As Chief Engineer you will be responsible for developing the Test and Homologation team of 20 highly skilled Engineers. Working with the MD you will take control of Product Development, Product Maintenance, Sustainability and Test and Validation of our products across all global markets. SALARY: £65,000 to £75,000 LOCATION: Midlands - Relocation available from within UK / EU. COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Leicester, Birmingham, Coventry, Stoke, Derby THE COMPANY: We are a leading Global Automotive Manufacturer of systems and components and have recently invested in a brand new state of the art fully equipped R&D facility in the UK and seek a Chief Engineer to manage and lead our Global R&D activities. This includes Testing, Validation, R&D and Homologation. As a leader in our market, we design, develop and manufacture a range of systems and products which are supplied to major Automotive OEMs and Tier 1’s around the world. RESPONSIBILITIES: As Chief Engineer you will be responsible for developing the Test and Homologation team of 20 highly skilled Engineers. Working with the MD you will take control of Product Development, Product Maintenance, Sustainability and Test and Validation of our products across all global markets; also include developing systems, processes and procedures for efficient verification and validation whilst working in close liaison with our production facilities. 60% of your team’s activity will be working on high tech New Product Developments, working for an exciting company in an excellent working environment. The products you will be working with are highly advanced, making a difference in the world by making vehicles safer and shaping and defining technology shifts within the automotive sector. REQUIREMENTS - Chief Engineer - Automotive, Test, R&D, Homologation You must have experience and knowledge of: * Leading Test Release for approval sign-off across test and homologation activities, including all lab, electrical, vehicle and type approval testing.* Managing DVPR process and final sign off for testing, system, subsystem and components.* Providing leadership to the production/engineering team to ensure all changes are managed correctly into production.* Supporting the development of the product from conception through to manufacture.* FMEA and DVP&R processes and a good working knowledge of IATF/TS16949.* ISO 26262 Safety requirements Interested? We are looking for some of the best Automotive Engineers in the industry. You should be degree qualified and have a proven track record in leading multi- functional automotive projects with experience in a technical automotive role taking projects from design to application. Proven leadership and experience of leading junior and skilled engineers is vital. You should want to be a key motivational leader who is passionate about engineering. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Test Engineer, Design Engineer, Chief Engineer, Senior Engineer, R&D Engineer Programme Engineer Director, Approval or Compliance or Validation, Homologation Engineer. NPD Project manager. Principal Engineer. Automotive, Passenger Cars, Commercial Vehicles, OEM Tier 1 or Tier 2. Transportation. INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Ian Lyons quoting Chief Engineer - Automotive, Test, R&D, Homologation, reference IL1708-43 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683306 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen, for a proven customer service professional to join a well- established supplier of packaging solutions as Internal Account Manager. SALARY: £23,000 - £26.000 ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: 25 days holiday, Pension. LOCATION Burton upon Trent COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Loughborough, Lichfield, Uttoxeter THE COMPANY - Internal Account Manager – Packaging We have a long trading history of importing packaging products from across the world and distributing to their customer base in the fresh produce sector across the UK and Ireland. The UK Division, based in the East Midlands, is part of a family run business, established in Europe for nearly 100 years and employees in excess of 200 staff across in 17 Countries turning over in excess of €150 million. THE ROLE WILL REQUIRE YOU TO PROVIDE A FULL CUSTOMER SERVICE FACILITY: * Ensuring that all enquiries/queries are dealt with promptly and to the highest level* All orders are actioned accurately* Goods are despatched to customers on time* Deal with telephone calls from customers requesting product prices and availability* Support external sales and undertake an element of outbound calling to further develop existing accounts and identify new business opportunities. WE ARE INTERESTED IN RECEIVING APPLICATIONS FROM CANDIDATES WITH THE FOLLOWING: * You must have be self -driven, with a positive outlook and a clear focus on high quality* A natural forward planner who critically assess your own performance.* You will also be reliable, enthusiastic and capable of learning new skills quickly* You will have a track record within a business to business customer service environment.* Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a courteous telephone manager and have a professional attitude.* Strong influencing skills with experience of working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders.It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles in the past or currently and in any of the following markets:* Internal Account Manager, Customer Service Manager, Internal Account Manager, Telesales , Telesales executive, Customer Service executive, Internal sales INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Ian Peterson quoting Internal Account Manager – Packaging reference IP1708-42 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683319 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
An established design and manufacturing organisation requires an Internal Sale Executive to promote and sell their bespoke product range into the leading UK retailers and recognised brands. SALARY: £22,000 to £25,000 plus OTE £35,000 to £40,000 ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:* Achievable bonus structure* Sales career development* A chance to join a growing business LOCATION: Corby COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Corby, Kettering, Market Harborough, JOB SPECIFICATION: The Internal Sales Executive will be joining an experienced sales team in this new role to promote a unique product to new customers over the phone. Working as the Internal Sales Executive your typical day will consist of: * Outbound calls to prospects – gained from lapsed accounts, enquiries or research.* Maintenance of the CRM system – ensuring updates, call backs and orders are processed correctly.* Proactively reacting to buying signals.* Managing your working day to ensure regular contact to the database is made and ensuring relationships are formed and the products are promoted.* Liaise with other departments in the business and support the sales team.* Achieve daily call targets and monitor activity levels for sales statistics. REQUIREMENTS: The Internal Sales Executive will be required to be:* Confident and experienced in making informative and sales related outbound calls.* Motivated to achieve call targets and sales conversion rates.* IT literate and able to communicate across various platforms – via e-mail, social media and skype.* Demonstrate the ability to work independently and proactively. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:Telesales, Internal Sales Executive, Inside Sales, Account Manager, Business Development Executive, Sales Account Manager, Internal Sales Executive, Retail, POS Products, Events, Buying Departments, Procurement, Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct. INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Kerry Austin quoting Internal Sales Executive reference KA1708-39 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683315 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
We are an independent, friendly, family orientated manufacturer and distributor of plastic consumables and as a result of an internal promotion we now have a permanent opportunity for an experienced Class 1 HGV Driver based in our Northampton DC. Some overnight work on alternate weeks to Scotland and North West. BASIC: £24,000 O/T ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: Core hours 08:00 – 17:00 20 days’ holidays. LOCATION: Northampton COMPANY PROFILE - Class 1 HGV Driver Our clients are one of the UK’s leading independent manufacturers and distributors of plastic consumables. The role will work out of the Northampton DC but the Head Office is based in the Southern Home Counties. JOB SPECIFICATION - Class 1 HGV Driver Delivering of company products to clients throughout the UK. Main duties will involve driving Class 1 articulated Lorries but will be expected to be able to drive Class 2 (up to 18 tonnes) when needed. Working day shifts 8 am – 5pm Monday to Friday – earlier starts required on a regular basis. OVERTIME RATES PAID AS AND WHEN NECESSARY: Weekdays x 1.25, Saturday x 1.5, Sundays and Bank Holidays x 2Uniform provided. Some nights out will be required on alternate weeks to deliver to Scotland and North West. Excellent and clean working conditions. REQUIREMENTS: • Possession of a Class 1 (C&E) Licence• Driver CPC qualification.• Current Counter balance/forklift licence would be advantageous.• General warehouse duties will be required during quieter periods Excellent references INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Tracey FitzGerald quoting Class 1 HGV Driver reference TF1708-36 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683304 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
Opportunity for an experienced Export Packer to join our busy DC in Northampton on a permanent contract. We offer great working conditions and a really friendly team. Applicants must have good computer knowledge and be used to working with spreadsheets and carrier portal websites. SALARY: £25,000 BENEFITS: Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:00 20 days holiday Statutory LOCATION: Northampton COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wellingborough, Milton Keynes, Daventry JOB SPECIFICATION - Export Packer The role will suit candidates who have experience of collating and palletising products according to the ‘picklist’ and ensuring stock is arranged for collection to meet the delivery date expectation of the customer. > To take responsibility for the preparation of export orders> Picking and packing orders correctly onto pallets according to the pick lists provided and in-line with ‘export packaging specification sheets’> Handle all export orders, UK overnight deliveries and Irish based customer orders> Organise collections directly with all appropriate freight companies> Maintain a high standard of H&S, maintaining a clean and safe work area> Ensure paperwork is completed accurately and efficiently and input into the computer system> Assist with stock ‘put away’ as and when needed> Operate label printer to ensure all goods (outers and inners) are marked correctly for shipment REQUIREMENTS - Export Packer > Experience within a similar Export packing role> Good levels of verbal, written and numerical skills> Self-motivated and have the ability to solve day-to-day problems> Good IT/computer skills> Great team player> Able to undertake repetitive light, medium and heavy lifting duties within appropriate manual handling guidelines> Work well under pressure> Able to prioritise workload within tight timescales> Good time management and planning skills> Flexible in working hours to accommodate couriers & freight companies THE COMPANY – We are a financially strong, reputable and independent business specialising in supplying a range of consumable plastic catering products into the food service and drinks industries.Our products are to be found in many of the regions FMCG & Cash & Carry outlets as well as many of the UK’s most prestigious outdoor and corporate events. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Warehouse Operative, Export Packer, INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Tracey FitzGerald quoting Export Packer, reference TF1708-35 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683304 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
Trainee Telesales Executive - This exciting telecommunications business is expanding their field sales team – we’re looking for ambitious, money motivated individuals who want to be top earners in this market leading company. SALARY: £16,000-£24,000 ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:* Potential earnings of up to £32k and beyond* Strong career progression* Modern open plan offices* Target related prizes including trips abroad LOCATION: Northampton COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wellingborough, Kettering, Rugby, Milton Keynes, Daventry JOB SPECIFICATION - Trainee Telesales Executive * Do you have sales experience?* Have you worked in a telesales environment?* Are you a driven and target orientated individual?* If so this role could be for you… AS THE TRAINEE TELESALES EXECUTIVE YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING: * Calling and generating new business* Understanding a business’s needs and upselling across the company’s various products* Meeting your pre-agreed KPIs* Regularly presenting your progress to the management team* Placing the customer experience at the centre of everything you do This company takes pride in the relationships they have built through the exceptional service they have provided to their extensive range of clients. The Telesales executive will be a self-motivated and customer orientated individual looking to progress in this ever expanding business. REQUIREMENTS - Trainee Telesales Executive - Proven record of working within a telesales environment- To be hardworking, resilient and money motivated- Adaptable and hungry to learn the ever-evolving product line- Strong verbal communication skills are essential with a passion for exceptional customer service- The ability to succeed in a high performance team- Due to location owning a car would be advantageous THE COMPANY: The Company is a UK market leading business communications provider with the customer at the heart of everything they do. Consequently, they are experiencing a period of significant growth and are looking to invest heavily in the next generation of their sales personnel. With offices up and down the country, this dynamic and vibrant company have demonstrated strong career progression opportunities within their company ethos. This is a great opportunity for the right individual who wants to work in an environment where the customer is the sole focus of everything they do. INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Joel Barnett quoting Trainee Telesales Executive, reference JKB1708-34 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683321 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
LEADERS! ENGAGERS! STRONG MANAGERS! NEED ONLY APPLY! Resilient hands on Shift Manager required for fast paced multifunctional global manufacturer. Based in Banbury you will be essential in supporting the strengthening of our infrastructure for the significant growth we are experiencing. SALARY: £40,000- £45,000 (including shift premium) BENEFITS: Contributory Pension, 25 days holiday, Private Health Care ROTATING SHIFTS: 06:00-14:00/ 14:00-22:00/ 22:00-6:00 BASED: Banbury COMMUTABLE: Oxford, Birmingham, Northampton, Milton Keynes, Leicester, Swindon, Coventry, Worcester, Aylesbury, Cheltenham. CHALLENGE With the business experiencing significant growth our infrastructure is under extreme pressure to continually deliver. Successfully introducing new tools, focusing the team, embedding structure, delivering OTIF and process adherence is vital. The operation contributes £50M towards a total of £100M making us an essential element to the group’s continual growth strategy. Your resilience and ability to engage various teams through clear leadership and adherence to processes will be tested more than you have ever been. We need consistency, embracement of our open door policy and someone who truly takes pride in getting stuck in with building a stronger substructure. WHY US? As Shift Manager you will be joining a network that can offer career progression, exposure to new challenges and senior mentoring for individual development. A place where you will be given the autonomy to lead your teams and be seen as an invaluable member of an expanding operation. REQUIREMENTS - Shift Manager To be successful in your application you must be commutable to the Banbury office or alternatively be in the process of or willing to relocate to a suitable commutable location. ESSENTIALLY YOU WILL • Have a proven track record of successfully managing a multi skilled workforce within a large and fast paced manufacturing operation. It is likely that this will be from an automotive, pharmaceutical, medical, aerospace, marine, engineering, background.• Be resilient, hands on people manager who can engage, motivate and lead their teams.• Understand how to assist with continuous improvement change (e.g. 5s, Six Sigma, Kanban, SMED, reduction of waste methodologies).• Display an inquisitive and highly analytical nature. We have advertised the role as a Shift Manager however you could have be employed in any of the following roles or industries: Manufacturing Manager, Continuous Improvement, Team Leader, Operations Manager, Automotive, Head of Manufacturing Lean Process, Paint, Pharmaceutical, Head of Operations, Production Manager, Process Improvement, Site Operations Manager, Section Leader, Six Sigma, Production Manager, Lean Process, Aerospace and Defence, Medical, Lean Manufacturing, Engineering Manager, PPM, Automation, Industrial Processes, Kaizen, General Manager. INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Clare Gibson quoting Shift Manager reference CG1708-31 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683330 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
We are a multi award winning Design Agency is looking for a Senior Account Manager to join the expanding team. SALARY: Competitive BENEFITS: £5k Car Allowance, Private Health, Profit Sharing Scheme, 22 days holiday rising to 27, Pension scheme LOCATION: Northampton COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Northampton, Wellingborough, Milton Keynes, Towcester, Daventry. JOB SPECIFICATION - Senior Account Manager * This multi award winning Design/Branding Agency is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Account Manager to work within their established team.* They have built a reputation for being a desired agency to work for in their sector.* The role of Account Manager reports into the Account Director and you will be working with leading national and global brands, implementing and developing campaigns in various market sectors.* You will manage your clients and ensure all instructions and directions given are adhered to with the highest standard. You will manage a portfolio of creative briefs and ensure the brief will be met on time and to budget. Working closely with different departments throughout the company you will need to have superb communication skills and get under the brief expected.* Being a senior Account Manager you will build up an excellent knowledge of each client’s culture and creative expectations. You will be the sole point of contact and so must have the ability to build longstanding and successful relationships. You will also have the ability to seek opportunities to develop the clients account to benefit both parties.* This is a superb opportunity in a fast growing business who have developed into a leading Agency in their field. REQUIREMENTS - Senior Account Manager We are looking to hear from people who have the following:* Previous experience working as an Account Manager ideally from an Agency environment.* Have superb communication skills both written and verbal.* Great eye for detail.* A team player.* Superb presentation skills.* The ability to follow a client brief and deliver award winning end results! PROSPECTS: The Company is expanding and they always look to promote from within. THE COMPANY: A multi award winning large creative agency who are enviable in their market sector.It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Client Account Manager / Creative Account Manager / Senior Account Manager / Account Executive INTERESTED? Please apply to our consultant Glen Brooke quoting Senior Account Manager – Creative Agency, reference GGB1708-29 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683317 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
Assistant Marketing Manager / Marketing Executive - A chance to join an in-house marketing team in an established UK distribution business that sits at the top of their specialist market sector. This is a varied and exciting DESIGN and MARKETING role - not to be missed by candidates with experience in a B2B environment. SALARY: £30,000 to £35,000 per annum ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: * Generous holiday allowance* Pension contributions* Early finish on a Friday* Life assurance and subsidised medical cover plan* Varied work load – no day is the same!* Working on the latest design software and equipment LOCATION: Daventry, Northamptonshire COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Northampton, Rugby, Leamington Spa, Banbury, Coventry, Milton Keynes, JOB SPECIFICATION - Assistant Marketing Manager / Marketing ExecutiveThe Senior Marketing Executive will be supporting the Head of Marketing across various elements in the Marketing department as follows: * Product Launches* Branding* Product photoshoots* Marcom design and production* Campaign creations* Catalogue production* Packaging design and development* Market research* Digital – website and social platforms* Support the PR consultant* Occasional event and exhibition management REQUIREMENTS - Assistant Marketing Manager / Marketing Executive The senior marketing Executive will need to demonstrate the following skills and competencies: * Marketing Qualification and experience within a B2B environment* Mac literate.* Advanced skills on the following packages: Adobe / InDesign / Photoshop / Illustrator software* Creative flair – ideas driven* Excellent communication and presentation skills THE COMPANY - Assistant Marketing Manager / Marketing ExecutiveA leading distributor that has been established for nearly 40 years. Nationally recognised across the UK and some European markets. They offer a vast portfolio of products and services which makes this marketing role a very exciting and varied in-house opportunity! It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:Marketing, CIM, Design, B2B, Marketing Executive, Marketing Manager, Marketing Assistant Manager, INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Kerry Austin quoting Assistant Marketing Manager / Marketing Executive reference Ka1708-28to DD: 44 (0)1604 683315 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.
We are looking for a 3D Designer for this 12 month maternity contract who ideally has experience designing exhibition stands SALARY: £26,000 - £30,000LOCATION: Northampton COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Northampton, Wellingborough, Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough JOB SPECIFICATION: 3D Designer – ExhibitionsAs a 3D Designer you will be responsible for the following day to day tasks: Taking a verbal or written brief (from CAD drawings) and interpreting this into high-end 3D visuals.Taking an existing project and re-interpreting this into a new layout, following advice from account handlers or clientsProject management to include occasional visits to site in the UK and also abroad. Running of live projects including liaison with project teams, contractors and clients. REQUIREMENTS: 3D Designer – ExhibitionsIn order to be considered for this 12 month fixed term contract you will ideally have the following experience and skills set: Experience in creating 3D visuals of exhibition standsProven experience using 3D Design software such as: FormZ, 3DS Max or Cinema 4DAn understanding of exhibition stand design materials and construction techniquesThe ability to work on multiple projects at one timeSkilled across the Adobe Creative Suite / Cloud THE COMPANY: An established and award winning Exhibition Design organisation. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: 3D Designer / Exhibition Design / Visualiser / 3D Exhibition Design INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Glen Brooke quoting 3D Designer – Exhibitions reference GGB1708-23 to DD: 44 (0)1604 6833?17 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.