Compliance Auditor

Job Description

Compliance Auditor


Our client has a requirement for a Compliance Auditor. The Compliance Auditor is directly responsible to the Compliance Managers for ensuring continued certification to the requisite International Standards, also providing a focal point for compliance for all areas of the business. The prime location is Christchurch, Dorset and offers a highly competitive salary plus excellent benefits including up to 12% pension.


As a Compliance Auditor (Standards) your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Formal Engineering Qualification – Desirable

Lead Auditor Qualification – ISO 9001 or suitable equivalent – Required

Excellent knowledge of Civil and Military Aviation Regulations – Desirable

Excellent knowledge of Industry Standards – Required:

ISO 9001:2015

AS9100 Rev D

Relevant civil and/or military aviation experience – Desirable

Experience in performing audits within the Civil and/or Military Aviation environment – Desirable  

Experience in Safety Management System management / oversight – Desirable 

Experience in Quality Management System management / oversight – Required  


As a Compliance Auditor (Standards) your main responsibilities will involve:

Compliance Assurance

Provision of Compliance Assurance and Monitoring for the Business/Quality Management System/s in accordance with:

  • ISO 9001:2015
  • AS9100 Rev D

Performance of External Supplier Audits against International Standards as identified on the Annual Audit Plan.

Performance of Internal Compliance Audits against International Standards as identified on the Annual Audit Plan.

Management of Non-conformances raised from audits, assuring effective and timely remedial action.

Monitoring of International Standards, ensuring timely review and update to Company documentation.

Development and management of Project Focus Quality Plans.

Focal point for Certification Body interface.


Keywords:  Compliance, Auditor, Aviation, Standards, AS9100, ISO9001, Civil, Military, Aerospace


Compliance Auditor

Location:  Christchurch, Dorset

Salary:  highly competitive plus excellent benefits