Quality Development ManagerScrewfix Head Office, Trade House, Mead Avenue, Yeovil, BA22 8RT, United Kingdom 1800015082
Quality Development Manager
Up to £45k + 33 days’ holiday + relocation + pension + 37.5 hour week
We’re Screwfix and we’re proud of it. We turnover £1.5 billion per year and we have over 12,000 employees. We’re one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK, a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group. Now why wouldn’t you want to be a part of that?
We haven’t got to where we are without taking risks. We work hard, but we have fun along the way. With over 600 stores and counting, we’re not slowing down. Our people love us so much that they’ve rated us as one of the UK’s best places to work for, via Glassdoor, two years in a row. As our Quality Development Manager, you’ll coordinate and deliver projects that enhance our performance, reduce our costs and ensure our customers are nothing short of delighted every time.
Let’s hammer out the detail
Developing the quality of our products, processes and systems will be your remit in this brand new role. With the sharpest analytical eye, you’ll identify every last improvement opportunity and will put forward the most compelling business case to get it signed off. It’s about convincing stakeholders that we can reduce costs, make our products better, make us more compliant and give our proposition some real oomph in the market. So, you’ll work hand-in-hand not only with QA but also with our Returns function, to see what we’re doing brilliantly and what challenges we need to face up to and address.
·An experienced Quality Manager, ideally with a commercial background
·Seasoned in process development and continuous improvement
·Likely to have either Green Belt – or, ideally, Black Belt – Lean Six Sigma experience
·Probably from a retail product background
·Someone that has previous project management experience
·An inspirational leader and team player with great interpersonal skills
·Focused not just on the quality of the products, but the team that delivers them, too
·As comfortable communicating with senior management as the shop floor team
·Able to quickly assess data and present your findings comfortably and confidently using MS Office
What’s in it for you?
We mentioned you’ll need to work hard… That’s why we make every effort to thank you. So aside from all the great stuff we’ve mentioned - a competitive salary, 33 days’ holiday, an award-winning pension scheme, life cover, childcare vouchers, 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q, discounted healthcare and company share save schemes are all on offer.
We’ll also help you #MakeMoreofYourself with our excellent in-house training and ongoing development programmes.
*Just another manic Monday? Wish it was Sunday? You won’t when you’re part of the Screwfix family! We value work/life balance and our flexible working approach means you can fit your hours around you. Ask your Recruiter for more.
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