Technical Manager (Home Textiles)

A Technical Manager / Quality Manager role to be responsible for soft lines / home textiles

Your new company
A long established and award-winning company in Manchester are looking to recruit a QA Manager / Technical Manager to be responsible for their soft lines / home textiles department.

Your new role
Looking at the QA function strategically you will implement process and procedures, regularly review KPIs, manage budgets and spend, and develop existing team members by putting in training plans and development milestones. Responsible for looking at continuous improvement of their quality management system, assisting with product development to ensure that quality is considered before products are manufactured. Far East travel will be part of this role to ensure ongoing factory compliance. You will also work with data and KPIs, monitoring these to improve the company’s overall quality control, as well as identifying any areas for improvement. You will work closely with the Sales, Purchasing, Design and Logistic teams.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will need demonstrable experience at Quality Manager / Technical Manager level or be in a Senior QA Technologist or Product Technologist position and be managing a team. Knowledge of Home Furnishings / Soft Lines / Home Textiles / Fabrics required. You should be able to think strategically and be confident at managing change. You will have experienced solo travel to the Far East and be able to drive with access to a car.

What you'll get in return
As well as heading up a friendly and hardworking team you will receive an annual salary of £40,000 - £50,000 plus other company benefits. This company really looks after their staff and has a great working culture, a modern office and they also provide free on-site parking.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please take a look at our other available roles on our website. I look forward to reviewing your application!


Job type:
Working Pattern
Retail & Consumer Goods
Technical and Production
£40,000 - £50,000
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Stephen Smith, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Manchester

4th Floor, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza

Telephone: 01612286252

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