Quality Control Manager

Quality Control Manager

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11726 AA

Job Description

A new opportunity looking to recruit a Quality Manager (apparel) to work for a market leading brand and manufacturer of highly technical, specialist protective clothing and workwear.

Quality Control Manager - Main Responsibilities:

  • To ensure that product specifications are strictly adhered to in bulk manufacture.
  • To QC check factories (onsite and 3rd party), production line and delivered goods.
  • To support development of the company’s sustainability agenda.
  • To work with product development and sourcing to determine the best ethical, efficient and safe sources of manufacture for the brand. 
  • Travel to sites in manufacturing in Accrington, and oversea’s (FE) will be required

Quality Control Manager – Person Specification:


  • Experience within a quality control, supervisor or previous quality management position
  • Relevant QC qualifications
  • Textile and Far East/ European manufacturing experience
  • Previous responsibility for signing off pre-production and production samples in the factory to a pre-agreed specification
  • Evidence of resolving QC issues quickly and commercially
  • Team player and ability to work on own initiative.
  • Ability to transform processes and create better outcomes


  • Experience of professional workwear market including emergency services
  • Second language ie. German/Dutch to liaise with sister offices in Europe


  • Competitive salary, dependant on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Company Contributory Pension 
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Opportunity to progress
  • Ongoing training and development.

Please apply with your updated CV to c.turner@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 11726 AA.

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