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Quality System Coordinator

Reference Number: 924169 | Location: Hertfordshire, United Kingdom | Division: Scientific Permanent

Quality System Coordinator

Specialty Chemical Distributor


The company

My client is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals that are used by many household names in their products. Established for nearly 90 years, they are a family run company that has been handed down through generations so if you like to feel part of a great team this could well be the role for you!

The opportunity

This is a fabulous opportunity to join my client’s growing QA team and help to coordinate all QA activities including maintaining and developing the Quality strategy, maintaining internal and external auditing standards while garnering compliance from different departments across the company.

Job responsibilities:

  • Oversee effective implementation of any new QMS throughout the company
  • Maintain the Quality Manual and any other quality documents and databases
  • Organise and manage the company internal audit system and the CA/PA register
  • Conduct Quality System audits and assist in training/guidance to other auditors
  • Support hosting of external accreditation and customer audits e.g ISO, SQAS and BRC
  • Support the review of Quality procedures associated with company continuous improvement initiatives
  • Collate quality data for monitoring targets
  • Support and lead process improvement activities
  • Support the Q&R Manager with supplier site audits and risk analysis
  • Implantation of new quality initiatives
  • Supplier appraisal, documentation and implementation
  • Product quality Non-Conformance management
  • Master Product Management
  • Attend various meetings and report/action/communicate findings


Skills and qualifications

  • Minimum degree in Chemistry, Life Science and/or engineering or 5 years + relevant experience
  • Lead auditor – desirable but essentially must have previous extensive experience in auditing.
  • Previous experience in working with QMS eg ISO 9001 / 14001


Harris Lord is acting as a recruitment agency for this role


Contact: Adrian Hole

Keywords: quality management system/QMS/quality/audit/CAPA/non-conformance/NCR/documentation/standards/continuous improvement

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