Are you a Quality and Compliance Professional? Do you have experience in the field of aviation and/or education?

Our client, an renowned international organisation in the field of aviation training is looking for an experienced Quality and Compliance Manager to ensure effective management of all quality and compliance-related matters within the organisation. Would you like to join this international and purpose-driven team? Apply today and let us know that you are interested!


  • Responsible for the organisation’s Quality System (QS).
  • Responsible for the Quality Manual (QMM) and the Procedures Manual (PM).
  • Monitor compliance with relevant legislation and company standards.
  • Coordinate external audits in liaison with relevant focal points.
  • Schedule and conduct internal audits based on core processes, procedures and applicable requirements from relevant bodies (i.e. EASA, ICAO, IATA, CRKBO).
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of any corrective actions, through the applicable Follow-up rocess.
  • Train the employees on the Quality System (QS) to promote best practices in quality management efforts.
  • Conduct risk assessment sessions and reports.
  • Coordinate Occurrence Reporting within the organisation.
  • In cooperation with the Business Strategist, stay abreast of all awards and recognitions possibly applicable to the organisation.
  • Report updates on Quality and Compliance Management activities (e.g. during meetings with the Director, staff meetings, for official reports etc.).


  • Minimum university degree; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Consistent knowledge of (and experience with) ISO 9001-2015/Education; the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); the Process Approach & PDCA cycle, and Risk-Based Thinking.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as quality and compliance manager, preferably in the field of aviation and/or education.
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken. Knowledge of the Dutch language is an advantage.
  • Excellent compliance monitoring, auditing and oversight skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and deliver quality results on time.
  • Observation and analytical skills.
  • Committed to embrace and work according to the company core values: Professional, Respectful, Committed, Service-and-Result Oriented, Collaborative and Honorable (integrity).
  • Valid work and residence permit for the Netherlands.

Ready for this new challenge? Apply now and let’s get in touch!

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Job Information

Job Reference: BBBH2293_1648129846
Salary From: £5000
Salary To: £5000
Job Industries: Non Profit / NGOs
Job Locations: Amsterdam area
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Quality, GDPR, Compliance, QS, QMM

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