Engineering, IT, Manufacturing & Logistics

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Engineering

Engineering Manager

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Engineering Manager to join my client based in Birmingham. My client is a leading transport provider delivering services within the UK

Job Title: Engineering Manager

Location: Birmingham

Salary: Competitive

Purpose of the Role:

To effectively, plan and manage all aspects of the depot Engineering department in order to deliver a consistently reliable, safe, high quality and punctual service in line with specified targets, contractual obligations, and budgetary and commercial objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

• Ensure that the Engineering Health, Safety and Environmental policies are upheld by vigilant monitoring, and identify and implement resolutions for any shortcomings.

• Ensure all external contractors are managed and contract performance regularly reviewed, in order that Company and legal requirements are met.

• Ensure all vehicles are regularly serviced, thoroughly maintained and well presented in strict accordance with Company procedures, DVSA requirements and agreed budgets.

• Undertake vehicle and staff quality inspections to ensure engineering maintenance work meets Company standards with 10% minimum of the fleet audited each month. Identify and implement action plans for any highlighted concerns.

• Ensure all reported defects for vehicles and buildings are resolved efficiently and effectively, with minimal effect to the service network, and vehicle safety.

• Ensure that all Company equipment is tested and maintained at regular intervals to ensure they meet Company and Legal requirements.

• Liaise closely with Operations to ensure the prompt departure of vehicles from the garage, the operation and auditing of the defect reporting system, ensuring all staff are aware of their obligations, the role of DVSA and the need to report any DVSA checks immediately.

• Conduct safety assessments across the business as required.

The Ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of the road passenger transport sector, including all relevant legal and external regulations and requirements for the operation of passenger carrying vehicles. You will have excellent working knowledge of all daily site procedures, engineering processes, health and safety regulations, DVSA standards, and people management practices. It is essential that you are experienced in managing and motivating a team to achieve high standards of performance in a highly unionised environment.

You will hold a HNC qualification or equivalent in a related subject and either hold or be working towards a national or international CPC licence or equivalent. A qualification in

IOSH or NEBOSH would also be desirable.

IT

Graduate Search Marketing Executive

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Graduate Search Marketing Executive to join a leading integrated Marketing Agency within their existing Digital Team. 

Role: Graduate Search Marketing Executive

Salary: 18 – 22k plus performance based bonus (dependent on experience)

Location: Birmingham

Duties Include

Managing pay per click accounts of new and existing clients

Implementing client SEO strategies both on-page and link building techniques

Writing website content as part of a search content strategy

Producing monthly PPC and SEO client reports

Communicating with clients and maintaining client relationships

The successful candidate will ideally have commercial experience constructing and managing PPC accounts, using Google and Bing paid search platforms along with a clear understanding and experience of SEO practices, methodology and link building techniques.

You will have the ability to perform detailed keyword research and have experience within CSS & HTML.

The ideal candidate will have excellent copywriting and communication skills and be able to demonstrate results and experience of previous online marketing success.

Experience of working within a Digital Agency would be highly advantageous

Marketing Account Executive/Account Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Account Executive/Account Manager to join a leading integrated Marketing Agency within their Creative Services Department. 

Role: Marketing Account Executive/Account Manager

Job Type: 12 Month Maternity Cover – opportunity to become a permanent role                                               

Salary: 24-25k

Location: Birmingham

Purpose of the role:

This is a client-facing role within the creative services department. Covering offline design campaigns, branding projects, photography etc for predominantly B2B accounts. Working within an integrated agency the successful candidate will be required to work with colleagues in other departments covering Digital, PR, Media and Video Production.  You will work across multiple accounts supported by an Account Director.

Duties Include:

 Responsible for managing client relationships through effective communication, problem solving, and responding to requests.

 Ensuring that project deadlines and budgets are met, communicating and seeking approval of any changes required.

 Maintaining accurate records of status reports, meetings, decisions and next actions.

 Keeping the team and client up to date with useful knowledge

 Invoicing/general administration

The successful candidate will have commercial experience working within an agency environment on fast paced, quick turnaround accounts.  You will be experienced in briefing studio and taking briefs from clients and have the ability to work across a variety of accounts/projects at any one time.

You will possess excellent organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to work towards timescales and budgets.  Experience in print buying and presenting would also be advantageous.

Credit Controller

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Credit Controller to join a leading integrated Marketing Agency based in Birmingham.

Role: Credit Controller 

Job Type: Part Time/Permanent – 22.5 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Location: Birmingham

Purpose of the role:

Whilst the role is predominately credit control, there are other finance function duties incorporated. The position reports into the Finance Manager and responsibilities include:

– Ensuring a robust and effective credit control process, implementing 

new procedures/timetables where considered necessary

– Debt chasing

– Debt query resolution with both customers and Account Directors

– Setting up new clients

– Performing credit checks

– Involvement/management of legal action as and when required

– Providing weekly debtor updates to the Finance Manager/Creative Services

– Daily posting of cashbook receipts and payments and allocation of cash

The successful candidate will have previous Credit Control/Accounting experience and have the confidence to implement new procedures. You will be a team player and have a confident and professional approach to query resolution. Knowledge of SAGE 50 is preferred. This is a fantastic opportunity to really make a stamp on the ledger and make the role your own.

Manufacturing

IT Graduate

We have an amazing opportunity for IT Graduates to join a market leading Manufacturing organisation and start your career with this fantastic company on a 2 year Graduate Programme.

Role:       IT Graduate

Salary:    26,000

Location: Rotational Scheme

Purpose of the Role:

The company’s UK IT Team provides all Information Technology services within the business and ensures that IT Services are secure, highly available, perform to a high level and meet with the business quality requirements.  We cover all aspects of IT from service desk, support and operations through to IT architectural design and project delivery. They follow industry leading methodologies such as Prince2, ITIL v3 and TOGAF and work hard to deliver the IT service that the business needs to be the best at what it does.

Key responsibilities of this role include: 

Your ultimate goal will be to progress towards becoming a member of the IT team at one of the companies sites in the UK. From day one, you’ll get real responsibility and the opportunity to work alongside senior management teams. Your journey will take in everything from understanding service management processes, designing new IT services and delivering IT projects for the companies UK business. You will have opportunities to build your technical skills in servers, storage, end user computing, networks, security, software development and business intelligence.

By the end of the training programme you’ll be equipped to manage IT at a site or provide a level of technical expertise as part the central IT Team.

The successful candidate will be educated to Degree level in an IT related discipline and be passionate about forging a career working within IT.  You will have the ability to quickly extract relevant information from large and complex scenarios and appreciate how methodologies can support great customer service. You will be able to translate complex technical scenarios into solutions that the business understands

You will be a strong communicator with the ability to influence others and recognise that IT is a service along with excellent attention to detail and be analytical in your approach.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and vibrant team in an all-encompassing training programme!

You must hold a full UK driving licence

Start date 4th September

Graduate Import/Export Coordinator

We have an exciting opportunity available for a Graduate Import/Export Coordinator to join a leading Manufacturing company based in Stoke.

Role: Graduate Import/Export Coordinator

Salary: £17,000 

Location: Stoke-on-Trent

Purpose of the Role:

As the Graduate Import/Export Coordinator you will report to the Materials Planner working within a very busy fast paced team environment. 

Duties include:

· Provide administrative support to the Materials Planner.

· Update systems data to ensure inter departmental communication is clear and consistent.

· Managing the timely resolution of queries and problems as they arise.

· Maintain data within the purchasing system.

· Progress, chase and liaise with external vendors to ensure prompt shipment details.

· Liaise with freight forwarders to confirm receipts and manage the information.

· Manage export customer accounts and liaise with key UK customer accounts.

The successful candidate will ideally be educated to degree level, you will be highly numerate and analytical and have the ability to work under your own supervision.

You will possess good time management skills, be computer literate and ideally have a good knowledge of Excel. The role requires an excellent communicator who is able to liaise with both internal and external contacts and who has a flexible working approach.

Logistics

International Commercial Sales Advisor

We have an amazing opportunity for an International Commercial Sales Advisor to join a market leading Logistics business within the West Midlands. 

Role: International Commercial Sales Advisor

Salary: £22,587

Location: West Midlands

Duties Include:

The International Commercial Sales Advisor will be responsible for generating new business from both existing and new International clients 

• Prepare and provide statistics and data on International clients for business reviews and presentations. 

• Lead sourcing and actively promoting new and additional products and services to new and existing clients.

• Support with the implementation and setting up of International products and services.

• Support with training, inductions and presenting International information to internal staff or customers as and when required.

• Providing sales executives and account managers with pricing on all International products and services.

• Ensuring all pricing enquiries and tenders are submitted and completed on time.

• Support on International projects as and when required.

The successful candidate will have experience within a telesales or cold calling environment and be competent in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word. 

You will have excellent communication skills and be an organized individual with the ability to prioritise and plan your workloads.

Experience within the logistics/International sector is not essential but would be highly advantageous. 

International Operations Administrator

We have an amazing opportunity for an International Operations Administrator to join a market leading logistics business within the Midlands. 

Role: International Operations Administrator

Salary: Competitive

Location: Midlands

Purpose of the Role:

To provide administrative support to the International Operations Department, Management Team and to coordinate key office requirements for International Operations and any adhoc projects as required.

Duties Include

Provide administrative support to the International Management Team, including diary management, arranging and booking travel, accommodation, buffets, booking in visitors, conference calls and meeting rooms as required by the International Management Team.

Be responsible for the compliance and management of all personnel, training files and holiday planners for the International Department.

Assist in administration of projects or tasks relating to international services

Plan and produce high quality and professional presentations for management meetings, Collate information for weekly and monthly reports.

Diary, expense and petty cash management, Organisation of meetings, filing systems and department facilities including meeting and greeting visitors and hosting within the department.

You will also provide cross functional support to the Operations, Compliance and Value Added Services Team as required.

The successful candidate will be proficient in Keynote and/or PowerPoint, have a good understanding of Word and Excel along with excellent administrative skills.

You will have excellent attention to detail, be flexible and have the ability to work under pressure. You must possess excellent organisational skills and be a good team player 

International Support Advisor

We have an amazing opportunity for an International Support Advisor to join a market leading Logistics business within the West Midlands. 

Role: International Support Advisor

Salary: £23,000

Location: West Midlands

Duties Include:

The International Support Advisor will be responsible for generating new business from both existing and new International clients 

• Prepare and provide statistics and data on International clients for business reviews and presentations. 

• Lead sourcing and actively promoting new and additional products and services to new and existing clients.

• Support with the implementation and setting up of International products and services.

• Support with training, inductions and presenting International information to internal staff or customers as and when required.

• Providing sales executives and account managers with pricing on all International products and services.

• Ensuring all pricing enquiries and tenders are submitted and completed on time.

• Support on International projects as and when required.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience within a telesales or cold calling environment and be competent in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word. 

You will have excellent communication skills and be an organized individual with the ability to prioritise and plan your workloads.

Graduate Marketing & PR Coordinator

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a Classic Car Insurance Broker as a Graduate Marketing & PR Coordinator within their existing team. 

Job Title: Graduate Marketing & PR Coordinator

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £18,000 to £20,000

Purpose of the role:

Working within the marketing team assisting in the development and implementation of the marketing strategy in order to effectively implement the overall marketing plan for the Business brands whilst ensuring full FCA compliance.

Duties include:

To assist the Marketing Manager with other appropriate activities such as promotions, advertising, shows, market research etc. 

To develop and maintain the day to day print media plan including detailed feedback of monthly results.

To assist the Digital Marketing Executive with social media planning and activity.

To develop and maintain a Partnership Programme with complementary organisations.

Liaise with agencies and/or printers for all collateral including amends etc.

Administer all company wide customer newsletters and direct mail activity.

Supporting the Digital Marketing Executive in the day-to-day administration of all company websites.

The successful candidate will ideally be educated to degree level within a Marketing related discipline. You will be IT literate to a high standard, have excellent attention to detail, self-motivated and happy to use your own initiative. An excellent communicator who is able to work under limited supervision