Change & Digital Transformation, Strategy & Architecture
Our prestigious clients are currently looking for a proven QSHE Manager required to supervise a multi facility national logistics operation. As we rely heavily on third party suppliers for our warehousing needs, the role will involve working closely with 3PL Quality teams and ensuring their processes and policies align to the standards set by regulatory authorities. Managing the long-term relationship with our external logistics partners and working with different internal stakeholders on a regular basis, will require you to bean excellent communicator.
As this is a new operation, you will be providing input into creating an internal strategy on the quality standards and processes expected within the supply chain. This will require you to be familiar with relevant ISO 9001 standards including medical device regulations underpinning these areas, and the best practices used within a healthcare quality environment. Furthermore, you will work with other members of the contract team to set expected quality KPIs with the logistics providers and continue to monitorthese through regular reviews and site quality audits.
You will also be responsible for driving process improvements, developing quality strategic initiatives across our constantly expanding operation. In order to be considered for this role, you will need to demonstrate past capability of working in a similar quality and continuous improvement (CI) environment.
The Quality Manager will also be expected to work closely with the Product Development team on any quality related issues and ensure the appropriate steps are taken to minimise disruption to the overall supply chain by coordinating with the logistics providers.
Furthermore, you will work closely with the Head Quality, Safety, Health and Environmental to establish a regular third party audit schedule to regularly inspect the QMS system compliance and process at multiple sites.
Suitable candidates must have BPSS Clearance
Essential Skills and Experience
- A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background.
- A track record with defining and implementing life sciences and healthcare quality process design requirementsProven knowledge of medical devices directives and Good Distribution/Good Manufacturing Practice (GDP)Have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of relevant ISO standards Excellent written and verbal communication skills Desired3+ Years’ experience as a Quality Manager or with senior responsibilities in this areaISO9001 Lead AuditorHave worked in a 3PL or 4PL environment previouslyHave a comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation and medical device compliance requirements
Interviews will take place this week, so apply immediately or call Bangura Solutions on 0203 854 1400 to discuss this contract role further.