Sector Manager 50001

Audit and technical

Job Title: Sector Manager (50001)

Salary: Competitive

What you’ll be focused on:

The Sector Manager (50001) holds responsibility for the ownership and development of their specific sector with the aim of developing and maintaining both UKAS accreditation and Industry Standards. As a subject matter expert, you will provide regular updates on industry and legislative changes, best practice, training, guidance, and advice when required to internal and external stakeholders.

What that means day to day:

  • Project management of existing and new schemes, standards, and developments
  • Complaint management
  • Conduct witnessed assessments and sign off
  • Provision of subject matter expert support and advice for Enterprise and SME sales, marketing teams and clients
  • Design and conduct auditor training plans, provide mentoring, sign off, interviews, and witnessed audits in conjunction with ROM’s
  • Design and deliver training sessions
  • Design and conduct monthly toolbox talks
  • Provide support as a subject matter expert to both technical and international teams through completion of file reviews, competence approvals, application reviews, UKAS and internal audits and corrective action requests
  • Attend UKAS audits, communicate and drive through improvements through a clearly defined project plan with relevant stakeholders
  • Provide support and expertise to the field and Academy teams by designing, developing and updating course material in line with industry standards

What you’ll need to be successful:

The ideal candidate will have an exceptional knowledge of the relevant scheme, as well as a good knowledge of all other schemes offered by Alcumus ISOQAR. The candidate will be driven to deliver excellence and consistently demonstrate best practices. Candidates should be able to demonstrate:

  • At least 2 years’ experience as a Lead Auditor within the specific sector
  • Demonstrable experience of specific sector
  • Minimum of Lead Auditor for ISO 9001,14001 & 45001 + 1 sector specialism
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Ability to use own initiative in identifying and developing the scheme in response to client, UKAS, government or ISOQAR requirements
  • Ability to use own initiative in identifying and developing the scheme in response to client, UKAS, government, associated bodies and business requirements

What you’ll get in return:

FOR THE HERE AND NOW – We provide a mature and flexible ‘work your way’ culture, generous holiday allowance, a ‘giving day’ to give back to others, enhanced family friendly leave (regardless of gender), an employee assistance programme, 24-hour online GP, gym discounts, cover for a variety of healthcare, dental, optical and wellbeing treatments/services, a cycle to work scheme and paid time off when you’re physically and mentally unwell.

FOR FUN – You spend a significant percentage of your time with your colleagues (and what a great bunch of people they are!) and it’s important to us that everyone contributes to an environment that is positive and full of laughs. We’ve always got something going on, from charity events and competitions to recognition events and awards and we encourage our teams to get involved and have fun along the way.

FOR THE FUTURE – To set you up for later on in life, we provide an enhanced pension scheme with generous employer contributions and a life assurance policy for peace of mind. We offer a plethora of development resources and support, including access to LinkedIn learning to support you as you develop your career with us. Last year alone we filled nearly 30% of our roles with internal candidates (which equates to almost 50 people being promoted!)

Who we are:

By this point, you’ll likely have decided if the role sounds up your street, but what about Alcumus as an employer?

Time to introduce ourselves…

We believe that everyone should be able to go home safely from work every night, so we’ve made it our mission to build risk management solutions that are far beyond simple box ticking exercises, instead embracing new and evolving technology that will support our clients to keep their workforce safe.

We’re a PE backed, high growth business that sets ambitious goals, moves at pace, and fails fast. We believe that if you look after your people, they look after everything else, so we place significant emphasis on providing stretch for personal development. Our growth will be your growth.

We value diversity and work hard to foster a culture where everyone can bring their whole self to work, each and every day. Every one of our people is unique, and that’s what makes Alcumus stronger as a whole.

What we stand for:

Our values are the core of our business and fundamental to the way we work. In your role, you will;

  • Be a team player – working collaboratively and being consciously inclusive with your colleagues
  • Be brave – sharing your ideas, challenging the status quo, and taking responsibility for the part you play
  • Know your stuff – continuously developing your skills and expertise, with the support from our many learning offerings
  • Enjoy the journey – contributing to a positive working environment that enables you and everyone around you to be at their best

Sound interesting so far?

What you can expect if you apply:

  • A response to your application within 10 working days
  • An interview process consisting of:
    • An initial discovery call with the recruiter
    • A first stage interview via Microsoft Teams
    • A final stage interview (likely face to face) with the stakeholders you’ll be working with closely in the role

We’re keen to ensure our hiring process allows you to be at your best, so if you need us to make any adjustments, please just let us know

  • Recruiter for this role: Bethany Willcox
  • Location: UK

The role will requiresome travel to other offices across the UK and we are happy to talk hybrid/ flexible working

  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Working hours per week:
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