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Randstad InHouse Services are pleased to be working in Partnership with Procter and Gamble to recruit for Assistant Site Microbiologists a their London Plant based in thurrock Essex. We currently have two vacnacies for candidates experieced in Microbiology to support the development of the site's microbiology program and to ensure compliance with microbiological standards. About the Role The assistant site microbiologist will be responsible for testing of raw material and finished producting using micro lab techniques in order to determine a succesful production outcome. About You You will have experiece of working within a Lab Environment preferably within an industrial or production setting but this is not necessary. You will be able to test product and material and identify key standards that the product should meet. You will posses sound technical understanding of Microbiology. You will be flexible in your approach to work and able to work some nights and weekends. You will be educated to degree level in Microbiology or similar or have relevant industry experience. Facilities You will have access to a catered sunsidised canteen as well as grat break out areas as well as company shop days to buy product at low prices. If this sounds like you please apply online and follow up with a call to Ash on 07884466651
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Our major rail infrastructure client is looking to bring in a Procurement Manager for procurement activity relating to on and off-track operations. This role is a contract role based in Central Milton Keynes, and initially runs for 5 months. This role will suit somebody with extensive procurement experience in the rail sector. Knowledge of OJ EU and relevant guidelines would also be required. Excellent communication and negotiation skills are obviously a must. Membership of a relevant professional body such as MIPS would be desirable. This role is for a public sector client, and has been determined as Inside IR'S for Limited Company contractors. This role also requires BP SS so Disclosure Scotland and 3 year referencing will be required pare-start. We have a fair and comprehensive selection procedure. It is our policy that there should be equal opportunity for and no discrimination against applicants on the grounds of gender, race, religion or belief, nationality, colour, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, disability, age, marriage and civil partnership, union or non-union membership, scion-economic background or being a part-time or fixed term worker
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Our client based in Trowbridge is looking for a Buyer to join their team. This is a full-time role to cover maternity leave, an excellent salary within a thriving manufacturing company and a busy friendly team. Highly Desirable- FMCG experience. Job Purpose To procure cost effective raw material/componentry/packaging items within a designated area of material spend in line with the Procurement Strategy. Major Accountabilities: • Contribute to the Supplier Selection Process • Evaluate quotations and negotiate cost prices/tenders with suppliers, obtaining approval as required. • Manage the creation and processing of purchase orders from MRP II System maintaining cost advantage whilst managing commitment risk and stockholding within agreed parameters. • Use and maintain business systems in accordance with best practice business processes. • Manage quality, lead time and supplier delivery issues. • Liaise with NPD Teams on costs, lead times and supplier issues as required. • Any reasonable additional duties requested or delegated by your line manager. Company Specific Accountabilities Stock management: • Set stock parameters (e.g. re-order level) based on monthly forecast calculation and material analysis. • Monitor stock requirements and order goods to replenish the stock in time. • Monitor inbound shipment process in case of FOB buying • Optimize supply chain from production to stock. • Monitor stock availability in line with key account customer K.P.I.’s, take necessary action to maintain availability. Procurement: • Source the right supplier for the requested products • Negotiate the best price for the required specification • Create purchase orders • Monitor open orders, make sure the orders are acknowledged and delivered in time and in full. • Manage issues in procurement process in the most effective way. Reporting: • Create K.P.I. reports, e.g. stock reports, turnover rate reports, assortment review report. • Create operational reports to measure and improve stock management and operational buying activities. Vendor management • Measure vendor performance on a regular base • Manage vendor base to secure a high-quality vendor network. Education Level A Level or Degree Subject of studies Maths Business Studies Technical Professional qualification: CIPS – Chartered Institute of Purchase and Supply Computer Skills Required: Word Excellent to advanced Excel Powerpoint Experience in a similar role in Manufacturing or Retail would be beneficial. Occasional travel within this role may be needed but not often. Salary for this role is excellent based on experience. If you have the required skills/experience and would like to be considered for this role please send your current CV or call Bee for more information. Simple Recruitment (South West) Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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A leading FMCG manufacturer is looking for an Ecommerce brand specialist who can provide the brand guardianship for their online assets. You will be working in a busy marketing team that looks after both online and offline activity being a focal point between retailers and the team. The role A leading FMCG manufacturer is looking for an Ecommerce brand specialist who can provide the brand guardianship for their online assets. You will be working in a busy marketing team that looks after both online and offline activity being a focal point between retailers and the team. Your role will encompass a number of different areas including policing the brand with the online retailers and making sure that all images of products fit within brand guidelines. You will also be working with the digital marketing manager to provide input into banner and online advertising to make sure it is within brand. You will also be tasked with some of the social media activity and help deliver some of the digital projects within the team. The social media activity will target consumers attending events and you will also be asked to help with organising these consumer events. The successful candidate will be working with other team members to provide support to ensure smooth running of events and effective offline engagement with consumers. The organisation This company is part of a well-known parent organisation who are globally recognised. The brand is well loved with consumers and they have a number of SKUs that lead the category in sales. The person To be successful in this role it is essential that you have the following skills: * Strong consumer digital marketing experience * Good understanding of online brand usage * Previous experience of dealing with online retailers * Well organised and works well with stakeholders both internal and external * The ability to manage multiple projects at any one time * Some experience of brand guardianship would be useful. If you are interested in this role please click on the link below. Vertical Advantage Interim specialise in interim Sales and Marketing, Marketing Communications and Marketing insight roles. If this role is not right for you but you are interested in interim roles please forward your CV or visit our website at (url removed)
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Working for one of the UKs most recognised brands who continue to expand and develop globally, this is an excellent opportunity to work within one of their modern and busy divisions. This is a fixed term role of 12-14 months to cover maternity but permanent opportunities may well arise within the business for the right person. This role is responsible for sourcing parts globally making best commercial decision across cost, quality, risk and service level. - Sourcing suppliers - Managing suppliers - Assist with Global projects and delivering strategy - Negotiating terms and prices with suppliers - Monitoring and managing Supplier Performance - Placing Orders - Liaise with Senior Management and Overseas production plants EXPERIENCE: Ideally with global sourcing experience within a Manufacturing business Graduate calibre or CIPS qualified with a good commercial or engineering background Strong interpersonal & communication skills at all levels Able to work well as part of a team Good personal organisation
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Indirect Procurement Manager – Stevenage – 6 month contract (possible extension) – Competitive day rate We are currently recruiting for an Indirect Procurement Manager to work for a major defence contractor based in Stevenage on a 6 month contract with possibility of extension. Candidates with experience of managing an indirect procurement function within large complex organisation are highly desirable for this role. The successful candidate will be expected to undergo Security Clearance checks for this role, therefore candidates with current SC level clearance are highly desirable. Duties: * Develop relationships with internal stakeholders to gain understanding and influence requirements; * Lead UK Sites and Eng. services procurement team to create and implement sourcing strategies for key domain categories; * Validate and approve the drafting and negotiation of contracts, and gaining the approval of the stakeholder community; * Ensure suppliers performance monitoring against appropriate SLA’s, KPI’s within a continuous improvement culture; * Mentor, develop and manage the UK Sites and Eng proc Team, providing support and guidance in the competition, negotiation and drafting of contracts; * Develop and maintain supply market knowledge for assigned categories; Skills and experience: * Broad view and experience of working in the full procurement lifecycle * Broad knowledge of his or her domain categories (technical and contractual), specifically in Logistics, professional services and Sites Services procurement * Enthusiastic, proactive and adaptable individual able to deal with complex situations and effectively influence senior stakeholders; * A natural leader and communicator, able to build strong relationships, with experience in driving multi-functional teams and delivering to tight time-scales; * Competent contract negotiator with ability to draft contract agreements and approve terms and conditions; * Team player with cultural sensitivity * Able to work within a demanding and changing environment. * Project and risk management experience * Ability to make decisions independently and knowledge of when to escalate issues * Candidates with current SC level clearance are highly desirable for this position. Please apply without delay as there is a deadline with this role. Ref: 813668 To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy
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Counter Manager - Luxury Skincare & Fragrance - Staines - 12 month fixed term contract - up to £22k + fantastic benefits This highly successful business leads the way in offering natural beauty products of the highest quality to their devoted customer. Using only the finest ingredients, they produce award-winning skincare, hair care and cosmetics. As an employer, they stand out from their competitors by offering their employees stability, bespoke training, promising prospects and an exciting future. We are looking for an experienced manager with impeccable customer service skills and a strong commercial awareness to continue the success in this established counter located in Staines. Your responsibilities will include: * Day to day management of the counter, building a knowledgeable team and developing a loyal customer base. * Leading by example to your team, delivering a world-class service to each visitor to the counter. * Maintaining good relationships with host management. * Coaching and inspiring your Customer Advisors to provide excellent product knowledge in line with the brand values of this business. * Administrative duties including figures, accounting and stock control. * Visual merchandising and maintaining high store standards. * Previous experience in a store or counter management position and working with a luxury beauty brand is essential. The starting salary will be up to £22,000 depending on experience, and is reviewed throughout your career. You are also entitled to a generous monthly product allowance, 25 days holiday, non-contributory pension plus many other company benefits. To apply, send your full, up to date CV immediately. Zachary Daniels specialises in retail management recruitment. Please click apply today to be considered for the role. BBBH7749
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Purchasing Assistant, Bournemouth, £22,000 - £22,000 Pro Rota (£12.00ph), Temporary Contract, Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm and Free Parking Dovetail Recruitment are pleased to be working with a successful and well established business based in the Bournemouth area in recruiting for a Purchasing Assistant to join their team to cover a maternity contract until December 2018. Duties and Responsibilities: • Create and maintain all product codes for Retail and Trade orders • Ensure that Customer Orders from all store locations are dealt with promptly and efficiently • Ensure stock is in correct locations for all carpentry jobs and sending carpentry jobs to Carpentry Service Manager • Assist with online competitor pricing analysis by reviewing competitor websites • Help with any buying related queries that the Sales teams may have • Aid in finding reasons for incomplete orders and resolving any issues when necessary • Develop and maintain a good working relationship across the company and with the customer services team • Ensure a smooth flow of information and paperwork between the branches • Load stock and Customer Orders onto relevant purchase orders and send to suppliers when required Knowledge and Experience: • Previous Purchasing experience • A thorough, logical approach to systems and paperwork with close attention to detail • Confident in working unsupervised • A good working knowledge of Excel and thoroughly PC Literate This position would suit candidates currently working as a Purchasing Assistant, Purchasing Executive, Buying Assistant, Logistics Administrator, Logistics Administrator, Assistant Buyer, Purchasing Administrator, Sales Administrator, Supply Chain Executive, Procurement Assistant or Supply Chain Assistant. If you are interested in this position please click on Apply Now. Alternatively to find out more, or to see other opportunities that we have available please visit our website
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Cleaner Required 37.5 hours per week may be required to work some weekends Split shifts - Rota £7.50p/h On-going work Basic cleaning - toilets, platfroms etc Cleaning experience is needed If youre interested please email your CV
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Purchasing Assistant Location: Amphenol LTD Salary: £20,000 per annum Amphenol Ltd is part of the $5 billion p.a. Amphenol Corporation – a market leading, global, interconnect specialist. This successful site employs c230 people and specialises in the design and manufacture of a diverse range of connectors and interconnect products for a highly demanding customer base in the Aerospace, Military and Industrial sectors. Poised for further growth, and investment, we are now seeking to recruit an Indirect Purchasing Support who will help deliver unrivalled levels of excellence. Key Responsibilities include: *Sourcing all contract details, and maintaining and updating existing contracts *Updating the central contract database and scanning all documents to a central file *Processing requisitions *Processing order acknowledgements and bookings, as well as expediting orders and creating an indirect expedite sheet *Creating Purchase Orders from system requests as details from MAPICS *Updating the MRP operating system with Purchasing Order *Acknowledgements and taking appropriate actions Essential Qualities include: *GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths, Grade C or above *Administration experience within a medium to large sized organisation *Experience speaking on the phone to suppliers *Good PC skills, in particular Microsoft Excel *Strong negotiator *Excellent organisational skills *Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently *A willingness and ability to learn This role is a fixed term contract for 6 months Recruitment Policy : I confirm that I agree to Amphenol adding and storing my application details to their internal recruitment software, Cascade. I understand I may be communicated with through this software as part of the recruitment process
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