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Quality Manager

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NC-AOYM-582355
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
22 April, 2020

Job Description

Our client, a market leader in the manufacturing industry, are seeking a German speaking Quality Manager for their site based close to Bern. As the Quality Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the production and quality standards are maintained and meet the agreed requirements. Holding a strong continuous improvement mindset, you will ensure both internal and external processes are in line with the required regulated standards – furthermore, being able to constructively assess, influence and build partnerships with various stakeholders should be a natural skill.

 

Quality Manager, Bern, Switzerland

 

Reporting to the VP of Supply Chain the Quality Manager will also be required to regularly assess suppliers and internal processes to drive improvements and the position would suit a technical individual who understands how to improve supplier relationships and performance in a highly regulated industry. Prior experience in managing change and working effectively in an adaptable capacity are also key requirements of the role.

As their site near Bern continues to experience growth my client is offering an excellent opportunity for a proven Quality Manager professional. While taking ownership in your area of work, you will ensure the quality of the ongoing production of essential products in the manufacturing industry.

 

We are looking for high calibre Quality Managers with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level
  • Understanding of Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Quality Management with the ability to readily switch focus from Supplier Quality to Internal processes
  • Strong Customer Service skills and ability to deal with customers and proactively work to avoid service issues
  • Experience in the manufacturing, automotive, or life sciences industry with deep knowledge of the associated regulations
  • Fluency in English and German is essential
  • Circa 8+ years’ experience in a manufacturing, production, six sigma or lean manufacturing environment leading the quality function of the business
  • A Project Management certification and experience of leading various projects would be desirable
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, ability to influence and engage with senior leaders when appropriate

 

If you are interested in applying for this Quality Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to neil.cope@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.