Lead Supplier Quality Engineer

Lead Supplier Quality Engineer

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join a market leading defence organisation. You'll be responsible for the growth and development of suppliers, ensuring contracts are supported through quality, engineering and best practice procedures.

The company

My client is a world leading defence company who're rapidly evolving and growing due to continued success in supplying vehicles, survivable systems and services to clients across the world, including Defence, Government Organisations, Private Organisations and Original Equipment Manufacturers.

Your duties:

  • Implement a Supplier Quality Assurance strategy that delivers efficient processes for current and future projects

  • Lead and develop the Supplier Quality team

  • Understand and adhere to company policies and procedures including, ISO9001 and ISO14001

  • Maintain SAP database

  • Conduct Audits of the supply chain

  • Resolve any quality concerns

  • Manage records of supplier approvals, audits, visits and supplier performance

  • Ad hoc duties as and when required

Experience Required

  • Able to read engineering drawings

  • Strong communication skills

  • Previous supplier development experience

  • Knowledge of ISO9001 and ISO14001

  • Visual welding inspection experience

If this role suits your skill set and looking for new opportunity with a world leader in their sector, then please click 'APPLY NOW'