Quality Lead

  • Location
    Alderley Edge, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 40000 - £ 45000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
    121212
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Manufacturing & Production Engineering

Adecco is working with a successful global Medical Device manufacturer recruiting a Quality Lead to join the team on a permanent basis.


This will be a site-based position, close to Cheshire, and take responsibility for the continued compliance of the quality management system and providing guidance for MDSAP regulations and the MDR.


Upcoming projects include:



  • Day to day management of the Quality Systems team, providing coaching to junior members to ensure QMS requirements are met.

  • Leading internal and external audits of the QMS, being the interface with competent authorities reviewing non-conformances.

  • Supporting management review meetings, creating monthly reports on QMS activities (audit records, change management and training schedules)

  • Developing continuous improvement of the QMS and raising customer complaints in the EQMS.


To be considered for this role the company asks for the following:



  • Experience performing internal /external audits.

  • Knowledge of (ISO 13485, MDR)

  • Ability to effectively train other individuals to Quality System procedures and programs.

  • 4 or more years of experience in a compliance role within Medical Device.


This role is suited to quality specialists looking to take their first step into a leadership role, or existing quality leads looking for a change.


It provides the chance to remain hands-on in the day-to-day operations of the QMS, whilst also working closely with QA staff members to assist in their career development and progression.


If you are interested to learn more, please apply with an up-to-date CV and I will be in touch.


Adecco Lifesciences is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Amy Holder