We’re Hiring | Quality Manager

Nationwide Quality Manager required. 









SSE are growing rapidly and are looking to fill the role of nationwide Quality Manager. If you are energetic and looking to be part of an organisation that is innovative and fast growing then we want to hear from you. 


Job Title: Quality Manager
Location: Nationwide
Qualifications: Bsc or Equivalent in Lifesciences
Experience Required: 5 Years

CV to: Deirdre@ssecleaning.ie


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Lead QA team working closely with the clients to ensure accordance with GMP Quality Management System
  • Lead the activities of the Quality Assurance Department including documentation management and activities related to the QMS
  • Provide leadership and direction to the Quality and Site Management Teams to ensure business, quality and compliance goals are met
  • Provide technical support in the identification of non-compliance’s / deviations from the quality system and implement corrective actions and procedures to prevent re-occurrence
  • Investigate customer complaints and implement corrective actions
  • Measure & Monitor close out of technical issues, NCR’s, CAPAs, Supplier issues, Hygiene, Documentation on and off site
  • Identify areas for improvement & work with teams to strive for a best in industry standard
  • Actively participate in quality improvement plans to enhance customer experience
  • Ensure Quality KPI’s are achieved and maintained
  • Ensure the QMS is implemented, maintained and improved on where necessary
  • Monitor and report on Quality performance on a daily, weekly and monthly basis at the relevant forums
  • Prepare for, participate in and in some cases, lead customer visits & 3rd party audits
  • Give operational direction to the QA group in the execution of their duties
  • Coach, develop, train and up skill employees to enhance knowledge of ISO & GMP Standards
  • Drive business improvements through management, mentoring and support of the QA Team
  • Maintain quality agreements and collaboration with Third Parties both inter-company and externally

This is not an exhaustive list, further or alternative duties may be required.


Experience and Qualification Requirements:

  • Bsc or equivalent in Lifesciences
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with 3-5 years of progressively responsible positions
  • A broad knowledge of quality and regulated environments and industry regulators
  • Ability to manage or co-ordinate high performing teams to achieve desired outcomes
  • A capacity to influence across regions and territories to gain acceptance and accountability of multi-site standards
  • Experience in management of ISO 9001:2015
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and have demonstrated the ability to lead in a previous role
  • Strong team building skills with proven abilities in decision making and sound personal judgement
  • Organisational and investigation skills critical


Competencies to perform the role:

  • Plans for Success – Develops project plans required to implement projects and programmes of work; defines risks and benefits of work and proactively manages same
  • Acts Commercially – Creates a business case for business projects when required
  • Customer Focus – Proactively seeks customer feedback and acts upon it
  • Leads Change – Challenges the current perspective to drive continuous improvement
  • Communicates Effectively – Uses communication skills to influence colleagues and senior managers; switches easily from high level to detailed information as needed.


It will be necessary to work alternative hours shift patterns or unsociable hours including weekends from time to time. Local requirements governing your work and travel in various locations may be required.


Please send your CV to Deirdre@ssecleaning.ie