Project Quality Lead

Rate: Dependent on Experience

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Contract

Location: South East

Reference: 27127bu

Expiration date: 28 April 2017


An Opportunity is available for a Project Quality Lead for projects in the Nuclear Sector.

We are assisting a leading engineering & project management contractor that specialises in the delivery of projects in highly regulated industries that include defence, oil & gas, nuclear and research.

Roles and Responsibilities:
• Identify, report and advise on risks and opportunities
• Support action to address risk findings
• Use risk management to ensure the application of appropriate assurance
• Build relationships with project stakeholders
• Advise on the application of governance, assurance and improvement
• Drive the culture of planning for quality through the delivery process
• Work with the tendering team to plan for quality
• Support and co-ordinate Inspectors and Project Quality Advisors
• Identify commercially viable resource demands for quality support on projects
• Ensure the system of management is effective, current and conforms to the contract requirements
• Tailor the default management system for contractual demands
• Develop the supply chain to support them in achieving the demands of the nuclear industry
• Identify and implement opportunities for improvement or good practice
• Support the delivery of the quality awareness programme
• Use root cause analysis tools to resolve issues and learn from experience

Person Specification:
• A highly developed problem solving ability
• Demonstrable experience of delivering projects through the full lifecycle
• Experience with production of tenders
• Be experienced in using appropriate quality tools to identify risks and opportunities
• Previous audit experience and relevant audit qualification(s) is required

Essential Experience:
• The ability to obtain or maintain Security Clearance.
• Relevant experience in a quality risk management system role gained in a highly regulated industry
• Be working towards Chartered or Practitioner status with the Chartered Quality Institute