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Advantage Resourcing has been providing targeted recruitment consultancy across its core markets for over thirty five years. As a long-established market leader, we have a depth and scale of experience and knowledge which enables us to resolve your recruitment challenges in the shortest possible timescale. We have built up strong networks in each of our disciplines, ensuring we have direct and, in many cases exclusive, access to the best talent in the market. When we accept a vacancy, we know we have the resources and ability to fill it. This means that the majority of our clients choose to work with our teams on an exclusive basis, as when they place a vacancy with us they know they can rely on a successful outcome. Our success ratio, well in excess of industry norms, testifies that this confidence is not misplaced. We combine targeted market knowledge, exceptional candidate and client networks and leading-edge technology to create a collaborative process which is clear, efficient and ultimately successful with every vacancy we take on. We specialise in the permanent, temporary and contract placement of high-calibre candidates in: Accounting & Finance Banking & Financial Services Executive Assistants & Business Support HR Technical Technology To see our full range of jobs, apply for a position or register with us, visit www.advantageresourcing.co.uk
OLE Construction Supervisor Nottingham Rate; £300-350 per day 12 month Contract Working within an established engineering company, you will be responsible for working as a OLE Construction Supervisor on a major rail project. Activities will include; electrification of railway lines, track laying, modernisation of existing lines and electromechanical systems for new railway lines, tramways and metros. Key responsibilities are; to ensure that OLE installations comply with the documents and quality requirements. To maintain daily and weekly schedules, signing off related OLE Installation Quality Records, manage the construction team & supervise work. Ensure documents, drawing and revision is delivered to the team for site construction activities & meet the required installation procedures. The ideal candidate will have experience in OLE installation supervision & people management. A good understanding of OLE design and works activities is also required. In addition, you need to have a valid CSCS card. To discuss the position further, please send your CV via the link. Contact; Nina Kumar 0161 286 7768Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
We are currently working with a leading Insurance organisation who are looking to recruit a Marketing and Communications Executive for a permanent role based in their offices in central London. This role will work to assist in the delivery of internal and external marketing communication and business development activities. Responsibilities include: - Liaising with senior colleagues in the Group business lines to identify topics and story ideas to communicate to internal and external audiences. - Writing articles, news stories, award entries, marketing materials and other content to support the Group's marketing and communications activity. - Utilising written materials and news stories across all appropriate outlets including newsletters, internet and intranet sites and press materials. - To work with the Group's PR agency to ensure that all Group press PR objectives, deadlines and target are met. - To produce marketing materials as required by the business lines using external design agencies and internal design resource to support marketing activities. - To produce and circulate quarterly internal and external newsletters. - To maintain and develop the Group's internet and intranet sites with colleagues in the business lines and support services to ensure they are accurate and up to date. The ideal candidate will have experience within a similar role ideally with CIM, CAM or CII qualifications (or equivalent) Experience of working in an Insurance or Financial Services environment would be advantageous. If you feel this matches your skills please apply with your up to date CV. If you would like further information please contact Ashley Linsley on 01618718280 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Estimator/ Glasgow/ Initial 3 month Contract/ £30 per hour Ltd My client is a well established and highly respected engineering organisation who is currently experiencing an ongoing period of growth and success. Due to an ever increasing workload they are looking to recruit an Estimator to work out of their premises in Glasgow for an initial 3 months. The rate of pay for this role will be £30Ltd per hour. The purpose of the role is to develop and deliver timely, high confidence, low-risk estimates (and pricing under supervision), as competitively set as is reasonable, whilst operating as an independent Estimating function within a Bid Capture or Project structure for all new and existing business. Interested applicants should have the ability to interpret technical drawings & extract bills of materials (e.g. pipe, cable, steel etc) and be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge in the preparation of different types of cost estimates. Furthermore, you should be able to develop fully costed estimates and understands the principle of challenging functional inputs as well as requesting & interpreting supplier quotations. If you're interested in working for a cutting edge, people focused company then please submit your CV without delay! John Sadler Advantage Resourcing 0161 374 7973 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Project Engineer Rate; £27.00ph ltd Location; Cumbria 6 months initially Working for an established defence organisation, the ideal candidate will be required to carry out a range of activities to support a business critical project ensuring that they met the required deadlines. Working within a multidiscipline team, you will conduct a review of business activities with a view to realising improvements. The role requires drive, persistence, attention to detail, an analytical capability and an aptitude to do what is required to get the job done. The ideal candidate will have experience in planning, scheduling, reporting, risk and issue management & meeting management. Knowledge of Project Management methodologies such as APM, PRINCE 2 & Experience of MS Project would be advantageous. In addition, MS Excel, Power Point, Word is required. Due to the nature of business, successful applications will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance. If you are interested in the opportunity and would like to discuss the position further, please send your CV via the link to Nina Kumar. Tel; 0161 286 7768. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Our client is looking for a Tax Assistant to assist the UK Tax Manager with R&D Tax credit claims. This is a 4 month contract initially paying £11.52 per hour PAYE or £14.69 per hour Umbrella/Ltd. Accountabilities: *Preparation of Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit Claims. This will involve *identification of all qualifying R&D projects including information gathering/support documentation preparation; *analysis of cost information held within SAP using excel to quantify the claim; *assessment of any qualifying MEP spend which has been consumed in the R&D process; *maintenance of backup files; and *pulling together a comprehensive final claim for review by the UK Tax Manager Performance Indicators: *Completion of draft claim for R&D tax credits, in line with BMS 1128, for every qualifying project live in 2012 and 2013 including *Completion of tracking spreadsheet on a daily basis *Weekly status update to UK Tax Manager *Obtain from the relevant lead engineer a completed R&D tax template for each qualifying project or confirmation that project does not qualify. *Analysis of the financial spend for each qualifying project *Provision of comprehensive and referenced backup file to support the claim Skills and Knowledge: *Ability to understand and apply a defined process *Numerate with well-developed IT skills (including spreadsheets) *Knows the boundaries of the job and when it is appropriate to seek help from others *Confident and happy to engage with others in the business to obtain information The Company: Our client is a world leading, global missile systems company, delivering cutting-edge technologies to its multinational customer base. It operates in all of the major world markets and is the only company able to design and produce missiles and missile systems for army, navy and air forces. Their growing reputation for innovation and technical excellence owes much to their engineering facilities, rated amongst the most modern in the world. "Our engineers relish the challenge of producing products to the highest performance specifications and with ability to survive the harshest environments required for the Land, Sea and Air services.." This is an opportunity to join a marketing leading defence company who values its staff and offers great training and career progression opportunities. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Position - Pipe Fabricator Job Description Manufacture and install pipe work systems and associated equipment. Additional Information Must be willing to work as part of a team and prepared to work shifts, evenings and weekends if required to do so by the business. Responsibilities *Work safely at all times, complying with Health and Safety and other relevant regulations and guidelines. *Follow relevant instructions, drawings and any other Quality Standards and Specifications. *Use appropriate methods and techniques to fabricate, assemble, install pipe and maintain work systems and associated components. *Check the completed activity to ensure all operations have been completed to meet the required Quality Standards and Specification. *Use associated tools and equipment safely and effectively. The Individual Qualifications/Experience: Time-served Plumber, Coppersmith or Pipe Fabricator. C & G Level 3 or equivalent. NVQ L3 (dependent on time-served date). Demonstrate experience in fitting both small and large bore pipe systems. Demonstrate experience in Argon purging of pipe systems. Relevant Submarine/Shipbuilding trade experience. Due to the nature of our clients work candidates need to be eligible to undergo the security process up to SC Level. If you wish to apply to this role please email you CV and supporting apprentice papers/ NVQ/ City & Guilds papers Recruiter for this role is Emily Bailey on 01256 365776 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Fantastic Opportunity for Solutions Architect to join leading and globally influential Defence organisation based in Glasgow. This professional will need to be skilled in Metadata Management and will ideally have a good understanding of relational and dimensional databases, earning up to £68ph/ltd on this initial 6 months contract. Individual: *The individual will ideally hold TOGAF certification *Defining technical Requirements *Deep experience with MDM, Metadata, Profiling, and Information Quality Tools *Strong understanding of relational and dimensional databases *Data Modelling, Delivery & architecture *Metadata Management *Information Quality *Information Governance and Stewardship Responsibilities: The Solutions Architect will assist in the delivery of data and information architecture modelling to the Integrated Product & Process Development programme. Shortlisting has begun and this role will close to further application shortly please respond urgently with you up to date CV if interested. All correspondence will be received by Liam Casey at Advantage Resourcing 01618718282 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Oracle Ad visor (SC Cleared) - Reading - 6 months - £400-500/day My client is seeking an Oracle Ad visor to join them on a 6 months contract out of their offices in Reading. This is an urgent requirement and the ideal candidate will be or previously held SC Clearance. The data warehousing team are delivering BI, MI and Reporting Services based on an Oracle 12c database / ETL tooling / Business Objects Xiv4 technology stack. As data will be extracted from flat files, XML documents, Oracle and SQL server databases, the team are now looking for an Dev SME expert in ETL tool. Skills: + Strong exposure of DH projects + Oracle 11g or later + Skilled in full development life cycle - requirements to documentation + Skilled in Informatics Percent 9 + Business Objects XI report tools + Master Data Management + Data Quality / Data cleansing + Meta data management If interested, please send your CV as a matter of urgency!Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Role Title: Project Controller Paying: up to £42,000 per annum Contract Typer: Permanent The Project Management Office - Project Control Function is responsible for providing a co-ordinated capability of Project Planning and Project Control to all Projects within the Business. This is an extensive objective, which is focused on pushing the boundaries and setting new standards of excellence. Important Information - Due to the nature of our clients work candidates must be eligible for security clearance Role Purpose: The role of the Project Controller L4 is to establish and maintain the rigour of project performance management across the project through provision of best practice project performance data capture, analysis and reporting. This role is expected to span a range of functions from Project Management to Engineering Management, delivering the following key objectives, - Manage the delegation of Project and Workpackage Management, ensure Task Directives and Plans are defined, developed and maintained / updated to the company standard. - Capture analysis and challenge project performance data and turn it into relevant, high quality and accurate reports and forecasts, communicate these to all levels in the project team. Skills and Knowledge: Transferable skills from another sector, directorate or industry particular in Project Management and Project Control. Experienced in planning and industry standard planning techniques such as GANNT, PERT, Critical Path, SRA, EVM etc. Experienced in a broad range of enterprise business management tools including Oracle / SAP systems. Experienced in common Commercial and Financial practices (Contractual Adherence, Financial Analysis, Forecasting etc). Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, able to build effective relationships. Appetite for coaching and mentoring. Aptitude in supporting others; advocator of best practice and promotes rigour. Assertive with effective negotiation and arbitration skills, proven team working ability. The Company: Our client is a world leading, global missile systems company, delivering cutting-edge technologies to its multinational customer base. It operates in all of the major world markets and is the only company able to design and produce missiles and missile systems for army, navy and air forces. Their growing reputation for innovation and technical excellence owes much to their engineering facilities, rated amongst the most modern in the world. "Our engineers relish the challenge of producing products to the highest performance specifications and with ability to survive the harshest environments required for the Land, Sea and Air services.." This is an opportunity to join a marketing leading defence company who values its staff and offers great training and career progression opportunities.Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Installation Designer/ Fixed Term Contract/ Nottingham/ £Attractive My client is a well established and highly successful engineering organisation who is currently experiencing an ongoing period of growth and success. Due to an ever increasing workload they are looking to recruit an Installation Designer for a fixed term contract of circa 12 months to be based out of their impressive operations in Nottingham, East Midlands.The role will be focused on the installation drawings dedicated to the system deployment on site and following up and updating the documentation with all the modifications coming from the site. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing detailed drawings according to the equipment to be installed on site and the adaptation of standard solution to the field constraints. Furthermore, another duty will be to carry out the interface studies between my client's equipment and the other systems: Power, Track and Civil Work. Interested applicants should also be competent in issuing installation drawings and installation process as well as studying or modifying equipment related to the site constraints i.e. Cubicle/ frame modification or bracket/ equipment support. In order to be suitable for this role, you should have a proven background in railway or industrial systems and a good electromechanical knowledge. It would also be highly advantageous to be comfortable using Autocad with an overall solid technical expertise. If you're keen to work for a well established household name who'll offer interesting and challenging work in a highly supportive environment then please apply without delay. John Sadler Advantage Resourcing 0161 374 7973 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
A well-known, global, creative agency are looking for a Resource Manager to join their fantastic brand. The role will be to centrally co-ordinate project and resource planning across a specific team which is made up of permanent staff and freelancers. The Resource Manager will ensure that the project tracker is updated and that the appropriate resources are in place. You will also support with both permanent and freelance resource management across Account, Creative, Production, Logistics and Digital Teams. The successful candidate is likely to have a Resource, Recruitment or project planning background within a similar agency environment. They will also posses: *An understanding of Creative, Technical and Project Management skill sets *Excellent communication and relationship building skills *Strong attention to detail *Outstanding organisational skills *A passion for working in a fast paced environment. *Confidence to take ownership of a role and be highly visible within the team. If the above applies to you and you aspire to work in a busy role, in-house, for a well-known creative agency, we'd love to hear from you. Applications may be addressed to Simon KentAdvantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
We are currently working with a leading government organisation who are looking to recruit a Project Manager for a 4 month interim role based in their offices near Newcastle. Main responsibilities of the role include: - Management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution of tasks and dependencies are included. - Ongoing management of those plans to achieve the delivery goals - Work with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the project assigned to Identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of products - Operate as a full member of the team; supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages - Working with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time - Completion of detailed plan for the medium term including MSP; Resources; costs Completion of the detailed design phase to time and quality; working with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages. - Development of stakeholder relationship with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation. - Completion of the high level plan through to Go Live and BAU handover. The ideal candidate will have experience within a similar role, ideally within a government organisation. The ideal candidate will hold current SC clearance. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
We are currently working with a leading transport business based in South East London who are looking to recruit a Finance Assistant (Accounts Payable) for a 6 month contract. Accountabilities include: - Input, match and process a large number of invoices in accordance with established procedures within the target time - Match and post invoices/credit notes - Identify and prepare invoices to be included in special payment runs or as manual payments. - Ensuring that contact with external suppliers and staff within the business is through written correspondence, telephone calls, or meetings which must be effectively handled. - Initiate and progress the resolution of issues that cause problems within the Accounts Payable processes, for example with parked and blocked invoices. - Assist in monitoring, reconciling and reporting supplier issues and queries associated with the Procurement, Agency Self Billing & Accounts Payable systems. - Compliance with all written processes and procedures that apply to the accounts payable function. The ideal candidate will have experience within a similar role with experience in dealing with high volume invoices and experience of using SAP. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Vendor Relationship Manager Contract; 12 months Rate £250-£300 per day Location; Hertfordshire Working for an established telecommunications company, the ideal candidate will be required to help develop the relationship and performance of the companies strategic IT supplier/ joint product partnerships. Responsibility will include; developing business opportunities, coordinating & monitoring business strategic initiatives, defining KPI's & driving continuous improvements in productivity from the suppliers. You will also work with Procurement and IT to drive alignment in respect to IT equipment selection and services. Develop 3rd party sales channels to push products and services to the market within the agreed joint partnership & manage cross functional teams across the business and with partners. Working under the guidance of the lead partner manager & Vice President, you will be accountable for managing the global account management as directed. The ideal candidate will have previous experience of blue chip technology products, and or supplier management experience with tangible evidence of exceeding customer expectations through their career. You will ideally have strong network at appropriate levels of management experience as well as a track record of influencing and driving decision making. Good communication and the ability to present at all levels with excellent persuasion skills is also required. Speaking German would be desirable but is not essential. If you are interested in the opportunity and would like to discuss the position further, please send your CV via the link to Nina Kumar. Tel; 0161 286 7768. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Quality Management Analyst Advantage is seeking a Quality Management Analyst to work with a leading Transport Client. This is an initial 6 months. This is at the contract rates of £365.00- £405.00 per day and will be based in Greenwich, London. We are seeking a Quality Management Specialist. We are looking for someone to join the team that can help with the day to day running of my clients management system. This would include carrying out quality reviews of process documentation and keeping all of the collateral up to date in their SharePoint repository. You would be also be responsible for tracking audits and associated corrective actions, facilitating workshops and ideally carrying out internal process audits. For more information please get in touch with Martin Hartshorne at Advantage. If you are interested or planning to make a change please respond with your up to date CV this can then be reviewed by a member of the resource team who will give you a call ASAP should they believe this is a good role for you. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Data Analyst Job Description: My clients Customer Analytics team is looking for a candidate with a strong analytical and business background that likes to find creative ways to solve problems with customer data. The primary focus of this role is to assist in the build out and enhancement of the recommendation engine driving personalised customer communications, along with providing customer insight surrounding customer acquisition, satisfaction and loyalty. Responsibilities: Develop & implement scalable data infrastructure for analytical and testing purposes. Work with the analytical & marketing teams to expand and enhance existing recommendation engines for use in the CRM e-mail programme. Design and analyse tests, then assemble and assist in presenting findings in well-designed, clear and actionable emails, meetings and presentations. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required: Bachelor's Degree required (technical fields such as Statistics, Mathematics, Econometrics or Computer Science are strongly preferred). At least 2 years' experience working in a Retail, Online, Marketing or other Analytics Organization. Candidates must have the following skills and knowledge: Intermediate to advanced knowledge of SQL and/or SAS. Proven ability to apply analytic processes to drive clear, impactful business actions. < Ability & desire to learn and be proactive in a fast moving environment. Experience with handling and integration of multiple data sources & database environments like Hadoop, Teradata, SQL Server, Oracle and DB2. Solid Microsoft Excel & Power Point skills. Ideal candidates will have: Intermediate to advanced knowledge of SAS programming including SAS Base, Macros, proc SQL. Experience utilizing statistical/data mining/analytic tools such as R, KNIME, SAS or SPSS. Ability to communicate complicated analytical solutions clearly to non-analytic individuals one-to-one, in presentations and over email in an easy to understand way. Past experience developing algorithms & recommender systems used to influence customer behaviour. Experience mining and extracting actionable findings from raw clickstream data. Experience in online retail or travel. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
A large blue chip organisation based close to London Victoria is actively recruiting for a Business Co-Ordinator for a fixed term contract until 31st December 2014. The role will be responsible for monitoring vendors; including purchase orders and billing, updating and distribution of monthly reports, updating SharePoint and monitoring and implementing complex plans. The ideal candidate will have strong administrative/project co-ordination expeirence, have strong IT skills within email, word processing, spreadsheets and presentation, ideally have knowledge of SharePoint, DealPoint and MS Market, and have the ability to monitor complex plans and schedules. This is a really exciting opportunity to work with a large, well known organisation. Should you be interested in this role please respond immediately with an up to date CV as there is a strict and tight deadline on this role and I would hate for you to miss out. After responding with your CV this will be reviewed and you will be called the same day should the resource team believe this role is the correct match for you. If you would like further information about this role please call Anne Oxton on 0161 871 8281 or email Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Recruitment Business Partner, Liverpool, up to £50,000 Advantage Resourcing are recruiting an experienced Recruitment Partner to join a leading organisation in Liverpool. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced in-house recruiter to take on a newly created role assessing what current processes and procedures are in place and then streamlining / improving accordingly. You'll then maintain a consistent and high performance service securing the best talent for the business and adding real value to the organisation with a seamless and consistent solution. You'll identify, source and attract high calibre candidates for both current and future roles and create and maintain excellent on going relationships with potential candidates and internal stakeholders at all levels. The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skillset: -Experience of In-house recruitment in a commercial environment. A mix of public and private sector experience would be ideal. - Knowledge and experience of recruiting in the UK market for multiple job disciplines - Ability to apply a variety of sourcing techniques (direct sourcing, advertising, web tools, ERP) - Experience of designing and facilitating assessment centres - Excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and accuracy - Articulate and confident communicator. Submit your CV now to be considered for this fantastic opportunity Colin Youle is the consultant managing this assignment and can be contacted on 01618718285 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Technical Buyer KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Purchasing and Supply Routine management and main point of contact of suppliers (internal or external) including:- Responsible for relaying all technical information from Engineering Requirements and Internal Supply Chain to the external supply base. Maintaining adequate order cover, ensuring that materials are ordered and delivered in a timely manner using a variety of purchasing techniques such as blanket or scheduled orders, Faxban orders; to ensure all production requirements are met and within inventory budget. Buyer will ensure that annual blanket orders are negotiated favourably and put in place. Where necessary, travel to suppliers to carry out regular meetings on cost, quality and delivery. Communicate with Supply Chain Manager and Purchasing team on all actions. Progressing orders and resolving supply problems, seeking assistance of Supply Chain Manager where necessary and notifying the Planners if there is any possible impact to production. Keep supplier informed of any specification change from EDCR, concessions etc. Routinely carry out Benchmarking exercises to test and confirm purchases being made are achieving market price (or better) and leading to price negotiation and/or supplier transition. a)Prepare supporting information for cost negotiation with suppliers, including usage information, competitive quotations and comparisons, engineering data/drawings, annual spend with supplier etc. b)Provide relevant monthly reporting for Commodity spends, audits/meetings with suppliers. c)Ensure potential suppliers have necessary capabilities to provide conforming quality product Working with the Supply Chain Manager and Supplier to actively improve the vendor performance. Participate in supplier negotiation for medium/low volume/cost items. Where necessary manage supplier change/transition while ensuring continuity of supply is maintained. Materials/Support To assist and advise production on materials related issues including all aspects of material control, engineering change, and parts availability. To ensure materials are supplied on time to schedule, to meet production requirements and within the agreed budget for inventory levels. Keep all relevant MRP System (Navision) records / information up to date, including:- *Closing old orders *Item master MRP / planning codes *Issue control on existing orders. Actively contribute to all Materials & Purchasing initiatives, including inventory reduction, inventory accuracy improvement and identification of cost saving opportunities. To carry out any other duties as designated by the Supply Chain Manager. Candidates must have previous experience within a manufacturing and purchasing environment. A good working knowledge of MRP, ERP, placing orders and expediting if necessary. They should be computer literate in Word and Excel with excellent communication skills. Knowledge of NAVISION would be advantageous but is not essential. Person Specification Qualifications Bachelors Degree or Equivalent or HNC in Technical Discipline plus Equivalent Experience and MCIPS or studying towards Desireable - Auditor certificate Attainments /competencies Excellent working knowledge of MRP, ERP, kanban systems, placing orders and expediting if necessary. Computer literate Excellent communication skills at all levels of the business Well organised with good Administration skills Desireable Stock control systems and ability to implement new systems in practice Navision ERP System Experience Previous experience Prove track record within a manufacturing and purchasing environment Desireable Some contract law experience and ability to create supplier agreements and NDAs Project Management for resourcing supply base Supplier Development and building partnerships Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
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