Audit & Quality Specialist (Process Auditor)
We are the world's learning company and have a passion, energy and a genuine desire to help people make progress in their lives through learning. As the UK's largest awarding body we offer academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK, and internationally.
The Audit and Quality department supports the awarding body function of the business, responsible for ensuring that processes are driven by continual improvement, meet the needs of our customers, achieve our business goals and comply with Pearson and regulatory requirements, in line with our business certifications. We help maintain this through the delivery of an annual audit programme and the implementation of our Quality and Information Security management systems and various business improvement initiatives to support this.
You will support the Audit and Quality team in ensuring compliance with internal procedures, regulatory requirements and external business standards such as ISO9001 (Quality Management), ISO27001 (Information Security) and ISO22301 (Business Continuity). You will do this by completing all aspects (such as planning, execution and reporting) of assigned process audits in accordance with our audit processes. Audits will be carried out against ISO standards and other relevant regulations. Audits will promote the drive for continual improvement throughout the business.
This role is a 14-month fixed term contract covering maternity leave. It is ideal for someone with experience of working with ISO standards or in a quality assurance role who would like to develop their audit skills. You will need to have exemplary analytical and communication skills and be confident in dealing with colleagues at all levels across the business.
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Additional Information## ## 14 month FTC
Role based in central London at 80 Strand near the tube network
Salary circa 32k
Primary Location: GB-GB-London
Work Locations: GB-London-80 Strand 80 Strand London WC2R 0RL
Job: General Business Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Mar 15, 2019
Job Unposting: Mar 27, 2019
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1903328
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.