Lead Supplier Auditor

Recruiter
Rolls Royce PLC
Location
Derby
Salary
Neg.
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Lead Supplier Auditor to join our team in Derby. As a Lead Supplier Auditor you will work in the Control Systems SCU within Rolls-Royce. Control Systems is split between Derby, Birmingham, Germany and the USA, and the role will be based in Derby. Control Systems has a large external supply base for design engineering which requires oversight in line with aerospace responsibilities. You will coordinate a team of auditors to perform regular audits of the external supply base in line with the risk assessed plan. The role will require regular international travel, where the lead auditor will perform some of the supplier audits. We deliver the best jet engines in the world. Through intelligent innovation and a collaborative approach, we're putting our customers at the forefront of the aviation industry - and we'll keep them there. Our product portfolio powers more than 35 types of commercial aircraft, and with over 13,000 engines in-service around the world, we're keeping the world flying. Key Accountabilities - Run and maintain the plan and budget for external supply base oversight. - Lead a team of supplier auditors. - Perform a number of UK and international supplier audits each year. - Work with suppliers to ensure any audit findings are suitably closed out. - Provide recommendations for addition or removal of supplier approval codes. - Report progress and findings to Rolls-Royce Central Engineering Quality. - Coordinate training of new auditors. Qualifications - Lead auditor accredited by national or international association. - Lead auditor accredited by Rolls-Royce for both internal and external Design audits is desirable. - Degree qualified with strong technical background in both electronics hardware and software development or equivalent. - Management skills for both budgetary and resource planning. - Presentation skills to highest management levels. - Strong character able to liaise with supplier upper management. At Rolls-Royce, we develop integrated power and propulsion solutions and innovative technologies that keep our customers one step ahead of an ever-changing world. Create momentum. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for excellence and innovation. Trusted to deliver excellence. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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