UK Quality Director

UK Quality Director

Ref: 70| Posted: 29th Jul 2019

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UK Quality Director – Baxi Heating UK

Main manufacturing site: Preston

At Baxi Heating UK we can now offer the opportunity to lead quality through the next phase of its development. As UK Quality Director you will design UK strategy, connect people and drive teams with progressively increasing standards as well as help bind long term UK and Group Quality initiatives.

Baxi Heating UK is a leading provider of sustainable and efficient heating solutions across a range of leading domestic and commercial brands. We have over 150 years of experience, pride ourselves on our values and strive for earning lifetime loyalty with our customers.

Main role responsibilities will include leading the UK quality function to achieve:

· Initiatives that drive improvements and cultural attitudes toward Quality.

· Champion a “we are all responsible for quality results” attitude into the UK business.

· Drive reliability through input to both our suppliers, our own NPD and manufacturing areas.

· Apply preventative models to ensure that best quality results are achieved and issues negated. 

· Maximise Quality effectiveness, efficiencies and optimise resources available

· Evaluate quality process and results, re calibrating initiatives to embrace changing needs

· Drive quality and focus into the Aftersales market business areas.

·Define, drive and utilise innovative solutions to achieve quality standards desired

As Quality Director you will offer professional expertise, possibly holding a relevant qualification around Quality Management, Engineering or similar to degree first or masters class, you will also possess a wider business and commercial understanding to accompany this. With your people management experience in mind, your tenacious, yet logical, approach will enable you to confidently manage a range of internal relations across various locations, both in the UK and at Group. Ultimately, you will ensure that the best outcomes are achieved and innovations embraced.

A leading reward package is on offer for this executive role, accompanied by a wide range of benefits to support you and your family. These include: executive bonus scheme, company car or allowance, private medical scheme, contributory pension scheme, 25 Days leave (plus bank holidays), perks retailer discounts and services, Taste Card, product and services discounts for friends and family.

Does this sound like you? If so we would love to hear from you! 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.