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Quality Manager - Sofia


Innogy have several offshore wind projects in progress ranging from early development to active construction stage. The successful candidate will begin their innogy career as Quality Manager on the Sofia project.

This role requires an individual with significant experience of delivery of major infrastructure projects and at least one major project in a leading role.


Role description


The Quality Manager will implement a Quality Management System based upon ISO9001-20015 within a development Project.

As the project advances to the execution phase, the responsibility will change to delivery of the quality control programme across all packages of work as a Project QA Manager.

Responsibility will include a budget of circa £7M as well as co-ordination of the work of 4 Quality Engineers and up to 18 inspectors.

The role holder will ensure all measures are implemented to maintain an auditable trail for sub-contracted works and services and that non-compliances are rectified, and plant is delivered is fit for purpose, on a circa £2Bn project.



Required skills and experience


  • Ability to demonstrate your competence and experience through professional registration with a chartered quality institute and, ideally, academic qualification(s) in an engineering discipline management and management
  • You will be experienced in formulating budgets and resource plans for Senior Management. Typical responsibilities include control of a circa £7M budget as well as co-ordination of the work of 4 Quality Engineers and up to 18 inspectors.
  • You will be experienced in writing specification and negotiating them with major contractors. You will have knowledge of contract negotiation for framework contracts for surveillance agencies.
  • Inspection qualifications and/or industry experience in areas such as welding and coating would be an advantage.
  • You will have experience of problem solving with limited resources to prioritise work to add greatest value to a project.
  • Experience in assessing, managing and where necessary improving supplier performance.
  • Knowledge of the offshore industry norms and standards and you will be able to use root cause analysis and auditing techniques to identify and remedy issues such as serial defects.  Significant knowledge of the offshore supply chain would be advantageous.


Why you should apply

As well as a competitive salary and impressive benefits package you’ll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way, we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long-term ambitions.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive organisation and to valuing the contribution that our employees make. We welcome and respect differences in culture, background, working style, education and other less obvious differences.  


Salary and package details



Industry Competitive salary

25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays

Up to 15% Pension


Life insurance

Family medical care

Cycle to work

Eye Test/Flu Jab Vouchers

Corporate Discount scheme

Gym and physio on site - Swindon

Subsidised canteen - Swindon




Our company


innogy SE is Germany’s leading energy company, with revenue of around €44 billion (2016), more than 40,000 employees and activities in 16 countries across Europe. With its three business segments Grid & Infrastructure, Retail and Renewables, innogy addresses the requirements of a modern, decarbonised, decentralised and digital energy world.

With an installed capacity of more than 900 megawatts in offshore wind and with over 1900 megawatts in onshore wind, innogy is one of the major renewable energy operators in Europe.

The UK renewables business is innogy’s second largest operational market and central to its continued growth plans.  We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate and invest millions each year as part of our community funds.  innogy’s goal is to create a sustainable energy system that leaves an environment worth living for future generations – and the basis is energy from renewable sources.


Closing date for this role is 26/03/2020 Please apply online and contact Lisa.phillips@innogy.com if you have any queries or questions







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