Manager – Transportation Certification Schemes (Automotive, Aerospace & Railway Certification)

Job Title


Manager –Transportation Certification Schemes (Automotive, Aerospace & Railway Certification)

Reports to

Cluster Head - System Certification




Graduate Engineer preferably with Management qualification.


12 years of working experience and practicing Auditor in minimum 2 schemes out of the 3 schemes – Automotive, Aerospace and Railway Certification.

Job Profile

Monitoring of the scheme-specific KPIs to ensure compliance to the defined targets.

Monitor the upload of audit details and related information on the scheme-owners portal.

Responsible for Marketing & Business Development for the Automotive, Aerospace & Railway Certification Schemes within India

Interact with the sales personnel for updated knowledge on client prospects and business trends.

Support the branch Sales team for any technical support during client meets

To ensure development of second line leadership (Deputy Product Manager for the Scheme)

Create and maintain relationships to large accounts by regular visits

Develop and train relevant audit staff to be fit for the demand of the market

To ensure that proper contact review is performed well before the due dates of each audit

Monitor and ensure new auditor qualification and ongoing maintenance of qualification status of auditors

Maintenance and monitoring CPD (Continual Professional Development) of transportation scheme auditors.

Ensure smooth operation of suspension and revocation process of certificates

Monitor Internal audits of Automotive, Aerospace & Railway scheme operations

Monitor Internal witness audits of Automotive, Aerospace & Railway scheme auditors

Manage Accreditation Body audits and witness audits

Track and maintain reporting system for all audits

Seek regular technical / operational clarifications and updates from TUV NORD Germany and provide to auditors

Develop and implement procedures to ensure effective performance of Transportation Schemes.

Implement and maintain a robust audit planning system

Maintain in an organized manner all records pertaining to auditors competence management and audit reporting and other records as per rule requirement

Regularly and constantly update various trackers on a periodic basis

Maintain all relevant records required for VDA-QMC audits

Compliance of internal and external guidelines, policies, procedures

Internal and external customer service satisfaction (eg number of complaints)

Monitor the Transportation related webpage on the TUV India website and ensure it is updated with the most current & relevant information.