VP Corporate Management System and Certification

Assignment Description:

  • Develop and assure the Management system is developed and certified towards the standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 as a first step and then additional standards, primarily within the automotive sector such as IATF 16949 Automotive Quality and ISO 26262 Functional Safety, will be in focus.
  • As we have selected DNV as our certification body, the task will be to interface with them to assure our certification strategy and development over time.
  • Assure a clear definition on the HSSEQ requirements on the organisation and design the Management system accordingly.
  • Assure a effective and efficient governance structure is in place within the Client.
  • Establish an auditing approach to assure processes are adhered to and assure an efficient and effective Management review of the Management system is performed.
  • Develop and lead the educational aspects of making sure all employees of the Client know how to find and follow relevant controlling information within the Management system.

Qualifications Required:

  • Minimum of five years of relevant experience of establishing and certifying Management Systems.
  • You have most likely a MSc. education with a focus on Total Quality Management or equivalent, relevant for the position.
  • You have a documented experience from establishing internal auditing structures and performing internal audits and training internal audits. 
  • You demonstrate pedagogical skills and are comfortable interacting with all functions of the organisation on both a national and international scale.
  • Strong belief in that there is a correlation between how and organisation operates, and the results achieved.
  • Developed ability to judge to what detail a given process should be controlled and measured, nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit of the organisation while establishing the needed level of control and predictability.
  • Problem solving abilities: wrestles with unresolved issues until they are fixed, and contributes ideas and solutions others follow   
  • Great pedagogical skills developing and leading trainings in relation to the Management System.
  • Thrives in start-up environment, tolerates lack of clarity and rapid changes and pragmatically drive for control.
  • Creates structure, pulls things together, plans, follows up and nurture an approach for continuous improvement.
  • You have a desire to contribute within an organisation and share the values supporting a sustainable future.
  • Fluent in English and also preferably speak and understand Norwegian.

The following qualifications are advantageous, but not a requirement:

  • Enterprise Risk Management, ERM
  • Corporate Dashboard and KPIs structures, Hoshin Kanri, Policy Deplotment, Lean production
  • Experience from establishing a Management System and having lead the process of certification and accreditation.
  • Experience of working in an international company and also preferably a start-up.

Duration: Mid August 2022 - End January 2023
Location: Oslo, Lysaker

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Ketil Hanche Mosland

Oslo, Lysaker

A large Norwegian renewables company


Pos ID

22 jun 2022