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Quality Control Manager

Listing ID: 1117627

Quality Control Manager

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: People Marketing
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 10 years
Specified Hours: To be agreed
Start Date: To be agreed
Reference Number: 11726 AA
Salary: £Dependent Upon Experience
Twitter Handle: @peoplemarket1ng
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 day 14 hours
About: People Marketing Fashion Recruitment (est. 1989) is a boutique recruitment agency specialising in the fashion & lifestyle industry. We recruit for a diverse range of vacancies in the UK and internationally, including jobs in design, technical, quality, sourcing, production, sales, buying & merchandising and ecommerce. The majority of our consultants have first-hand industry experience, and our team are passionate and knowledgeable about the industry and the individuals who work in it. We have an extensive network of candidates built up over the last 25 years. We have an impressive client list of retailers, brands and suppliers within fashion & textiles.

We are proud of our reputation for providing a high quality personalised service, and for placing the right candidates in successful long term career opportunities. Our business continues to grow through recommendations from candidates and clients.

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.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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