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NBI Quality Manager

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Job Summary

  • Dublin West
  • Permanent
  • 1300
  • Aug 26, 2020
  • Competitive
Job Description

Join Ireland's most high profile start up!

National Broadband Ireland (NBI) will be the designer, builder and operator of the ultrafast broadband network for rural Ireland. It was established by Granahan McCourt (GMC), an international investor in technology, media and telecommunications with 30 years of experience partnering with governments, corporations and people to drive development of communications infrastructure.

NBI has presented its vision for world-class, gigabit-speed broadband for every home, farm, school and business in areas of the country which are not fully served by commercial operators (the "Intervention Area"). National Broadband Ireland will supply broadband to the one quarter of Irish people and premises which currently cannot access high-speed broadband through commercial services. It guarantees a level playing field for 1.1 million people, 540,000 premises including 100,000 businesses and farms, and over 600 schools.

Key Objectives / Accountabilities

The Quality Manager is responsible for assisting with the development, maintenance and implementation of the Quality Management Framework within the Company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify, write, monitor, and maintain quality procedures to ensure compliance with specified standards, company and contractual requirements.
  • Compile project quality management plans and documents to ensure and demonstrate compliance with company and contract requirements.
  • Support the business in achieving and maintaining ISO 9001 Certification.
  • Conduct quality audits to ensure compliance with ISO or other specified criteria: monitor, sanitise and analyse non-conformance and corrective action data to provide visibility on performance.
  • Liaise among different departments, e.g. design, sites, build, operations, etc. and co-ordinate and assist teams to ensure project requirements are identified, measured and met in line with company and contract obligations.
  • Work with managers to implement NBI's policies and goals, and develop a right first time approach.
  • Attend management meetings as a member of the management team to develop Quality objectives and assist in the review of the Quality system on an ongoing basis.
  • Creating and continuously developing the Quality Management Systems.
  • Facilitating and complying to customer and third-party audit requirements.
  • Conducting cost reduction and value analysis, implementing continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Closing out Quality non-conformances, applying corrective and preventative actions and conducting root cause analysis.
  • Report on quality performance daily, weekly, monthly or as required to key stakeholders.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Hold a recognised quality qualification. An additional skillset in Project Management would be an advantage
  • Minimum of 2/3 years Quality Manager experience
  • Proficient in ISO 9001
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent planning, organisational, training, teamwork and presentation skills
  • Excellent literacy, numeric and IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Full, clean driving licence
  • Flexibility in line with business requirements