Ecruitaid Ltd (5 active vacancies)

Job Title Retail Key Account Manager
Location North West
Job Number 201219710
Posted 1405252819
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Retail Key Account Manager – Packaging

Home based £negotiable plus bonus & benefits

This is an exceptional opportunity to join the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging. With 68 plants in 23 countries, the client is a €multi-billion p.a. market leader, delivering innovative packaging solutions and enhanced quality products for the food, beverage, health and household markets.

We are now seeking to attract a dynamic, entrepreneurial and autonomous Retail Key Account Manager to join Amcor’s Fresh & Dairy Sales team, which forms part of the €multi-million Fresh, LED, Dairy and Capsules Cluster Business Unit, operating from 20 sites across Europe.

You will be responsible for a number of key accounts, including the management and profitable growth of a £multi-million p.a., top three Retailer account, and your broad remit will include:

• Delivering and managing a sales and business strategy, for specific key accounts, ensuring profitable volume growth.
• Being the ‘voice of the customer’ internally, ensuring customers are provided with best cost, innovative and high quality solutions for their packaging requirements, quickly and efficiently.
• Establishing multi-level relationships, providing a strong support network and developing and executing negotiations and contracts as opportunities arise.
• Supporting the customer with effective key account strategies across the supply chain process.
• Identifying opportunities for profitable business growth, within the specified key accounts, for other Amcor Group flexible packaging products.

Commercially focused and results driven, candidates will have a proven sales background and be able to demonstrate achievements in the profitable growth of a £multi-million p.a. Retailer key account. This experience will have been gained in a high complexity, ideally food packaging environment – knowledge of flexible packaging, whilst not essential, would be advantageous. An influential negotiator and communicator, you will also demonstrate true leadership and team building skills.

We are seeking to attract candidates who have the ambition and determination to progress into a sales leadership role in the longer term.

All applications and contact from third parties must be made via our retained Consultants – McCourt Newton.
Ecruitaid work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies
To apply please forward your CV quoting ref 03583WS by 7th August 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 03583WS
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Job Title Product Development - Food Science Graduate
Location Ledbury, Gloucestershire
Job Number 201214035
Posted 1405018363
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Product Development - Food Science Graduate Flexible Packaging

Based Ledbury, Herefordshire £negotiable

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Product Development - Food Science Graduate to join the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging. You will be based at their ‘centre of excellence’ in Ledbury, which employs in excess of 200 people and supplies a range of innovative and high quality flexible packaging to a blue chip customer base.

As part of the central innovation team, reporting into a Product Development Engineer, your challenge will be to provide technical support on R&D projects in the Fresh Produce and Bakery markets, working with UK and European customers, and a dedicated Amcor sales team. The key highlights of the role will include:

• Supporting in-house and customer led technology developments, assisting in taking new products and applications to commercial product launch, in order to generate and deliver sales and profit growth.
• Generating new ideas and supporting innovation opportunities.
• Supporting existing customers to ensure the maintenance and development of business.
• Assisting in the development of new customer accounts within the UK and Europe by demonstrating the technical benefits of Amcor’s packaging solutions.
• Providing food applications technical support to Amcor’s UK and European Sales team.

Candidates will be Degree qualified in the area of Food Science or Agronomy, ideally with some commercial, technical or product development work experience. This will be supported by good communication skills, attention to detail and a drive for results - we are looking to attract 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.

To apply please forward your CV quoting ref 03582G by 5th August 2014.
Ecruitaid work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.
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.

Product Development - Food Science Graduate
Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 03582G
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Job Title Product Development/Innovation Professionals
Location Ledbury, Gloucestershire
Job Number 201205536
Posted 1404902023
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Product Development/Innovation Professionals – Flexible Packaging

Based Ledbury, Herefordshire £negotiable

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Product Development/Innovation Specialists to join the world’s largest supplier of flexible packaging. You will be based at their ‘centre of excellence’ in Ledbury, which employs in excess of 200 people and supplies a range of innovative and high quality flexible packaging to a blue chip customer base.

As part of the central innovation team, your challenge will be to manage and complete R&D projects in the Fresh Produce and Bakery markets, providing technical support to UK and European customers and Amcor’s dedicated sales teams. The key highlights of the role will include:

• Managing in-house and customer led technology developments, taking new products and applications to commercial product launch, in order to generate and deliver sales and profit growth.
• Generating new ideas and supporting innovation opportunities.
• Supporting existing customers to ensure the maintenance and development of business.
• Developing new customer accounts within the UK and Europe by demonstrating the technical benefits of Amcor’s packaging solutions.
• Providing food applications technical support to Amcor’s UK and European Sales team.

Candidates will be Degree qualified in the area of Food Science or Agronomy, ideally supported by experience of working in a technical/R&D/product development or packaging technology role within the food industry, or directly within the flexible packaging sector. Experience of fresh produce or fresh produce packaging would be a distinct advantage.

New Graduates with a good level Degree in a related subject may also be considered.

We are looking to attract 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.

To apply please forward your CV quoting ref 03582WS by 5th August 2014.
Ecruitaid work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.
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 03582WS
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Job Title Continuous Improvement Leader
Location Ledbury, Gloucestershire
Job Number 201142543
Posted 1404309445
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 21st July 2014.
Ecruitaid work in conjunction with the retained consultants “McCourt Newton” to supply internet recruitment strategies.

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.

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

Job Type
Contract Length Permanent
Start Date TBA
Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone Number 01484 711526
Ref Number 03581WS
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Job Title Quality and Technical Manager
Location Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Job Number 201155952
Posted 1403709982
Agency Ecruitaid Ltd
Description Quality and Technical Manager
Wood Protection
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire £Attractive package

Employing 10,000 people in 40 manufacturing and R&D locations worldwide, the client is a leading supplier of state of the art products, services and research to a diverse range of customers including pharmaceutical, healthcare and life science industries.

They provide an innovative, chemistry-based range of industrial wood preservatives and fire retardants, as well as added value technical and engineering support, to diverse markets ranging from garden decking and landscape products to heavy duty utility poles and building construction.

A COMAH registered site, the Huddersfield plant employs 28 people and manufactures a variety of timber coating products, generating £50m of sales in the EMEA region. A Quality and Technical Manager is now required to lead a strategy, focused on continuous improvement, enabling the site to deliver targets for quality, yield and cost improvement, whilst meeting the changing requirements and expectations of the business, and customers.

Leading and developing a small team of Laboratory Analysts, you will encourage innovation and creativity across the quality and technical functions, whilst ensuring the ongoing compliance and certification to ISO90001 and ISO 14001 standards. Your broad remit will involve supplier liaison, raw material approval to meet product and quality specifications, process design, support with new product introductions and performance improvement – quality, process and equipment.

Educated to a high standard, with a strong technical or quality background gained in an ISO9000 chemical or similar, highly regulated, technical manufacturing environment, you must be able to demonstrate a proven ability to drive continuous improvement, delivering tangible and impressive results, combined with strong leadership and influencing skills. Whilst people management experience is preferred, the company may also consider impressive candidates looking for their first managerial role.

To apply please send your CV with current salary details quoting ref: 03580WS by 23rd July 2014.
Ecruitaid 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 01484 711526
Ref Number 03580WS
Apply Now