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Careerjuice recruitment are looking for a maternity cover for up to 12 months for a contract project co ordniator's role, for up to 12 months. - Attractive pay and benefits for the right candidate,(TBD at interview) great company to work for. Ideally the candidate would have CAD design experience or come from a kitchen design background. The hours are full time, on Rotating Shifts as detailed below: Mon-Thurs 8.45 am – 5 pm, Friday 8.45 am – 4 pm Mon – Thurs 8.00 am – 4.15 pm, Friday 8 am – 3.15 pm BENEFITS Company Performance Bonus Scheme Holidays - Starting at 24 days plus 8 bank holidays Free Parking Staff Discounts There will be a 30-minute design test as part of the interview If you are interested in this role please do apply below and one of our consultants will be in touch
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A fantastic opportunity is available for an experienced Merchandiser to join this amazing team based in Norwich City centre on a 12month maternity contract, and to start asap! You'll be working closely with the buying team to analyse seasonal sales performance, profitability, consumer buying patterns, market trends and competitor activity. You'll also help the buying team to plan their exciting ranges and will be able to help determine stock requirements. Its key that you'll be able to develop close working relationships with existing and new suppliers as well as internal stakeholders and colleagues. You'll ideally have a minimum of 2 years Retail Merchandising experience, ideally gained in a Head office environment. You'll also have a proven track record of successfully implementing product strategy and achieving financial targets Intermediate Excel and Word Skills, coupled with Intermediate Power Point Skills are ideally required, together with the following traits: *Excellent numerical, analytical and problem-solving skills *Strong commercial acumen and a high level of attention to detail *Responds quickly to changing demands of the business and demonstrates strong skills in organising, prioritising and time management *A highly motivated individual who shows initiative at every opportunity *Displays the highest levels of integrity, confidentiality and commitment *Able to work as part of a team and a hands on approach Excellent salary is available for this leading brand, working in a modern contemporary city centre office space. Send your CV initially to Emma Baylis or call Emma now
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My Client a major manufacturing Company near Birmingham are looking for someone with more than 2 -3 years planning experience Major Duties and Responsibilities Minimal work direction needed, highly skilled and knowledgeable to the position and provides best practicing sharing within work group. Worker will be responsible for providing administrative support to a department or individual. Duties may include: typing, filing, answering phones, scheduling, calendaring, record keeping, coordinating meetings and conferences, obtaining supplies and/or sorting/distributing mail. May work on special projects to include recording, compiling, retrieving, and analyzing information. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize. Strong communication skills and organizational skills are required. Proficiency with MS Office required. Familiarity with Lotus Notes is preferred. 1.Follows a variety of clearly defined procedures under general guidance within functional disciplines such as: a. supply planning, b. warehousing, transportation, c.inventory/materials control, d.import/export, etc. Works independently, although the scope for discretion is limited and the output is reviewed periodically while in progress. The work priorities are defined with the manager/supervisor. Activities include: a. Schedules production b. Participates in activities focused in improving production output c. Utilizes tracking systems to manage progress and report results d. Resolves back-order situations e. Participates in and may lead project teams 2. Handles inquiries of moderate scope and complexity. Uses basic analytical skills to interpret information, examine variables, draw conclusions, and assess alternative methods. Most complex problem solving may require the use of increased judgment to handle some variations in conditions or operations, making decisions based on selecting from alternative courses of action using greater adaptation to circumstances when necessary Qualifications: (experience, knowledge, skills & abilities) Key Skills: * Proficient use of MS Excel is preferable * Experience of working within a Purchasing Environment * Familiarity with SAP system is preferable * Excellent communication skills: verbal and written. * Detail oriented, with strong follow through to completion. * Strong analytical skills and proactive thinking. * Self-motivated and good organizational skills. * Excellent multi-tasking skills in fast paced and changing environment. * Quick learner and ability to grasp new processes and tools
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INVOLVES NATIONWIDE TRAVEL* To provide employee relations support and advice to the Retail Management on right to work. To provide coaching for line managers in right to work compliance matters and procedures. Client Details A global retail company. Description *INVOLVES NATIONWIDE TRAVEL* Support and coach line managers at all levels of the business, providing accurate and timely advice when dealing with right to work compliance issues. Travel to different stores nationwide and check all right to work documents. Perform spot audits to monitor store compliance, identifying any potential breaches with Right to Work. Working with store managers on action plans. Actively support managers in dealing with high profile cases on right to work compliance issues giving accurate advice; note taking; and support on letter writing. Assess the business risk and (where appropriate) send proposed recommendations to the ER Manager for all right to work compliance related dismissals. Update the ER trackers on cases in a timely and accurate manner. Support the ER Manager and HR Manager in providing timely and accurate responses to high profile right to work queries. Liaise with external legal providers and key stakeholders in non-complex claims in order to facilitate the case within the legal deadlines. Develop articles and letters for the ER Toolkit for use by stores. Responsible for designing and delivering training on right to work to stores.Profile Previous experience of working in a right to work specialist role. 4 years experience working within a HR function Up to date working knowledge of employment law and Home Office guidance. Experience of working in a fast moving, multimulti-site organisation. Excellent IT skills. Strong influencing skills. Ability to work well under pressure. Ability to communicate effectively and build relationships at all levels.Job Offer Competitive salary. Large modern office in the Town Centre. ExpensedExpensed travel
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Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS) is the world's leading provider of Talent Acquisition and Management Services. We deliver award-winning solutions to over 65 outsourcing clients and consulting services to hundreds more. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) service acts as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provides professional interim and temporary resources. AMS and Vodafone are currently recruiting a Procurement Specialist for an initial 9 month Contract based in Dublin, South. Background on this role and the Project: Vodafone Ireland procurement team is a small team of business partner focusing on demand management and commercial contract management working very closely with the business units. We are supported by the Vodafone Procurement Company based in Luxembourg were the category experts sits. As a Procurement Specialist at Vodafone Ireland you will be accountable for and responsible for the following: The Candidate: As Procurement Specialist you will work with the Network and Enterprise Supply Business Partner on: Network projects: You will support the Network business partner and Work on sourcing project and drive savings for the department. Perform supplier management reviews and implement the commercial contract management methodology. Utilising VF's Digital sourcing tools and processes to plan and monitor the sourcing activities of the VPC in line with the local demand plan and the budget allocation. Prepare the demand plan for the network department by working the business stakeholders Vodafone Business projects: The Vodafone business entity has been recently integrated in the ERP of Vodafone Ireland. As a result, a number of contracts are still not up o required standard and some consolidation of supplier still need to happen. You will be charge to supporttheSCM business partner in charge oftheVodafone Business unit To perform supplier reviews and build the preferred supplier list to conduct contracts review and put in place contracts when the one in place are not fit for purpose. What you need: Degree in Accountancy/ Mathematics/ Business / Supply Chain Management / Procurement (desired but not essential) CIM / CIPS Certification - Advantageous 3 years professional experience - Procurement / Supply Chain SAP - Experienced within procurement Commercial Contract Management - Protects Vodafone's interests by developing commercial contracts based on a thorough understanding of legal and ethical environments. Ensure minimal value leakage for key contracts by ensuring KPI and obligation adherence and risk monitoring. Demand Optimisation -Analyse data and generate insights to question and influence local business requirements to optimise demand linked to local business strategy and budget. Procurement Negotiation - Ability to support centrally led complex and high value negotiations as well as lead local tactical negotiations by applying creative models, leveraging various cost programs and using various behavioural techniques to achieve best commercial outcomes for VodafoneWhat else should you demonstrate: Develop the business knowledge to contribute in effective ways. Have the courage to speak up, challenge managers, and hold a mirror up to the business. Be able to influence people, build relationships, and communicate effectively. Have the willingness to collaborate in new ways. Command the ability to translate numbers into actionable insights. Persistence and resilience In order to apply for this role you will possess all or most of the Above skills, Experience and Attributes. If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria outlined above, please click the link to apply and we will contact you with an update in due course. Alexander Mann Solutions, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Business
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Warehouse Operative Newark Shift Pattern 5/7, (Monday to Friday) Permanent, 37.5 hours per week Salary: £16,185.00 Department: Ebay There’s no feeling quite like uniting tech lovers everywhere and we get to do it every single day. Connecting our people, our customers and our partners. We’re a team of 41,000 colleagues working across nine countries to deliver excellence. Be part of framing the future with us. You’ll certainly feel proud when you see what you can achieve here.  As a Warehouse Operative, you’ll be working to the highest standard to keep our warehouse operation running smoothly. You won’t do it alone though, you’ll work together to get our customers’ technology ready to be delivered.  It takes precise organisation to deliver results in our busy warehouse, and you’ll be key to making it happen.  As part of this role, you’ll be responsible for:   •    Operating MHE equipment efficiently on site  •    Transporting our technology products and keeping them safe  •    Putting away stock into various locations Working here requires skill, dedication and a love of the job. You’ll be working with a team of experts to get the job done, ensuring the latest technology is ready for our customers.  You will need: •    Previous warehouse experience •    Knowledge of Word and Excel •    Experience of manual handling  •    Strong communication and time management   We’re one team and we celebrate all of the great things you do. One way we show our gratitude is by giving you access to a range of lifestyle benefits, including:  •    Performance related bonus  •    Competitive pension scheme  •    Discounts across big brand names in retail, travel and cinema  •    Store discounts in our Currys PC World, Dixons Travel and Carphone Warehouse sites •    6 weeks of annual leave (inclusive of bank holiday entitlement)  Beyond that, we’ll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role. Training plans are a given, and you’ll have access to additional e-learning resources to really see your career develop in the way you want. We’re building a team that brings technology to people, making their lives better, easier and fuller, and you can be part of it
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ASSISTANT PURCHASING MANAGER 6M FTC We’re recruiting on behalf of a purchasing organisation based in High Wycombe for an Assistant Purchasing Manager to assist the Produce Purchasing Managers in the delivery of the strategic purchasing goals of the company across Europe. You will assist in the delivery of agreed projects and deals across the range of produce in line with agreed global and local strategies. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: * Analysing costs, volumes and exchange rates to deliver lowest possible costs for Franchisees * Accurate data maintenance – product database, etc. * Execution of timely and accurate communications, product change overs, product information etc. * Monitor supplier base and compliance to the produce program within all markets * Obtain current costs and other information on new suppliers and in new markets * Assist with the delivery of value adding activity in the produce category * Analyse benefits to Franchisees and produce basket costs per market * Assist with launching new suppliers, business approval process and communications * Assist with the administration required to set up new supplier contracts within agreed timelines QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: * Graduate, or graduate caliber * Commercial experience working in a food or beverage company * Preferably experience within a purchasing and supply chain environment * Excellent communicator with strong written skills * Computer literate (intermediate or advanced MS PowerPoint and MS Excel skills) * Strong analytical and commercial skills * Experience working in with demanding customers * French language skills is an advantage PERSONAL QUALITIES: * Able to work to high standards, and adhere to agreed priorities, procedures and processes * Able to deal with ambiguity and change whilst maintaining tenacity and perseverance * Ability to communicate with suppliers and stakeholders * Ability to collate, evaluate, manipulate and draw conclusions from data * Ability to challenge and push back when appropriate, whilst maintaining a professional attitude
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A well respected engineering organisation is currently experiencing an ongoing period of growth and success. Due to an ever increasing workload, they are currently looking to recruit a Commercial Officer to join their dedicated team of Professionals. The role is based in Luton, Bedfordshire and is for an initial 6 month duration. There is a rate of £26.08 Ltd Per Hour on offer for the successful candidate. Please find the descriptions below: This role sits within the Commercial team reporting to the Contracts Manager within a multi-disciplined Integrated Project Team (IPT) and has an emphasis on winning new business and ensuring successful delivery of contracts by applying commercial best practice and ensuring functional governance adherence. The successful candidate will have commercial experience in the Defence Sector, demonstrate the ability to work as part of a successful team and have experience working with UK, and ideally export contracts and customers. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to gain further Commercial experience supporting a variety of contracts for key programmes and customers. WHAT YOU'LL DO * Commercial support and administration of existing contracts * Preparing Commercial proposals for submission to customers * Producing accurate and compliant customer pricing * Representing the Commercial function at customer meetings * Preparing internal documentation required to obtain bid approvals * Obtaining bid approvals in line with governance process and delegated authorities * Drafting and negotiating terms and conditions of contract with customers * Drafting and reviewing agreements such as Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) * Work as an integral member of the Integrated Project Team (IPT) and Commercial team WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR Successful candidate must hold: * Demonstrated experience of commercial/contracts in Defence sector * Experience of bidding for and managing contracts with UK customers * High level of numeracy and proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel * Knowledge of commercial processes and procedures * Knowledge and experience of reviewing and negotiating terms and conditions * Ability to constructively challenge others to influence the commercial position * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills that enable you to build and support relationships with customers and partners It is desirable to have: * A familiarity with SAP (or equivalent ERP system) and its functionality * A professional qualification such as IACCM, CIPS * Demonstrated experience with Lifecycle Management and business processes * Understanding of Export Control and Compliance including UK Export and ITAR. * Experience of bidding to and managing contracts with export customers Simply click on the apply button now. JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn
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A well respected Defence Engineering organisation is currently experiencing an ongoing period of growth and success. Due to an ever increasing workload, they are currently looking to recruit a Procurement Support Officer to join their dedicate team of Procurement professionals.. The role is based Frimley, Surrey and is for an initial 6 month duration. There is a rate of £23.36LTD Per Hour on offer for the successful candidate. Please find the description below: Job Description Responsible for undertaking all aspects of procurement related activity to cost, quality and schedule. Undertake line management responsibilities where appropriate.Deliver Procurement expertise in line with corporate Procurement policy and process in line with business requirements and performance objectives. The following activities are typical of work to be carried out with levels of autonomy as indicated. All tasks must be performed with a right first time ethic in order to meet business-wide Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and People principles. * Have a sound understanding of and apply the Quality Management System documentation e.g. Policy, Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc. applicable to your particular work scope and to comply with Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) rules and control measures. * Support the development, review and update of relevant systems and processes to ensure the effective delivery of activities in assigned areas. * Support team members to self-verify work to ensure adherence to relevant business systems procedures, policies and processes. Provide guidance to enable the team to produce right first time information. * Apply strong awareness of risk and opportunity management to optimise performance and minimise risk within scope of work. * Support team members in ensuring all business systems, document management systems and data sources are kept up-to-date to provide a single point of truth for stakeholders. * Develop, maintain and manage key relationships both internally and externally. Lead team members to promote effective cross functional collaboration and deliver procurement support and guidance to other functions as required. * Support audit activity as required. * Support the delivery of Quality Integrated Work Team performance and Quality Maturity Matrix improvement activity. * Contribute knowledge and experience to support Continuous Improvement and Learning from Experience activity across the Supply Chain function. * Provide development support to team members, colleagues and Early Careers. * Plan, control and deliver assigned projects independently. Simply click on the apply button now! JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn
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Textiles/Product Technologist - Textiles Salary Negotiable Dependent on Experience Immediate Opportunity We are urgently looking for an experienced Product / Textile Technologist. Ideally you will have 3 years’ experience, (preferably within in the interior textiles industry), and a relevant Degree qualification in textiles. You will be working alongside colleagues in both the Design and Sales departments and collaborating with overseas suppliers. You will be responsible for product development for a variety of interior textiles and as such a good knowledge of fabric production and performance parameters is essential. Key Responsibilities: * Setting and maintaining colour and handle standards and approved seals with suppliers * Assessing and sealing products, checking make-up, fit and quality * Raising standards to comply with or exceed specific customers’ requirements * Problem solving & implementing improvements where necessary * Liaising with UK customers and attending meetings with them as required The successful candidate will be IT literate, have strong/advanced Excel skills, (pivot tables, VLOOLUPS etc.), and also be conversant with all Microsoft applications. Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
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