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Quality Manager

Job Name

Quality Manager

Country:

United Kingdom

City:

Glasgow

Function:

Operations - Supply Chain - Logistics - Procurement

Reporting Line:

Global Safety Director, UKOC SQS Lead QEHS

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Sian Illston

About the role

Your Opportunity

The Quality Manager role will be accountable for the management of the Quality function comprising of a multi- disciplined team of Quality professionals delivering best practice, standards, policies, training and systems throughout the 8 locations across the UK. 

The role will also be a part of the Global Quality Core team, contributing to and shaping the Global SQS strategies and initiatives enabling the delivery of leading edge industry best practices across all of our Bacardi Operations Centres.

About You
  • 5-7 years of leadership experience in Quality function within a Global FMCG Operation
  • Outstanding communicator at all levels ideally within Global Matrix Organization
  • Demonstrated success implementing and leading organizational change.
  • Leadership experience in  deployment of advanced Quality strategies
  • Qualifications Degree qualified in Business/Operations or Engineering.

Responsibilities

With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be to:
  • Lead, develop and execute strategies and plans that will transform and continually improve Quality performance in alignment to industry leadership performance
  • In collaboration with Global and Local leadership team deliver standards, processes, tools and systems
  • Support the maintenance and  development of the SQS management systems
  • Ensure compliance to Legislative and Global Bacardi standards across the operations 
  • In collaboration with the Global Quality Core team and local Operations Centre management team provide the leadership, tools, training and systems that will foster a strong SQS culture 
  • Represent the company in relevant industry bodies including the Scottish Whisky Association

Skills and Experience

The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
  • 5-7 years of leadership experience in Quality function within a Global FMCG Operation
  • Outstanding communicator at all levels ideally within Global Matrix Organization
  • Demonstrated success implementing and leading organizational change.
  • Leadership experience in  deployment of advanced Quality strategies
  • Qualifications Degree qualified in Business/Operations or Engineering
Personal Qualities
  • Accountable for the development and implementation of the Quality 3- 5 year plan that will deliver brand quality as a competitive advantage in the markets. 
  • Collaborate effectively with global operations quality team, local operations team, NPD, and markets to create integration, alignment and leverage of plans that will assure quality standards in relation to existing and new products.
  • Promote a Quality and Continuous Improvement philosophy across the operations based on the principles of Six Sigma.
  • Implement, monitor and strengthen the Quality Management Systems to ensure compliance with Bacardi and International standards

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.


Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.