Senior QA Manager

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JSRAQA200324
  • Job Title: Senior QA Manager
  • Salary: £70,000 to £80,000
  • Hybrid: Yes
  • Location: Belfast

Senior QA Manager

Are you an experienced QA Manager? Interested in a career opportunity with a world renowned, international manufacturer?

VANRATH are recruiting a Senior QA Manager to lead a dynamic team of quality professionals in the pursuit of the highest possible production standards.

£70k to £80k DOE
Generous Package
Travel Opportunities


Our client is a world leading manufacturer in medical technology. Their innovative products and services span areas such as Medical and Surgical supply, Neurotechnology, Orthopaedics and Spine, with a strong focus on continuously improving patient and healthcare outcomes.

A strong global presence, they now operate in over 75 countries worldwide, with a network of 51k employees and their products and services positively impact over 130m patients annually. They offer unique career opportunities in NI that include exciting elements of travel within their wider global organisation.

Main Responsibilities

  • Leadership: Lead and inspire a team of 20 regulatory and quality professionals, including 2 managers and 3 individual contributors, towards the achievement of business strategies for the product portfolio.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Monitor evolving regulations, ensuring adherence to governmental and internal standards while driving implementation strategies.
  • Strategic Planning: Develop organizational strategies and metrics to enhance regulatory and quality processes, ensuring device conformity and post-market obligations.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with various departments to align corporate goals and strategies, ensuring regulatory and quality objectives are met.
  • Budget Management: Establish and manage budgets to optimize resource allocation and support effective operations.
  • Talent Development: Recruit, onboard, and engage top talent, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and professional development.
  • Representation and Advocacy: Represent regulatory and quality processes during audits and participate in advanced advocacy activities.

The Ideal Person:

  • Third Level Qualification in Engineering/Manufacturing or related discipline
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience managing a team with a headcount of 10+


  • Experience in the medical device industry
  • Chartership

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joe Sowerby for a confidential discussion on 028 9033 0250