Milton Keynes
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About The Role

EKFB are looking to recruit a proven Auditor with Lead Auditor expertise.

The primary focus of this role is to work with the Lead Auditor to coordinate and deliver the audit programme for the integrated management system/supply chain alongside related assurance activities required by the Client.

You will highlight any actual or potential non-conformances in a timely and accurate manner alongside improvement opportunities which can be embedded where appropriate.

Reporting to the Lead Auditor you will undertake a range of first and second party audits whilst also working with various teams within the project providing assurance activities and valued reporting.

About You

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Plan and execute the assurance and compliance programme through audit, surveillance and targeted inspections, engaging subject matter experts where necessary. 
  • Contribute to the creation of the risk based audit and assurance programme (internal and external). 
  • Ensure that the standard and consistency of auditing and reporting is of a high quality. 
  • Assess and evaluate non-conformities, including coordination of any corrective action, and ensure that close-out of findings is monitored and verified. 
  • Develop and utilise relationships with client representatives and internal stakeholders. 
  • Use relevant IT systems to manage all relevant audit reports, findings and other relevant records. 
  • Work alongside other members of the audit, participating in multi-auditor audits where necessary.
  • Deliver training and awareness packages as part of a wider programme for Quality and non-quality professionals. 
  • Lead continuous improvement of standards, practices and procedures in the Business Management System through stakeholder engagement. 

    Key Skills/Abilities:

  • Competent Lead Auditor or Senior Quality Professional with proven experience in delivering internal and second party integrated programmes (preferably in the construction or other regulated sector). 
  • Knowledge and experience of auditing in a multi-disciplinary environment within an integrated management system (ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO 45001) 
  • Communicate the benefits and knowledge of the Business Management System. 
  • Experience of using digital systems to support audit and assurance activities. 
  • Flexible approach to managing, prioritising and delivering to deadlines in a demanding environment 
  • Collaborative team player with strong management, organisational and interpersonal skills. 
  • Able to develop a comprehensive and effective network both internally and externally 
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills. 
  • Ability to train and motivate non-quality professionals. 
  • Committed to continuous personal and professional development 

About Us

EKFB is a joint venture that brings together international, market leading expertise from four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction and BAM Nuttall. All four partners have specialist expertise in the design, construction, operation, financing and maintenance of railway networks, including the construction of one of Europe’s latest high speed rail projects.

EKFB is proud to have been appointed by HS2 to deliver civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood. Our scope of the works includes 15 viaducts, 5km of green tunnels, 22km of road diversions, 67 overbridges and around 30 million cubic metres of excavation. EKFB is committed to improving lives, communities and the engineering and construction industry by providing sustained employment opportunities and being a good neighbour, protecting the environment and the places we work.

If you would like to be part of our collaborative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking culture, then please apply today.

In return, we’re offering a competitive salary & benefits.

EKFB brings together international, market leading technical expertise. We have an industry leading track record of delivering major infrastructure projects, including Crossrail, the Millau Viaduct, Mersey gateway and the Bretagne-Pays de la Loire High Speed Rail link.

We are committed to, and strongly believe in, inclusiveness and equality of opportunity. Everyone who works with EKFB has a contribution to make; this is why we welcome applications from different backgrounds, experiences and abilities. Our aim is to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels they are able to be themselves. Please contact us if there is any additional support you might require making an application.

Please note your CV may be shared with joint venture partners on this project.

Pre-employment checks:

It’s worth remembering that we’ll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you’re successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

NB. BPSS security clearance will be required (to be undertaken as part of onboarding process)

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