Manager QA, Labour Fund, Manama Bahrain, Bahrain
Reem Jasim, is the head of Quality Assurance in the Labour Fund of the kingdom of Bahrain, currently working on implementing QMS ISO 9001:2015 in the Labour Fund Tamkeen. She is a certified IRCA lead auditor 2008 and 2015 versions; she is also a certified Master Black belt from Anexas Denmark and Certified Black Belt from Juran Institute USA.
In 2015 she presented a paper in the ASQ Lean Six Sigma world conference in Houston Taxes. She has previously worked as a Manager of Business Planning in the Labour Fund responsible of developing an overall strategy for the Labour Fund, and identifying economic areas development as well as analyzing the needs of the labour market in terms of sector identifications.
Reem has also worked as a Six Sigma Black Belt in a leading national telecom company in Bahrain (Batelco-Bahrain Telecommunication Company), also worked as an Instructor in the Business School both at Bahrain Training Institute (BTI) and University of Bahrain.
She has earned her Master Degree of Science in Marketing from Glasgow Caledonian University (Scotland) and published few articles about e-markeing and consumer attitudes towards e-shopping. She is also a full bright “Hubert H. Humphrey” scholar she did a postgraduate study in the field of “Telecommunications Policy, Regulation & Marketing Management” at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
“ISO 9001 is used by millions of people and organisations around the world and the upcoming 2015 revision will have a big impact on those who work with the standard.
The impact of this revision will be similar to, if not greater than the 2000 edition, which was a major change for accreditation bodies, certification bodies, training organisations, implementing organisations, procurement organisations, consultants and customers.”
An excerpt from IRCA Resources on “ISO 9001: IRCA Supporting the 2015 Revision”, October 2013