Supplier Qualiy Manager

Supplier Quality Manager - West Sussex

We are currently recruiting for a Supplier Quality Manager for our client who are a market leader within Protection solutions / Defence industry. This role offers great opportunities and an excellent career path with a leading company. If this opportunity appeals to you then please get in touch.


This opportunity is based in West Sussex but will include regular travel to suppliers / other sites.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of the supplier quality team striving for high levels of performance.

  • Create and deliver a supplier quality assurance strategy that will deliver and maintain high standards of performance for future and current projects.

  • Conduct regular audits and assessments of suppliers to maintain compliance.

  • Support and lead cost reduction activities with a focus on quality.

  • To understand and comply with policies and procedures including but not limited to, ISO9001 & ISO14001

Skills / Experience required:

  • Qualification in a quality engineering discipline or relevant experience

  • Read and understand Engineering drawings and specifications

  • Proven track record of supplier development / Audits within a similar sector

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and ideally ISO 14001 (However ISO 14001 is not essential)

  • Eligible for UK Security Clearance to minimum SC level