Quality Assurance Lead

Quality Assurance Lead

  • Quality; Assurance; QMS; Audit; Implementation; Continuous Improvement

  • Defence; Aerospace; Security; Maritime; Naval

  • Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (Hybrid - 1/2 days p/w in office)

  • £45,000 - £52,000 + excellent bens.

Our client, a Global Defence and Security organisation are currently looking for a Quality Assurance Lead to join them on a permanent basis. Within this role you'll manage the Quality Assurance activities on your assigned Bids and Projects.


  • Promote best practice for - Compliance, Quality Assurance, Supplier Quality, Process and Programme Effectiveness

  • Provide oversight to ensure compliance with all external Quality Standards

  • Support with Bid and Project reviews

  • Assist Project, Supply Chain and Compliance teams to assure Supplier Quality

  • Development and Improvement of Quality Management Systems

  • Continuous improvements

  • Provide Quality Assurance input towards Proposals

  • Quality Assurance reports

  • Risk and Opportunity Management

  • Internal Auditing

Experience / Skills required

  • Quality Assurance experience within a Systems / Software environment

  • Experience with the full Bids and Projects lifecycle

  • Proficient in Developing and Implementing ISO Compliant processes

  • Internal Audit experience

** Please note, a UK Passport is required for Security Clearance**