Your Ideal Job, if you’re looking to: 

  • Be more than just a “flag bearer” for Quality.
  • You want to drive change through the organisation and have a Quality Mindset. Adapting what we do now for future successes. 
  • Lead a small team, but influencing many different departments to drive change 
  • Enhance Customer Satisfaction 
  • Identifying improvements to products and processes to protect people and save lives! 
  • Showing Curiosity to solve problems and learning for the future 
  • Play a crucial part in the development of the business 
  • Deliver significant change and improvement 
  • Drive projects that move the needle.  
  • An interesting role where no two days are the same 
  • Work with smart people
  • Work for a vibrant company culture where positive changes are being brought in every day 
  • Be part of a strong management structure where directors listen to their employees 
  • Contribute to a positive atmosphere and a team who are committed to supporting one another

…then this might be the job for you

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