Element Materials Technology

Management Systems Auditor

Job Locations UK-Buckinghamshire-High Wycombe | Work From Your Own Home


BM TRADA, part of the Element Group, has a fantastic opportunity for a Auditor to join our growing Management Systems team! BM TRADA exists to help make certain that the materials, products and processes that we test, inspect and certify for our customers are always safe, of the highest quality and fit for purpose. You will be responsible for undertaking Management System audits supporting a variety of clients across the UK and Ireland.


As you will be conducting remote and onsite audits, there will be travel within the role. The aim is to limit excessive travel and maintain a positive work/life balance. To support you to stay on top of your workload and planning, we also provide our Auditors with an admin day each week!


We offer a competitive salary depending on experience, enhanced annual leave entitlement plus benefits such as car allowance, company pension scheme, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, long term service reward, paid volunteer days and flexible hybrid working.


Additionally, we believe that you should be working to develop your career. Through our Career Ladder professional development scheme we will work with you to progress your ambitions to achieve your career goals.



  • To undertake audit activities (at client’s premises or desk-based) and other related services in accordance with BM TRADA Certification procedures
  • To ensure the audit schedules for defined clients are delivered to plan and in line with target objectives
  • Conduct single and multi-discipline audits, staying away from home as necessary, with high level of detail and information gathering essential
  • Complete all client audit reports and administration to plan and submit to BM TRADA office as required
  • Maintain regular reporting and communication with the client to ensure milestones are met on time and budget and advise of any additional opportunities for cross-selling of services and products
  • To achieve planned personal utilisation levels in line with annual defined targets and objectives
  • To maintain professional status and CPD requirements in accordance with accreditation and business requirements and to develop new audit and product skills as required and requested

Skills / Qualifications

  • Significant industrial experience in various sectors including construction, IT, printing, engineering, manufacturing
  • Successful completion of QMS / EMS and / or OHSAS Lead Auditor course or equivalent
  • Health & Safety and/or Environmental qualification (Nebosh or equivalent) is desirable
  • Working knowledge of additional schemes, for example NHSS, ISO27001 and / or ISO50001 is desirable (ISO9001, ISO45001, ISO14001)
  • Good IT skills and knowledge of systems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills – both written and oral
  • Prompt, accurate and reliable and an ability to work to deadlines
  • Confident, outgoing and diplomatic, yet firm as necessary along with strong influencing skills
  • Prepared to take on additional challenges as and when they are identified
  • Ability and willingness to travel with frequent overnight stays – possibility of overseas work in longer term

To apply please email Leigh.McComish@element.com



Company Overview

Element is one of the fastest growing testing, inspection and certification businesses in the world. Globally we have more than 7,500 brilliant minds operating from 200 sites across 30 countries. Together we share an ambitious purpose to ‘Make tomorrow safer than today’.


When failure in use is not an option, we help customers make certain that their products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. From early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, our global laboratory network of scientists, engineers, and technologists support customers to achieve assurance over product quality, sustainable outcomes, and market access.


While we are proud of our global reach, working at Element feels like being part of a smaller company. We empower you to take charge of your career, and reward excellence and integrity with growth and development.


Industries across the world depend on our care, attention to detail and the absolute accuracy of our work. The role we have to play in creating a safer world is much bigger than our organization.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: age, disability, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, race, religion, responsibility of dependents, sexual orientation, or gender identity or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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