Ecruitaid Ltd (11 active vacancies)

Job Title Continuous Improvement Leader
Location Herefordshire
Job Number 201464742
Posted 1410982987
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description

Continuous Improvement Leader
High potential career opportunity

Location: Ledbury, Herefordshire £neg + benefits + relocation

With 68 plants in 21 countries, the client is a €multi-billion market leader and the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging. A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen at their site in Ledbury, which employs in excess of 240 people and supplies a range of innovative and high quality flexible packaging to a demanding blue chip customer base.

Working closely with the General Manager, the Continuous Improvement Leader will be responsible for the identification and delivery of lean improvement projects across all functional areas (Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality, HR etc) of this ‘fast paced’ business, designed to significantly enhance site performance and the skills of a talented workforce, in addition to delivering a positive financial impact.

You will take a practical, hands on approach to identifying best practice opportunities and improvement projects which add value to the business, developing and improving internal communication, at all levels, challenging the senior team to deliver change, whilst managing and coaching local sponsors of CI projects.

For a high achiever, who delivers fast and impressive results, this position offers the potential to progress to Director level, within this multi-national organisation.

Ideally educated to degree level, candidates will have proven Continuous Improvement experience, gained in a progressive, fast moving, manufacturing environment. This experience will be supported by a strong lean toolbox and demonstrable success in delivering improvements across all business areas.

To apply please forward your CV quoting ref 03581WS by 17th October 2014.
Ecruitaid Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.

Applicants must hold a working visa for the UK. If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number
Ref Number 03581WS
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Job Title Operations Manager
Location Ely, Cambridgeshire
Job Number 201431806
Posted 1410286004
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description

Operations Manager
POS Print/ Packaging
Ely, Cambridgeshire
£Negotiable + bonus + car + relocation

An exceptional opportunity for a talented Operations Manager to join the senior site leadership team with the client (POS print/ packaging) in Ely. Part of the highly successful, £4 billion p.a. t/o group, the site employs around 85 people and operates on a 24/5 shift system, supplying an increasingly complex product portfolio to a blue chip, brand owner and retailer customer base.

During a handover with the current post holder as part of the Company’s succession planning process, while familiarising yourself with the company’s products, philosophy and customers, you will immediately review all aspects of current operations and develop and drive a continuous improvement programme which will support ambitious growth plans. A key objective is to establish strong leadership and clear vision across the operational workforce, building on, and promoting our client’s culture of empowerment, motivation and employee participation. Your responsibility will cover all aspects of quality, operations, engineering and logistics.

You will develop an operations strategy and a programme for change, making best use of the skills and capabilities of the workforce while developing them further through enhanced communication and true team - working. You will be responsible for successfully ‘bedding down’ and optimising productivity from new and existing equipment, whilst achieving ambitious goals on production efficiency, cost reduction and profit improvement

With a history of operational management success in a volume manufacturing environment i.e. fmcg, packaging, automotive or a similar, technically demanding environment, you will be well versed in driving and developing CI strategies through the use of WCM tools and techniques. Key to success in this role will be strong leadership and coaching and development skills which will take the site to new levels of operational excellence.

Relocation assistance is available for the right candidate, if required.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter, including current remuneration package, quoting reference 02/584WS.
Ecruitaid.Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.

Closing date: 3rd October 2014

Applicants must hold a working visa for the UK. If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion..

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 02584WS
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Job Title Departmental Production Manager
Location Evesham, Warwickshire
Job Number 201401309
Posted 1409666331
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description

Departmental Production Manager – Printed Flexible Packaging

Based Evesham, Worcestershire £negotiable & relocation assistance

With 68 plants in 23 countries the client is a €multi-billion market leader and the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging, delivering innovative packaging solutions and enhanced quality products for the food, beverage, health and household markets. Part of the Food & Beverage Division, this well invested site, which employs 130 people, supports a high profile customer base across snack food, frozen food, dairy and personal care.

As Departmental Production Manager, responsible for a value stream utilising flexo print, lamination and slitting processes, your challenge will be to lead and motivate a team of 18 to deliver maximum efficiency and optimum production levels, whilst building on the company’s culture of continuous improvement, empowerment and employee participation. Encompassing all aspects of manufacturing, your success will be measured on the impact you have on safety, quality and operational efficiency. By identifying, and acting on, opportunities for improvement and cost reduction, you will assist the business in creating value, both internally, and for the customer base.

You will have an impressive track record in production, departmental or shift management, encompassing lean manufacturing and continuous improvement techniques, gained in a progressive, high volume manufacturing environment. Experience of print processes, ideally flexo- print, would be a distinct advantage. This will be combined with exceptional communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to lead, motive and inspire your team, and colleagues, at every level.

We are looking to attract and reward candidates who are capable of further development in this dynamic and forward thinking Group.

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.
Ecruitaid Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter quoting reference 03588WS by 22nd September 2014. .

Applicants must hold a working visa for the UK. If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 0358WS
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Job Title Key Account Director
Location Derby
Job Number 201358131
Posted 1409666062
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Key Account Director - Aerospace

Location: UK/Midlands - Home Based £Attractive + Substantial Bonus + Benefits

The client is a leading £700m p.a. turnover, international engineering group that manufactures precision components and assemblies for the aerospace, industrial gas turbines, specialist automotive, petrochemical, construction, industrial, transportation and recreation markets. The Aerospace Division, which has sites based in the UK, North America and Continental Europe, manufacture and assemble a wide variety of products from engine components and exhaust assemblies to turbine airfoils, for a high profile OEM and first tier customer base.

Reporting to the VP Sales Aerospace Division, this new role has been created in order to further strengthen the working relationship with one of Doncaster’s largest £multi-million customers, by forming the conduit between the customer, regional sales and manufacturing sites. By further developing multi–functional working relationships within relevant customer Supply Chain Units, you will provide a more cohesive approach to supporting the customer with effective key account and business development strategies, executing negotiations and contracts as opportunities arise, which will enable Doncasters to obtain a larger position on new programmes.

Ideally educated to Degree level in an Engineering/Materials Science discipline, candidates must be able to demonstrate achievements in the profitable growth of £multi-million p.a. OEM Aerospace accounts, where you will have strong existing networks. An excellent communicator, you will also have true leadership and team building skills, in a matrix structure and make a major contribution to new business development based on in-depth technical understanding and complex ‘out of the box thinking’.

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton. To apply please forward your CV and covering letter, detailing your current remuneration quoting reference 02/585 by 14th September 2014.
Ecruitaid.Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment Strategies.
If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 02/585WS
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Job Title Supply Chain Manager
Location Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Job Number 201396291
Posted 1409583226
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Supply Chain Manager – Flexibles Extrusion

Based Ilkeston, Derbyshire
£Negotiable Package + Relocation assistance (where relevant)

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a continuous improvement focused Supply Chain Manager to join the client, a $multi-million p.a. market leader and the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging. With a turnover of £40m p.a. their impressive facility in Ilkeston, houses state of the art blown film extrusion equipment, which is attracting business from demanding, global, blue chip customers within the food and personal care sectors.

Reporting to the General Manager and forming part of the Senior Management Team, you will take a hands-on approach to delivering continuous improvement across the complete supply chain, identifying opportunities for service enhancement, process improvement and areas of cost reduction, whilst ensuring the delivery of high quality products, on time and in full. Your extensive remit will include planning, customer services, logistics and inventory, in addition to local purchasing and the management and development of a matrix team.

Educated to a high standard, and ideally but not essentially with CIPS qualifications, you must be able to demonstrate your understanding of all areas of the supply chain and the impact it has on customer care. Your experience will have been gained in a fast moving, highly complex manufacturing environment, such as packaging, automotive or FMCG, where you have delivered significant efficiency and cost improvements. Your exceptional communication and negotiation skills will be combined with experience of process and systems improvement, and a commitment to leading and developing your team. A good working knowledge of SAP would be preferable.
Exceptional candidates seeking their first move into a senior management role will also be considered.

We are looking to attract and reward candidates who are capable of further development in this dynamic and forward thinking Group which fosters a culture of empowering employees, recognising ambition and dedication.

To apply please send your CV with current salary details to quoting ref: 03552WS by 30th September 2014. Applicants must hold a working visa for the UK.
Ecruitaid Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.

If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 03552WS
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Job Title Marketing Analyst
Location Buckinghamshire
Job Number 201394312
Posted 1409567642
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Marketing Analyst
£Competitive salary
Career development opportunity- Packaging Sector
Newport Pagnell

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a talented and ambitious Marketing Analyst . The client is a highly successful packaging and industrial group with 9 manufacturing sites in the UK, employing around 600 people, the company is a market leader in the supply of High Density Polyethene (HDPE) plastic packaging for the food and drink industry. They continue to build on its existing strengths, with a strong environmental agenda; the company has revolutionised the British milk bottle industry with its Infini range and is always looking to identify new business potential.
Through a firm understanding of the manner in which consumer and market trends can drive product development, the Marketing Analyst will play a key role within the Growth Strategy Team. Responsibilities include influencing and supporting the overall business strategy, by scoping and producing analysis to inform strategy and planning, through the breakdown of market/consumer research, compiling monthly reports and the contribution of insightful recommendations to the Board. The position will involve both UK and International travel.
We are seeking to attract a high energy, enthusiastic, intelligent individual who wants to learn and develop quickly. Self-motivated and analytical, the successful candidate will ideally be qualified to Degree level with experience of working on organisation-wide projects preferably in a manufacturing or commercial environment. They will additionally possess exceptional communication, organisation and presentation skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Office systems is essential.
This position offers significant opportunities for personal development within this highly regarded, growing organisation.
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter, detailing your current remuneration quoting reference 02/589 for a confidential discussion.
Ecruitaid.Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.
Closing date: 26th September 2014

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.
If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion: however, we will be pleased to advise you of other suitable opportunities in the future.
Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 02/589
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Job Title Marketing Analyst
Location Newport Pagnell
Job Number 201394278
Posted 1409567387
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description
Marketing Analyst
£Competitive salary
Career development opportunity- Packaging Sector
Newport Pagnell

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a talented and ambitious Marketing Analyst The client is a highly successful packaging and industrial group with 9 manufacturing sites in the UK, employing around 600 people, the company is a market leader in the supply of High Density Polyethene (HDPE) plastic packaging for the food and drink industry. They continue to build on its existing strengths, with a strong environmental agenda; the company has revolutionised the British milk bottle industry with its Infini range and is always looking to identify new business potential.
Through a firm understanding of the manner in which consumer and market trends can drive product development, the Marketing Analyst will play a key role within the Growth Strategy Team. Responsibilities include influencing and supporting the overall business strategy, by scoping and producing analysis to inform strategy and planning, through the breakdown of market/consumer research, compiling monthly reports and the contribution of insightful recommendations to the Board. The position will involve both UK and International travel.
We are seeking to attract a high energy, enthusiastic, intelligent individual who wants to learn and develop quickly. Self-motivated and analytical, the successful candidate will ideally be qualified to Degree level with experience of working on organisation-wide projects preferably in a manufacturing or commercial environment. They will additionally possess exceptional communication, organisation and presentation skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Office systems is essential.
This position offers significant opportunities for personal development within this highly regarded, growing organisation.
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter, detailing your current remuneration quoting reference 02/589 for a confidential discussion.
Ecruitaid Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.
Closing date: 26th September 2014

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.
If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion: however, we will be pleased to advise you of other suitable opportunities in the future.
Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 02/589
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Job Title Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician
Location Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Job Number 201392927
Posted 1409486842
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician

Consett, County Durham
Competitive Salary Package
Ref WP/29/SC

The client is a world leading site investigation contractor that provides a high quality comprehensive service to meet the technical and commercial needs of our clients. In support of our continued growth, we are looking for: a Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician to carry out soils and rock testing as part of our team in Consett and at any of our site locations, in the UK and overseas.

Previous experience of working in a laboratory would be an advantage but is not essential; full training will be provided as appropriate.

Key Accountabilities:
• Laboratory or site testing of soil and rock
• Calculation and reporting of test results
• Withdrawal of samples from the store and return on completion of testing
• Maintaining the Laboratory and Stores in a clean and tidy condition
• Performing calibrations or checks of test equipment
• Site monitoring and sampling
• Performing Laboratory tests and assisting engineers on an over water drilling vessel

Qualifications required:
• Minimum 5 good GCSE's (or equivalent) including Mathematics, English and Science

Skills / experience required to do the job:
• Computer literacy including Microsoft Office and use of databases.
• No experience required at entry level

Role specific competencies required:
• Agility: Flexible and open to change, able to occasionally initiate change. Occasionally spots and pursues opportunities for improvement in business or own career
• Information and Communications: Can communicate well with others (orally and written), sharing knowledge as appropriate with others
• Team Work: Able to work well within a team, maintaining acceptable relationships with and co-operating well with other team members
• Problem Solving / Judgement: Able to solve issues well using sound analysis and judgement. Uses input from appropriate sources/persons
• Planning and Organising: Can plan and control efficient and effective execution of assigned tasks
• Professional Competence: Demonstrates all the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out the role
• Quality of Work: Able to consistently meet or exceed all requirements of the role with infrequent errors/mistakes
• Quantity of Work: Able to carry out assigned tasks to meet requirements with acceptable speed

To apply please send your CV in the first instance to – The Recruitment Team at ecruitaid. Ref WP/30/SC

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number WP/30/SCB
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Job Title Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician
Location Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Job Number 201392926
Posted 1409486716
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician

Consett, County Durham
Competitive Salary Package
Ref WP/29/SC

The client is a world leading site investigation contractor that provides a high quality comprehensive service to meet the technical and commercial needs of our clients. In support of our continued growth, we are looking for: a Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician to carry out soils and rock testing as part of our team in Consett and at any of our site locations, in the UK and overseas.

Previous experience of working in a laboratory would be an advantage but is not essential; full training will be provided as appropriate.

Key Accountabilities:
• Laboratory or site testing of soil and rock
• Calculation and reporting of test results
• Withdrawal of samples from the store and return on completion of testing
• Maintaining the Laboratory and Stores in a clean and tidy condition
• Performing calibrations or checks of test equipment
• Site monitoring and sampling
• Performing Laboratory tests and assisting engineers on an over water drilling vessel

Qualifications required:
• Minimum 5 good GCSE's (or equivalent) including Mathematics, English and Science

Skills / experience required to do the job:
• Computer literacy including Microsoft Office and use of databases.
• No experience required at entry level

Role specific competencies required:
• Agility: Flexible and open to change, able to occasionally initiate change. Occasionally spots and pursues opportunities for improvement in business or own career
• Information and Communications: Can communicate well with others (orally and written), sharing knowledge as appropriate with others
• Team Work: Able to work well within a team, maintaining acceptable relationships with and co-operating well with other team members
• Problem Solving / Judgement: Able to solve issues well using sound analysis and judgement. Uses input from appropriate sources/persons
• Planning and Organising: Can plan and control efficient and effective execution of assigned tasks
• Professional Competence: Demonstrates all the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out the role
• Quality of Work: Able to consistently meet or exceed all requirements of the role with infrequent errors/mistakes
• Quantity of Work: Able to carry out assigned tasks to meet requirements with acceptable speed

To apply please send your CV in the first instance to – The Recruitment Team at ecruitaid Ref WP/30/SC

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number WP/30/SCA
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Job Title Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician
Location Consett
Job Number 201392925
Posted 1409486586
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician

Consett, County Durham
Competitive Salary Package
Ref WP/29/SC

The client is a world leading site investigation contractor that provides a high quality comprehensive service to meet the technical and commercial needs of our clients. In support of our continued growth, we are looking for: a Trainee Laboratory and Site Technician to carry out soils and rock testing as part of our team in Consett and at any of our site locations, in the UK and overseas.

Previous experience of working in a laboratory would be an advantage but is not essential; full training will be provided as appropriate.

Key Accountabilities:
• Laboratory or site testing of soil and rock
• Calculation and reporting of test results
• Withdrawal of samples from the store and return on completion of testing
• Maintaining the Laboratory and Stores in a clean and tidy condition
• Performing calibrations or checks of test equipment
• Site monitoring and sampling
• Performing Laboratory tests and assisting engineers on an over water drilling vessel

Qualifications required:
• Minimum 5 good GCSE's (or equivalent) including Mathematics, English and Science

Skills / experience required to do the job:
• Computer literacy including Microsoft Office and use of databases.
• No experience required at entry level

Role specific competencies required:
• Agility: Flexible and open to change, able to occasionally initiate change. Occasionally spots and pursues opportunities for improvement in business or own career
• Information and Communications: Can communicate well with others (orally and written), sharing knowledge as appropriate with others
• Team Work: Able to work well within a team, maintaining acceptable relationships with and co-operating well with other team members
• Problem Solving / Judgement: Able to solve issues well using sound analysis and judgement. Uses input from appropriate sources/persons
• Planning and Organising: Can plan and control efficient and effective execution of assigned tasks
• Professional Competence: Demonstrates all the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out the role
• Quality of Work: Able to consistently meet or exceed all requirements of the role with infrequent errors/mistakes
• Quantity of Work: Able to carry out assigned tasks to meet requirements with acceptable speed

To apply please send your CV in the first instance to – The Recruitment Team at ecruitaid. Ref WP/30/SC

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number WP/30/SC
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Job Title Sales Manager
Location West Midlands
Job Number 201384640
Posted 1409222212
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Sales Manager
Circa £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Home based - UK
Our client is the packaging division of a $1.5bn turnover business and is a market leader in design and manufacture of innovative injection moulded closures and dispensing systems. Within Europe, it has operations in the UK, France and Germany, has an enviable customer base across food, beverage, personal care, pharmaceutical/medical sectors and believes further growth is possible across all of these sectors.
This is an excellent opportunity for a driven, sales focused individual with a proven track record in sales generation and business development to join an established and successful business.
Reporting to the European Sales Director and working within a pan-European team, your focus will be to identify and deliver new sales opportunities within the UK market.
You will develop an excellent understanding of your customers and their requirements, together with a good technical understanding of our products and our manufacturing and design capabilities. You will leverage this knowledge to propose solutions and win business.
Educated to a good level, applicants will be technically competent and be able to demonstrate experience and success in personally growing sales. Whilst experience in a similar industry is not essential, it is vital that you have an understanding of how to sell premium, ‘added value’ solutions.
You will be an enthusiastic, energetic individual with a passion for selling and will have the ability to get ‘a foot in the door’ and the tenacity to close sales efficiently. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.
In return, you can expect to receive a competitive salary and benefits package which is negotiable dependent on skills and experience.
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter, detailing your current remuneration quoting reference 02/543 .
ecruitaid. Ltd work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.
Closing date: Saturday 27th September 2014

We will contact all short listed candidates directly. If you have not been invited for interview within 7 days after the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion: however, we will be pleased to advise you of other suitable opportunities in the future.
Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Salary/Rate £48000 - £52000/annum c £ 50,000 + Benefits
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 02/543
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