Quality & Compliance Advisor, Jobs, Scotland, Glasgow, 4822

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Quality & Compliance Advisor - Glasgow

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 4822 Date Posted: Friday 09 Jun 2017

Quality & Compliance Advisor


Good Package on Offer


An exciting opportunity to join a leading manufacturing organisation who are going through an exciting period of growth and change. They are seeking a Quality & Compliance Adviser to be based in their Glasgow based site but there will be additional travel to their sites across the UK when required. The main purpose of the role is the Maintenance of all quality system and food safety standards by supporting and advising the sites to maintain and improve their processes and facilitate continuous improvement. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Support and advise in the development of the ISO 9001 and other integrated Quality systems for operations sites through the evaluation of statistical data, past findings and knowledge of corporate, industry and wider external developments.
  • Support, co- ordinate and supervise the work of external auditors or third party consultants.  
  • Provide monthly reporting and analysis to the Business Compliance & Quality systems Leader against the agreed Quality Systems strategy for ) operations sites. Identify and assess business risks and propose/recommend effective processes and controls to manage those risks to an acceptable level.
  • Provide reporting and analysis for the generation of the site Management Review Report and agenda every 6 months for all operations sites.
  • Plan and undertake internal reviews or projects, in accordance with agreed working practices, appraising the relevant risks, processes and controls to identify opportunities for improvements to the effectiveness and efficiency of Quality and food safety Systems for all operations sites
  • Advise and agree improvement action plans with responsible leadership and external auditors where required, reporting the outcomes to appropriate leaders. Monitor the delivery of agreed actions by process owners.
  • Advise and support site Leadership Teams in all Quality System and food safety matters. Devise and implement specific tools, processes and interventions (including risk management frameworks, audit methodologies and structures) appropriate to/for the business area(s) in question.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal stakeholders, to raise awareness, influence process change, drive continuous improvement and the adoption of best practice, and external stakeholders to enable achievement of business objectives.  

This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who has the drive and ambition to work in a business that offers long term career opportunities. If you enjoy being part of a fast paced, changing but supportive environment and are passionate about driving quality improvements then get in touch to discuss.