Quality & Conformance Manager - Leading Upholstery Business

WR Group Limited
Dudley, West Midlands
£22,000 - £25,000 DOE 
10 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality & Conformance Manager - Leading Upholstery Business 
Kingswinford, West Midlands 

Want to take your next step up as a Quality & Conformance Manager with an established business? Want to increase your leadership skills and work with blue chip customers? If so, our client wants to hear from you.  

The Company  

Working with retailers throughout Europe, our client transforms designs and concepts into high-quality upholstered furniture. For over 20 years, they have continued to develop their facilities, design capabilities and quality systems to provide an unrivalled service to their customers. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join their team as a Quality & Conformance Manager and help maintain the company's reputation for excellence. 

The Benefits  

- Salary of £22,000 - £25,000 DOE 
- Pension 
- Significant online training 
- Fast-paced and engaging work environment  
- 23 days' holiday + bank holidays 

The ability to produce exceptional furniture is a testament to the loyalty and talent of our client's employees. Our client has a very low rate of staff turnover and invests in their people to ensure that they have all the tools they need to succeed.   

What's more, our client is part of a flourishing group, so there are plenty of opportunities to progress as the company continues to expand.  

The Role 

As the Quality & Conformance Manager, you will ensure that our client's products are manufactured to the highest standards.  

In this hands-on role, you will:  

- Manage a team of 5 - 7 Quality Control Inspectors
- Oversee the returns process  
- Ensure that H&S procedures are followed  
- Identify training needs within the business  
- Build your understanding of SMETA and technical audit requirements  
- Act as the central point of contact for third party audits carried out by blue chip customers  

About You  

To be considered, you will need: 

- Experience in a quality control role within a manufacturing environment  
- Superb communication skills 
- The ability to motivate and inspire others  
- Excellent attention to detail  
- Great problem-solving abilities 

Ideally, you will have previous upholstery experience, but candidates with a background in the textile and/or automotive markets will also be considered.

Other companies may call this role Quality Control Manager, QC Manager, Manufacturing Quality Manager, QA Manager or Quality Assurance Manager.  

Our client is eager to hear from candidates who've held the title of Quality Manager, Quality & Compliance Manager, Quality Control Officer, QA Officer or Quality Assurance Analyst.  

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