European Quality Assurance Responsible

Reference European Quality Assurance Responsible : 0374

Our Client: Company Profile

Our client, with leading market position in its business, is looking for a Quality Assurance Responsible / Lead. Our client sets the standard for high quality, training and technical expertise in their sector. Their products are manufactured with the highest design factors in the industry.

Our client is now striving to become the standard-setting, world-class organization regarding operational and customer service excellence. It means having full-time, knowledgeable local sales teams, well trained customer service employees, well-oiled operational and manufacturing processes, local technical support teams and training centers to accompany their customers mainly active in the oil & gas, mining, marine, harbor, construction, infrastructure and fishing industry.

They are looking for an analytical, result driven and customer oriented colleague:

European Quality Assurance Responsible  

Ideal next step for people with a first solid experience in quality engineering and ready to drive the implementation of quality culture on a European level // Challenging working environment // Hands-on job // Customer oriented full service company culture // Career possibilities //  Occasional travel


As a European Quality Assurance Responsible you’re based at the European Headquarters of our client in the Antwerpen / Kempen region. You have important responsibilities on a European level in driving the quality management process at different production/manufacturing facilities. You do not have direct reports but you do motivate and follow up on the local quality teams. You work closely with the Operations Director and report directly to him. From time to time you travel to the other European sites (France, UK, Belgium, Netherlands). You work in an inspiring business environment where you have ample opportunities to leave your mark.

  • Implement and maintain the Quality Management System (QMS) by editing, reviewing and updating the organization’s QMS.
  • Act as the single point of contact internally and externally for the resolution of quality assurance issues.
  • Be the focal point of Quality on issues regarding Non-Conformities and RMAs.
  • Lead the yearly management reviews.
  • Work on the alignment of the QMS of all Europe production sites.
  • Be the owner of the certification process.
  • Follow up and perform in collaboration with external parties the type test qualifications and qualification renewals.
  • Ensure compliance with the organization’s QMS by means of frequent audits.
  • Ensure that the quality message is transmitted to and understood by everyone in the organization.
  • Maintain the organization’s quality records.
  • Assist with and advising on the preparation of the organization’s procedures.
  • Make suggestions for changes and improvements internally and externally and how to implement them. Initiate corrective actions.
Skills and Qualifications

  • The Quality Assurance Responsible preferably has a technical Master / University level.
  • Excellent communicator able to build solid relationships with different internal and external contacts.
  • Result oriented.
  • Great analytical skills.
  • IT knowledge: MS Office.
  • Preferably 3+ years of relevant experience;
  • English / Dutch / French;

  • Customized attractive compensation and benefits package including numerous benefits;
  • Qualitative training throughout your career;
  • Interesting career opportunities are within reach.
Contact us!

If you believe you have what it takes to make things happen in this role as a Quality Assurance Lead we would like to hear from you.

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to quoting “ref 0374”. Feel free to call Wim Vander meiren (0032 (0)489 585 566) or Manu Pauwels (0032 (0)489 585 565).