QS Lead

  • Vakgebied Quality & Safety
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10021051
  • Locatie Helmond
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Aviation

Over deze vacature

As a quality systems lead, you are the first point of contact for our customers about quality-related matters. In addition, you offer support to the program teams with respect to securing customer requirements within the Fokker Quality System. In this position, you report functionally and hierarchically to the Quality System Manager and operationally to various program managers. You will work in a small team with a Quality System Manager, QMS/BMS configuration lead and 2 QA Auditors.


  • Facilitator in first time right resolutions of customer complaints (SPOC for customer)
  • Quality voice of the customer (interface between programs/operations/supply chain and quality systems, with the benefit that risks and opportunities can directly be communicated and translated in the site BMS/quality system audits)
  • Set-up QAP’s for new programs/update current old versions
  • Yearly check QAP’s on changed customer requirements
  • Guide customer audits on site, preparations in combination with the QS auditor
  • Facilitate customer compliance
  • Connecting programs with quality systems department for 3rd party audits
  • Set up a consistent compliance matrix as input for the FAI’s for all programs
  • Facilitate Quality requirements for new programs in line with applicable site BMS


Our client is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, they serve over 90% of the world's aircraft and engine manufacturers. They design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that our client is helping you on your way.


  • Attractive working environment
  • Option to work from home
  • International environment
  • Good primary and secondary conditions


  • At least completed, relevant HBO Education, supplemented with recognized qualifications in Business Management and / or Quality Management
  • Demonstrable knowledge of the aerospace industry and customer specific requirements for quality management (ISO9001 / AS9100, AQAP2100 and related standards)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of aerospace laws and regulations and standards such as EASA21, FAA, AIQG
  • Demonstrable knowledge in setting up Quality Assurance Plans, translating customer requirements into own procedures.
  • Knowledge of Business processes, products and applied technology
  • Dutch and English language (both spoken and written)
  • Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)