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Workplace dilemmas: I’m worried my career is stalling

Our agony uncle offers advice on your problems. This time, what to do when you feel your career has lost momentum
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Want to stop climate change? Here are six things you can do right now

Global warming has never been of more concern. Here’s how you can do your bit to save the planet
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Five things to do after the job interview

So, you’ve prepared for the big interview and nailed it. Should you breathe a sigh of relief and forget about it until you receive a call from your recruiter? Hint: the answer is no!
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What are negative interest rates, and how will they affect you?

Negative interest rates are becoming more common globally. How do they work, and what’s their impact?
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My identity was stolen. Now I can’t remortgage

When Rosie Drayton’s identity was stolen, she didn’t realise the impact it would have on her life
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Just testing: Isuzu D-Max Blade 4x4 Double Cab Auto

Our motoring man gets his hands on a prize-winning pick-up
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John McDonnell berates Sajid Javid. How should he respond?

The new chancellor of the exchequer has been criticised by Labour’s big hitter. How should he respond?
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Why it’s a sweet summer for strawberry lovers

There’s been a bumper crop of strawberries in the UK this year. So if you enjoy a sweet and healthy treat, now’s the time to indulge
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A beginner’s guide to “meaningful travel”

Want to invest your holiday experiences with a bit more emotional charge? Meaningful travel is the way to go
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Why I can’t wait for Series 2 of Whitehouse and Mortimer Gone Fishing

Two middle-aged blokes on a riverbank may not sound like riveting TV, but Tim Gibson reckons it’s the best thing he’s watched in years
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Five habits of great employees

Everyone is keen to impress their employer. Try on these habits for size, and you’ll be on the path to success
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Read this if you’re addicted to your phone

Spending too much time on your phone isn’t doing your health any good. Here’s how to cut down on your screen time
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Three reasons why Killing Eve Series 2 was bound to fall flat (and why it’s actually still amazing)

What’s gone wrong with Killing Eve? That question has dominated water-cooler conversations in workplaces up and down the country over recent weeks.
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How employers can close the social mobility gap

Tim Gibson explores how employers can aid social mobility
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Is it time for us to put on Gorilla suits?

Peter Foy explores how we balance the need for certainty with the need to embrace the new.
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How to switch careers in your 20s and 30s

Do you feel as if your career is drifting in the wrong direction? Take the initiative and make a change. Here’s how
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How to make an impact in your new job

As the new PM takes up his post, Ernie Richardson explains how he can hit the ground running
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Five steps to dealing with professional disappointment

Jeremy Hunt isn’t the only person who’ll be feeling down about a missed opportunity this week. Here’s how to cope if life doesn’t go as planned
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Five ways to entertain your kids over the summer holidays

The summer holidays can be a blessing or a curse. Here’s how to make sure they stick firmly in the former category
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Dylan disappoints, but Neil stays Young forever

Two rock giants, Neil Young and Bob Dylan, shared the bill at Hyde Park. Peter Foy shares his thoughts on a great day out.
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Inspirational people: Billie Jean King, tennis player, equal rights campaigner

It took an impressive person to put women’s tennis on the map. 20-time Wimbledon champion Billie Jean King was more than up to the task
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Workplace dilemmas: my customer is over familiar and it makes me uncomfortable

Tim gives advice on readers' workplace dilemmas. In this article we tackle an over attentive customer.
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How to establish a presence in the digital age

If you want a job, you need to establish your professional identity online. Here’s how to go about it
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Fascinated by the 1960s Space Race? Read our brief history to find out more

Peter Foy charts the history of the highly political race to put a man on the moon
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Just testing: six of the best alcohol-free beers

Hot on the heels of our feature about alcohol-free beers, here’s a taste test of six bestsellers
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Why alcohol-free beer may be the perfect summer tipple

Sales of alcohol-free beer have soared in recent years, as punters flock to enjoy a raft of new products
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Five ways to make your people more creative

If there’s one trait that every employer wants to bring out in their staff, it’s creativity
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How to be the king or queen of time management

Modern life is full of pressure, and there are never enough hours in the day. But with our tips, you’ll rule time, rather than letting it rule you.
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Three reasons why employee ownership is great for the economy

Employee ownership isn’t just good for the companies that adopt it. It also benefits the country’s economy
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Four of the biggest employee-owned companies in the UK

The countdown to Employee Ownership Day continues, and today we’re celebrating by profiling four of the biggest co-owned companies in the UK
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Just five benefits of employee ownership (to businesses)

As our countdown to Employee Ownership Day (28 June 2019) continues, here are five ways employee ownership benefits companies
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Employee Ownership Day 28.06.19: the countdown begins

In the run up to Employee Ownership Day, Just Recruitment will be distilling its expertise on the topic
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Feeling stressed? Try this technique to help you unwind

Modern life is full of stress. Here’s a technique to help you manage the pressure points
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Cyber security

Cyber fraud is major business, what can we do to protect ourselves.
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A beginner’s guide to motorcycling

Paul Allen passed his bike test in Ipswich in the 1970s. He tells us how to do it in the 21st century
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How to make yourself job ready

It can be a shock to start work after full-time education. But as thousands of students leave school, college and university, now’s the time to get in practice
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The best 10 albums from the 1970s (in my opinion)

Once in a while, we ask a member of the Just Recruitment team to name their favourite music from a given era. This time, Peter Foy gives us the lowdown on the 1970s
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What do the phrase “quality jobs” actually mean?

We often hear the phrase “quality jobs” being used by politicians and journalists, but what do they mean by it – or rather what should it mean?
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Workplace dilemmas: I think my colleague has fallen for me

Our resident agony uncle addresses your workplace woes. This time: does your co-worker want to be more than just friends?
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Just gardening: what to do in spring

Just Recruitment’s credit controller earned his horticultural degree in Garden & Landscape design. Here are his spring tips
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Stepping up: how to find your ideal next job

Considering a career move? Tracey Bates, a consultant at Just Recruitment Group Ltd, offers a seven-step guide to making the leap
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Five top tips for branding success

Every business wants to build a brilliantly strong brand, right? We ask the experts how to do it in style
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Why I became a writer: a builder’s tale

After 40 years in the trade, Ipswich-born builder Paul Allen decided to retrain as a writer. Here’s his story, in his own words
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In praise of plastic

Plastic gets a lot of bad press, and there’s no denying its negative environmental impact. But it’s not all bad, as Peter Foy found out
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Workplace dilemmas: do I tell my boss I found his personal document on the work computer?

Each month, our resident agony uncle deals with your workplace concerns. This month, protecting a colleague’s confidentiality
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Five of the best holiday reads

As thoughts turn towards the annual week in the sun, here are five great books that are worth sacrificing your baggage allowance for
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Can’t find the right word to describe how you feel? Reach for The Happiness Dictionary

If words fail you, it may be time to reach for a different language. Peter Foy finds a book that helps you do just that
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What’s the connection between three dead dogs, Bruce Springsteen and a Coconut?

Peter Foy explores the difficult concepts of truth and reality
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Hi-Fi founder gives staff a richer future

The founder of Richer Sounds is celebrating his 60th birthday by turning the company into an Employee Ownership Trust
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How to make it as a YouTuber

Vlogger Henry Gibson is the brains behind Teen Car Reviews. In this guest post, he tells Just Recruitment how it’s done
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Why encouragement is the greatest motivator

Tim Gibson reflects on a life lesson about the power of encouragement to change lives
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Just on mental health and wellbeing

As this is Mental Health Awareness week we thought we would pull together some of our recent articles on wellbeing in the workplace.
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All you need to know about interviews

From how to do the perfect handshake to what to wear, we’ve got it covered.
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Workplace dilemmas: how do I settle back into work after my operation?

Each month, our resident agony uncle deals with your workplace concerns. This month, returning to work after a long sick leave
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Just testing: Subaru Outback 2.5i SE Premium Lineartronic

Cinderella brand or genuine Volvo contender? Tim Gibson weighs the merits of Subaru’s rugged AWD estate
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Six reasons to introduce remote working in your business

The benefits of allowing staff to work remotely are manifold. Here are just a handful of reasons to consider it
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Why, despite limitless playlists, I still listen to Def Leppard

Tim Gibson considers the impact of music streaming on his listening habits
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What’s the value of your degree?

New research reveals the degrees that command the best salaries, and those that are hardest to sell to employers. Peter Foy explores the findings
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How to beat the post-grad blues

As students around the country prepare for their final exams, Sophie Cole considers the fearful question of what happens next
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The tech time bomb that could floor your business

When Microsoft pulls support for Windows 7 in 2020, nearly a half of all Windows PCs will be vulnerable to cyber attack
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All about content

Just Recruitment has launched an all-new website. Read our Q&A to find out why it’s different from other recruitment sites
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Getting things into focus

Local photographer and project coordinator worker Tony Wooderson is curating a very special exhibition this month. He explains how photography has helped addicts develop habits of mindfulness
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Inspirational People

We all know people that have inspired us. Sometimes they are from the world stage of business, sport or politics and sometimes they are everyday folk who have touched our lives; teachers, colleagues or friends.
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Why AI personality testing gives me the creeps

The emergence of computer programmes that predict personality types isn’t something to be celebrated, argues Tim Gibson
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Top tips guide

Want to secure the job of your dreams? Let Just Recruitment be your guide...
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Anyone who wants to work in the media should read this

The media is one of the most competitive industries for would-be employees. Here are six ways to stand out from the crowd
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Just Recruitment's guide to the future

We have pulled together a small collection of articles from some of our regular contributors that look at what changes are on, or just over, the horizon.
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Five ways AI is changing the recruitment industry

Artificial Intelligence is the next big thing in the world of technology. But how can it be used to sharpen recruitment practices?
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What place does ethics have in business?

Just Recruitment Group Ltd Director Peter Foy reflects on the value of morality in contemporary commerce.
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Are storm clouds gathering over UK plc?

Just Recruitment Group Ltd director Peter Foy examines the latest employment figures from the ONS.
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How to create the perfect cover letter

A decent cover letter can make all the difference when trying to get noticed by would-be employers. Here’s our guide to getting it right
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Business heroes: Ove Arup, Structural Engineer – Shaping the world

Ove Arup wasn’t only the finest structural engineer of his generation. He led the way in forming one of the earliest employee-owned companies, too
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Business insight: Analysing UK employment figures

The ONS’s latest employment survey seems to bring good news. But what happens next in the UK jobs market? By Peter Foy, Director, Just Recruitment Group Ltd
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How to be successful in interviews

The day of your interview has arrived, you really want, you need this job. You’re nervously waiting in reception with all the other candidates for the interviewer to call your name,
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Five success boosting habits to adopt today

To be successful in work, you need to have a high level of discipline. Most successful business people credit daily routines for allowing them to get ahead in their career and stay focussed.
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How to compliment colleagues: a five-step guide

Want to pay a compliment to a workmate? It’s important to get the tone right or you could end up causing offence. Here’s a guide to help
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How to improve your morning commute

No matter how scenic your route to work is, travelling to work every day can become tiresome. In fact, people in East Anglia spend on average 24 days of the year commuting alone. What can you do to make your journeys to and from work more enjoyable?
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How to be social media savvy if you want to score a top job

It is easy to forget that much of what you do online can be seen by anyone. Which makes it very important to curate your profile with care, says Evie Prosser.

An inspired gathering

Just Recruitment has teamed up with local schools to help with their careers programmes. Here’s what happened when two of its staff led a recent assembly at St Alban’s Catholic High School.
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Why it’s time for the recruitment industry to think big

In an era of ever more sophisticated data analysis, it’s possible to gain important insights into business performance. Tim Gibson explores the implications for the recruitment industry
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Training: the best investment opportunity we have

Attend a Job Fair at a College or University and you’ll wait a long time before you meet a student who wants to pursue a career in Recruitment!
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The future of work

A changing employment landscape means recruitment consultants have to show their value to clients and candidates, reports Tim Gibson

Jobs currently available

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Estimator
Sector: Property and Construction
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Location: Earls Colne
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908783
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting on behalf of a well-established, leading supplier of bespoke construction products company based on the outskirts of Colchester. The company specialise in various sectors within the construction industry including advice, design, manufacture and installation. 

Your main responsibilities: 

  • Evaluations of drawings to produce an accurate take-off/mark-up of the project. 
  • To produce accurate quotations that reflects the clients’ requirements. 
  • To liaise with colleagues within the sales and estimating department regarding the project in order to increase the likelihood of securing the project. 
  • Monitor the workload and prioritise your time in consultation with the Sales Manager and Sales Director. 
  • Update our internal CRM system to reflect the current status of each enquiry/quotation. 
  • Perform other tasks and duties as reasonably requested by the Sales Manager or Sales Director. 
  • Answer customer queries relating to quotations you or the team have produced in a clear and precise manner either via email or telephone. 

Your specifications: 

  • An ability to act in a professional manner when communicating either orally or written with colleagues, customers and associated parties. 
  • Diligence is required to produce accurate quotations. 
  • Can communicate in a clear and concise manner to all levels of customers via telephone and email. 
  • To demonstrate and maintain a positive “can-do” approach to all aspects of the role. 
  • Understands the importance of producing an accurate quotation while taking into consideration any relevant commercial factors that may impact the chances of securing the business. 

Your key skills: 

  • A strong level of computer literacy is essential including knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of Programs. Additional knowledge of software such as Bluebeam and CAD software such as Autodesk is desirable although full training can be provided if necessary. 
  • Outstanding time management skills with the ability to prioritise accordingly. 
  • A confident and professional telephone manner is essential. 
  • Self-motivated and methodical approach to providing an exceptional customer experience. 
  • Previous building design experience preferable but full training can be provided. 

Candidates must have their own reliable form of transport due to the location of the company. 

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New job
Quality Control Inspector
Sector: Production and Stock Control
Salary: £17,000 - £17,500 per annum
Location: Witham
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908781
About the role

Do you have administrative experience, and ideally jewellery knowledge?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Quality Control Inspector on behalf of a leading and highly reputable company based in Witham.

You will be responsible for checking the incoming quality of products from their suppliers to ensure that they meet strict requirements.

You will also decide whether stock is acceptable or should be rejected and log inspection results on the inspection database.

You must be extremely thorough, with a high level of attention to detail, and have the ability to communicate effectively and professionally, both orally and in written English.

This position requires knowledge of Microsoft Office (in particular Excel).

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday – Friday.

Interested? Apply today!

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Customer Returns Coordinator
Sector: Customer Service
Salary: £17,000 - £17,500 per annum
Location: Witham
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908780
About the role

Do you have administrative experience with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Customer Returns Coordinator for a leading and reputable company based in Witham.

You will be responsible for processing returns from the client's independent and VIP customers. You will also decide whether stock can be repaired, returned to stock or scrapped.

In addition, you will assist the QC Manager in the review of product performance using returns statistics in order to improve the quality of products. You must have good spoken and written English and be able to communicate effectively.

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday – Friday.

Interested? Apply today!

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Digital Copywriter
Sector: Media and Internet
Salary: £20,000 - £21,000 per annum
Location: Chelmsford
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908775
About the role

Do you have two years of Copywriting experience?

Do you have some experience in Digital Marketing and SEO?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Digital Copywriter for a growing and highly reputable agency based on the outskirts of Chelmsford.

Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Writing engaging digital content, inclusive of blogs and optimised website copy
  • Optimising all content, including adding meta titles, meta descriptions and keyword insertion
  • Uploading various blogs and web copy to a variety of Content Management Systems
  • Liaising with management to ensure all content meets set requirements
  • Liaising confidently and professionally with clients to discuss content requirements, tone, audience and any amendments that need to be made
  • Conducting content audits and producing ongoing content marketing strategies
  • Editing in-house and existing client content to ensure accuracy and quality
  • Being responsible for managing your own schedule in a time conscious manner
  • Maintaining a sound understanding of SEO best practices

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role with writing copy - candidates will be required to provide examples of previous written work at interview stage
  • Some experience in digital marketing, in particular SEO would be preferred
  • The ability to adapt tone and direction according to the client or type of content required
  • Be confident creating content for clients across a broad range of industries
  • Be able to juggle a number of tasks in a fast-paced agency environment
  • Be able to track progress and report to management within timescales
  • Candidates will have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and have good overall computer literacy

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an amazing company who offer fantastic benefits to their staff.

This is a full-time, permanent role working Monday – Thursday, 09.00 – 18.00, and an early finish on a Friday!

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Planning Coordinator
Sector: Transport, Logistics and Shipping
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Location: Saffron Walden
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908772
About the role

Just Recruitment is seeking a Planning and Logistics Coordinator to join a growing manufacturing company based in Saffron Walden.

You will be responsible for the day to day planning and prioritisation of production in the Plating Department as well as high volume and project room areas. You will be working alongside the Operations Manager to reduce departmental issues and improve KPI targets by driving and measuring performance metrics.

You will also have previous experience in a similar role.

This is a Monday to Friday position.

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Customer Support Advisor
Sector: Customer Service
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Location: Saffron Walden
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908766
About the role

Just Recruitment is seeking 3 Customer Support Advisors to join a customer support team on a contractual basis.

The contract will be from 16th September 2019 until 31st January 2020.

This is a great opportunity to work in a creative and proactive team environment where fun and laughter is just part of the daily role.

Your key duties will be:

  • Corresponding with customers by email, live web chat and telephone.
  • Ensuring incoming customers contacts are replied to within the set KPI’s.
  • Liaising with experience providers on behalf of the customer and confirming arrangements with customers in a timely fashion.

The role is a 37.5 working hour week, between the hours of 8:30am to 6:00pm and Monday to Friday.

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Sales Executive
Sector: Transport, Logistics and Shipping
Salary: £19,000 - £26,000 per annum
Location: Melbourn, Royston
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908774
About the role

Are you upbeat and enthusiastic with self-motivation?

Do you have experience in canvassing and cold-calling?

Do you have the ability to build strong relations with business clients?

Do you thrive under pressure?

If the answers are yes to all of the above then this could be the perfect role for you.

Just Recruitment is seeking a Sales Executive to join a successful contracting/sales team to help drive and progress the company towards its future.

This is a great opportunity to work in a creative and proactive team environment.

The role is Monday-Friday, based on an 8.5 working hour day with 1 hour for lunch.

A full driving licence is required.

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Associate/Solicitor
Sector: Law and Security
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ipswich
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908769
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for one of East Anglia’s most highly-regarded law firms. They are an award-winning firm with around 120 staff across several offices in Suffolk.

As part of a programme of expansion, they are looking to take on an Associate/Solicitor with 5 years’ or more post-qualification experience in commercial litigation.

As the successful candidate, you will:

  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Have the ability to build and manage a caseload
  • Be able to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
  • Be able to deal with sensitive, confidential matters
  • Have a proven track record of delivering outstanding client care
  • Have a full driving licence (preferred)
  • Be passionate about business development

In return, you will benefit from:

  • A competitive salary (discussed on application)
  • Flexible working patterns
  • A friendly, supportive working environment
  • A generous benefits package, including 25 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays), Income Protection, a Profit Share Scheme, generous pension contributions, life assurance and an excellent employee benefits platform

This is a tremendous opportunity to join a company that really looks after its staff.

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Solicitor
Sector: Law and Security
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ipswich
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908770
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for one of East Anglia’s most highly-regarded Law Firms. They are an award-winning firm with around 120 staff across several offices in Suffolk.

As part of a programme of expansion, they are looking to take on a Solicitor with 2 years’ or more post-qualification experience to join their Corporate Commercial Team.

You will:

  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Have the ability to build and manage a caseload
  • Be able to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
  • Be able to deal with sensitive, confidential matters
  • Have a proven track record of delivering outstanding client care
  • Have a full driving licence (preferred)
  • Be passionate about business development

In return, you will benefit from:

  • A competitive salary (discussed on application)
  • Flexible working patterns
  • A friendly, supportive working environment
  • A generous benefits package, including 25 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays), Income Protection, a Profit Share Scheme, generous pension contributions, life assurance and an excellent employee benefits platform

This is a tremendous opportunity to join a company that really looks after its staff.

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Senior Systems Test Engineer
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Colchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908768
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Senior Systems Test Engineer on behalf of a company based in Colchester, Essex.

The initial focus of this role is the preparation of products in representative test systems, planning and executing a range of tests, some in-house and some at external test houses, as well as documenting and reporting on the tests performed.

Currently, the environmental tests comprise primarily shock and vibration, temperature and EMC compliance, but may include humidity, altitude (high and low pressure) and other tests. Some of the testing will require travel to other locations off site and possibly overnight stays. Some flexibility in working hours is also required, with occasional early starts and late finishes, and perhaps some weekend working to fit around test equipment availability and test cycles. In addition to the testing activities. You will also be responsible for another test engineer with the possibility of adding further engineers to the team in the future.

The role typically but not exclusively involves the following:

  • Preparation of representative test systems including determining a suitable chassis, back-plane, test fixtures and other connectivity to allow the products under test to operate continuously during the test cycles.
  • Use of functional test software, typically using the Linux operating system.
  • Some problem diagnosis and problem solving resulting from the environmental tests would be expected.
  • Responsibility for ensuring that the environmental tests are performed according to the specification required.
  • Maintaining accurate and correct test records and test reports to a quality level acceptable for potential customer distribution.

Qualifications and experience:

  • You should be qualified to degree, HND or HNC standard, and be able to demonstrate past experience of some functional or environmental testing of computer-based equipment. You are expected to be familiar with some or all of the following:
  • Building, configuring and testing computer systems from piece parts (e.g. motherboard, data storage, cooling, power supply).
  • Installing and configuring Windows and Linux operating systems and drivers.
  • An ability to create or at least modify software scripts and to review and understanding log file results. (This does not include the creation or modification of software programs.)
  • Understanding and meeting the requirements of military and commercial test specifications for environmental testing.
  • Diagnosing and finding practical resolutions to technical problems, including an understanding of basic mechanics.

Experience of team or project leadership:

You will be part of a small team with a high level of responsibility for your own work and that of the other test engineer(s), so you will need to have the ability to work to demanding timescales, while maintaining a high level of enthusiasm and commitment to the projects. You will also need to be methodical, well disciplined, have attention to detail and show good inter-personal skills.

Benefits:

We offer a very competitive salary, an optional stakeholder pension scheme (with a generous company contribution), life assurance, private health insurance, and relocation allowance where appropriate.

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Finance and Admin Assistant
Sector: Public Service and Administration
Salary: £17,500 - £20,000 per annum
Location: IPSWICH
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908747
About the role

Just Recruitment is looking for a Finance and Administration Assistant based in Ipswich.

You will be responsible for providing a wide range of administration and office support services to internal and external customers. 

Your duties will include: 

  • Inputting data to Sage Accounts system 
  • Checking and controlling expenses 
  • Raising sales invoices 
  • Reclaiming European VAT 
  • Processing expenses and supplier payments 
  • Developing and maintaining control logs and procedures 
  • Checking and issuing audit reports and letters 
  • Ensuring that internal and external customers’ requirements are satisfied in a professional manner consistent with the Quality Policy 
  • Training new staff in planning/expenses 
  • Booking hotels 
  • Organising staff meetings/events 

Key competencies: 

  • Efficient and methodical approach with good attention to detail 
  • Good time management 
  • Diplomatic, polite and friendly manner 
  • Ability/desire to use own initiative but also know when to seek advice 
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to stay calm under pressure 
  • Flexible Team player and a confident “can do attitude” 

Skills: 

  • Fluent in English plus ideally one other major European language (spoken and written) 
  • Good knowledge of Sage accounting system
  • Computer literate with good knowledge of MS Office programmes – Word, Access and Excel
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Admin/Accounts Assistant
Sector: Accountancy, Banking and Finance
Salary: £17,500 - £20,000 per annum
Location: Halstead
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908767
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for an Admin/Accounts Assistant on behalf of a company based on the outskirts of Sudbury. 

Your duties will include: 

  • Inputting invoices and payments onto Sage daily 
  • Arranging deliveries and collections with different couriers 
  • Assisting the accounts manager 
  • Ordering stationary supplies and packaging 
  • Dealing with customer questions and queries 
  • End of the month sales reports and statements 
  • Emails 
  • Filing 
  • Post 

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm with 1-hour lunch.

Candidates MUST have knowledge of Excel and Sage. 

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Data & IT Helpdesk Support
Sector: Information Technology
Salary: Competitive
Location: Norwich
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908765
About the role

Just Recruitment is thrilled to be recruiting for one of the UK’s top 40 accountancy firms. 

They are looking for a skilled candidate to provide Data and IT Helpdesk Support in their growing practice in Norwich. You will act as the first point of contact for system users, so a friendly, can-do approach is an absolute must. A born problem-solver, you will have excellent IT skills and, ideally, knowledge of accounting/cloud software.

To be successful in this role you will need to be:

  • Great at organising people, tasks and workload
  • Adaptable and tenacious when working towards a solution
  • A good collaborator and develop relationships with people at all levels of the firm and with external training and service providers
  • A strong multitasker able to manage a number of different tasks to completion in a timely manner
  • An excellent administrator and able to observe a high level of confidentiality and discretion
  • Versatile, confident, enthusiastic
  • Possessing excellent attention to detail

Other desirable qualities include:

  • Experience in troubleshooting software within a Windows desktop environment
  • Experience of working within Cloud based systems
  • Experience of working in a Helpdesk capacity
  • The ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues

In return our client will provide an excellent salary. But they recognise that life is about more than just money. Our client believes a healthy work-life balance is pivotal to good performance, so flexible working options are usually available. In addition they offer excellent health benefits, social events, an award-winning wellbeing programme, and more besides. 

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Quality Inspector
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Braintree
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908762
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Quality Inspector on behalf of a company based in Braintree, Essex.

Purpose of the role will be to carry out inspections of fabricated steelwork, both in process and finished product, to ensure that the article is made as per drawing.

Some inspection post surface treatment is also required.

Duties:

  • To take ownership of inspection activities across the manufacturing process in the Braintree fabrication facilities.
  • To liaise with the factory manager and supervisors to improve the quality of finished product.
  • To maintain, review and keep up to date the inspection documentation on the shop floor.
  • To investigate errors and develop corrective actions and monitor the effectiveness of preventative actions.
  • To attend weekly production meeting and provide a brief verbal report of inspection issues noted.
  • Carry out occasional inspection visits to sub-contractor premises.

Other duties appropriate to the level of this role:

  • Background in quality systems and inspection.
  • Good communication and organisational skills.
  • Tenacious investigative mentality with good attention to detail.
  • Good team working skills and ability to use initiative.
  • A background from a drawing environment would be advantageous.
  • Welding/fabrication steelwork background essential.
  • A full driving licence is preferable.
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Finance Administrator
Sector: Accountancy, Banking and Finance
Salary: Competitive
Location: Norwich
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908764
About the role

Just Recruitment is thrilled to be recruiting for one of the UK’s top 40 accountancy firms. 

They are looking for a skilled Finance Administrator to join their Support Services Team. You will be taking on a position of responsibility within the firm, with a variety of duties needing your attention.

You will have excellent attention to detail, as you will be tracking and producing invoices for the firm. Experience with accounting and/or invoicing software would be of huge benefit in this role.

This is a tremendous opportunity to join a company that truly regards its staff as its number one asset. 

As the successful candidate you will demonstrate:

  • Adaptability and tenacity when working towards a solution
  • Good organisation skills and the ability to operate at a high level of confidentiality
  • A desire to collaborate with others and develop relationships
  • Ability to multitask and manage a number of different deliverables
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written
  • Driven by accountability and a desire to take ownership

A background in accountancy practice or a professional services environment would be hugely beneficial, as well as experience of using Practice Engine and Access Accounting Dimensions.

In return our client will provide an excellent salary. But they recognise that life is about more than just money. Our client believes a healthy work-life balance is pivotal to good performance, so flexible working options are usually available. In addition they offer excellent health benefits, social events, an award-winning wellbeing programme, and more besides. 

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HR Advisor (Part-Time)
Sector: Recruitment and HR
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Tiverton
Role: Part Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908763
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Part Time Human Resources Advisor on behalf of a company based in Tiverton, Devon.

Hours of Work:

9.30am to 3.00pm. 20 hours per week, worked over 4 days to include Monday and Friday to meet operational needs.

Focusing on:

Providing a high level locally focused HR support service as well as working on group-based projects. Working independently, reporting to the Human Resources Manager based at Group Head Office with local management support.

The HR Advisor will be responsible for providing vital generalist day to day operational support, including but not limited to recruitment and selection, absence management, inducting new starters and employee relations matters and support for Line Managers.

Essential:

  • Experience from a generalist background to apply HR practices throughout cycle of employees.
  • Competent in dealing with employee relations matters, grievances, performance and disciplinary.
  • Managing absence both short and long term with knowledge of occupational health surveillance.
  • Compiling and updating company procedures and application in practice.
  • Adaptable, self-motivated, team worker with a can-do attitude.

Desirable:

  • Ideally CIPD Level 3 in Human Resources Practice or similar, or ability to substantiate professional experience.
  • Excellent communicator both written and verbal.
  • Previous experience of a manufacturing environment and appreciation of health and safety practices.
  • An appreciation of payroll from a statutory payment’s perspective.
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Forklift Operative
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8.50 - £9.00 per hour
Location: Watton, Norfolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908759
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Forklift Operative for a company based in Watton.

This position will require you to have: 

  • Both Reach and Counterbalance forklift licence. 
  • Extensive experience working in a warehouse and on forklifts. 
  • Have great attention to detail. 

The working hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

You must be reliable, honest and hardworking. 

Interested? Apply now!

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CNC Grinding Operator – Double Days
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Braintree
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908165
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a skilled Grinding Operator, (rotating early/late shift) to join a growing company based in Braintree, Essex.

This role is varied with opportunities to enhance exiting skills and learn new, training will be provided as required.

Scope:

  • Experience of precision or tool room grinding – CNC.
  • Knowledge of cylindrical grinding principles.
  • Proven engineering background in a similar environment.
  • Willingness and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Repetitive lifting/moving is required.

Role:

  • Ideally similar background in manufacturing, production and grinding-based roles, would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Use of pre-set meters and gauges to check conformity of product.
  • A willingness to learn and constantly improve.
  • Good team worker.

Hours:

  • Earlies
    Monday – Thursday: 6.00am – 2.30pm.
    Friday: 6.00am – 1.30pm.
    39-hours per week.
  • Lates
    Monday – Thursday: 1.30pm – 10.00pm.
    Friday: 1.30 pm – 9.00 pm.
    39-hours per week.

Our client offers a competitive salary plus shift allowance, good benefits package, free on-site parking and a generous holiday allocation.

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Senior Project Manager
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Location: Sudbury
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908753
About the role

We require a Senior Project Manager to join a leading industrial company based on the outskirts of Sudbury. 

You will be responsible for overseeing and running of the Industrial Projects Department as well as managing contracts. You will have previous experience in industries associated with HVAC, building design or installation, electrical control, systems, CAD ideally with 3D, health and safety and business computer systems. You will also be responsible for supporting the team on projects from initial inquiry, through concept design, manufacture, test, installation, commissioning and handover. 

Key skills and abilities:

  • You will be innovative, dynamic, organised, calm with proven leadership skills, as well as be confident without being arrogant and have clear decision-making ability.
  • Be able to deal with all aspects of time sensitive project requirements, in dynamically changing circumstances as well as be able to prioritise work within a team environment. 
  • Trained in safety management, CDM, RAMS and relevant legal regulations. 
  • You will be working with site-based customers and subcontractors which will include frequent site visits and occasional overnight stops away from home.
  • Have the ability to explain design ideas and plans clearly.
  • Be able to work within budgets and to deadlines.
  • Qualified to Degree or HNC engineering level with experience in HVAC manufacturing or similar.
  • Ideally you will have experience with electrical control systems, associated safety compliance and their design.
  • Excellent IT and communication skills, with Microsoft Project (in particular) and other project management tools/methodologies being highly beneficial. 
  • Experienced in CAD - ideally 3D Autodesk or Solidworks.
  • Other duties will include liaising with the manufacturing facility and sub-contractors. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a great team with an extensive order book - covering multiple sectors. 

An excellent package is available.

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Technical Sales Advisor
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 per annum
Location: Halstead
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908750
About the role

A well-regarded organisation on the outskirts of Halstead is looking to recruit a Technical Sales Advisor.

You will need to have proven experience of reading architects and consultants design drawings, as this position will be focused on measurements and take-offs of products from drawings. All adjustments to plans are made by the technical sales team. 

The main purpose of the role is as follows: 
Provide technical services to customers in a timely efficient and courteous manner - ensuring promotion of the company’s products to maximise each sale and to deal with orders and enquiries as they come in. 

Key tasks include but are not limited to: 

  • Understand, implement and follow all relevant procedures included in the company's quality manual. 
  • Become fully conversant with the company’s literature, website, spec. codes, part numbers and descriptions. 
  • Become fully conversant with the uses and proper installation of the company's products, having particular regard for the requirements of relevant standards, codes of practice and other recognised regulations. 
  • Provide an on-going accurate and up-to-date sales/marketing intelligence service for managers and the sales team, having particular regard for the introduction by others of products in competition with or complementary to those of the company. 
  • Provide specifiers, customers, users and company personnel with verbal and written technical backup and advice on the use, performance and suitability of company products. 
  • Receive customer enquiries; issue accurately and on a timely basis, orally, electronically or in writing, as appropriate, prices, quotations and requisite answers and information.
  • Receive and accurately record electronically or on appropriate forms, verbal and written sales orders, quotations and amendments. 
  • Receive, review and comment on requests for new or modified products and parts. 
  • Use computer terminal to manage customers, orders, parts, prices, procedures, products, projects, quotations, samples, services, specifiers, stock, etc. 
  • Attend to customers/specifiers/users who visit the company.
  • Attend meetings, conferences, seminars and training sessions as required. 
  • Assist with the training of staff. 
  • Help ensure that equipment, data and software is properly maintained. Notify the Technical Manager at the earliest opportunity of any deterioration, misuse, damage or loss. 
  • Contribute to product development by obtaining and noting reaction to products/ideas from specifiers, customers, users and contractors, conducting appraisals and submitting recommendations as appropriate. 
  • Visit existing and potential specifiers, customers and users to investigate product performance, conduct product training and to promote the sale of the company's products by imparting information, distributing and explaining promotional material and by demonstration of samples. 
  • Assist with the arrangements and preparations for exhibitions of the company's products and participate as required. 
  • Advise the Technical Manager on the suitability and effectiveness of existing premises, machinery, equipment, promotional material, software, methods, procedures staff etc.; make recommendations for and participate in the development/procurement of alternatives and additions. 

Preferred experience: 

  • Good general education - Must hold a GCSE in Math's and English or equivalent
  • Competent understanding of mechanical and engineering products - ideally ONC/HNC level
  • Ability to understand technical drawings 
  • An excellent package is available - salary between £24k and £28k - plus a great working environment and free parking. 
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Account Manager
Sector: Media and Internet
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Location: Maldon
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908746
About the role

Do you have media agency experience and are looking for your next opportunity?

Do you have extensive knowledge of PPC and Social Media?

A growing company based in Maldon is recruiting for an Account Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.

You will provide overall account management to the agency’s clients, (particularly their new big client they’ve just won!) working alongside other Account Managers and Account Executives, reporting direct to the Media Director.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing, producing and delivering marketing campaigns and proposals.
  • Being the day to day contact for selected clients and media suppliers.
  • Developing and cultivating relationships with both clients and media suppliers.
  • Researching various markets, identifying suitable media that meet the clients’ objectives.
  • Monitoring and reporting on various online campaigns on a daily basis (display, social, search etc.)
  • Ensuring smooth running of all clients’ schedules, advising relevant parties of impending deadlines.
  • Aiding in the management, development and growth of the agency’s client portfolio.
  • Identifying and researching new media channels that may be of benefit to the agency’s clients.
  • Stay abreast of trends within the digital sector.
  • Attend meetings as required, as the account lead.

You will be an enthusiastic, outgoing and confident individual, with the ability to work independently, follow direction and work as part of a team.

You must have relevant media agency experience over a 2 to 3 year period, working within an account management or lead role.

You will have experience of delivering both traditional and digital media campaigns.

Experience of delivering digital campaigns, particularly within the programmatic arena would be advantageous.

Working knowledge of PPC and social media is essential!

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday to Friday.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity, then apply today!

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Sales Negotiator
Sector: Property and Construction
Salary: £20,000 - £50,000 per annum
Location: Bracknell
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908745
About the role

Are you an experienced Sales Negotiator looking for your next amazing opportunity?

Do you have a proven track record in sales and thrive off targets?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Sales Negotiator to join a property company with a brand new office based in Bracknell.

As part of a friendly team you will be able to hit the ground running and sell!

Your duties will include:

  • Organise and attend viewings and valuations
  • Liaise and negotiate between buyers and vendors
  • Arrange and agree sales
  • Build and maintain excellent working relationships with buyers and vendors
  • Canvass for new business opportunities

This is a full-time, permanent position working 2 shifts:

  • Monday – Friday 08.30 – 18.30 with 1 hour for lunch
  • Monday – Thursday – 08.30 – 16.30 and Saturday 09.00 – 16.00

There is an expected OTE of up to £50k!!

If you are interested in hearing more about this amazing opportunity then apply today!

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Warehouse Operatives
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8.50 per hour
Location: Newbridge, Edinburgh
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908586
About the role

Just Recruitment is currently recruiting for 10 x Warehouse Operatives to start as soon as possible for a rapidly expanding company based in Edinburgh.

You will be required to do the following:

  • General warehouse duties.
  • Scan boxes.
  • Unloading and loading vans.
  • Wrapping orders.

The working hours will be Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Warehouse Operatives
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8.50 per hour
Location: Winchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908743
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to start as soon as possible for a rapidly expanding company based in Winchester.

The successful candidates will be required to do the following:

  • General warehouse duties.
  • Scanning boxes.
  • Unloading and loading vans.
  • Wrapping orders.

The working hours will be Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Interested? Don’t delay, apply today!

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Production Operative
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience.
Location: Braintree Area
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary to Permanent
Job ref: 908682
About the role

Just Recruitment is looking for a Production Operative to join a busy manufacturing firm just outside Braintree, Essex. The company design and manufacture high voltage products for medical and commercial industries worldwide. 

This is a permanent, full time position subject to a successful 3 month probation period. 
There are a number of different sectors within the company. Because of this any successful applicants will be placed in a production section best suited to their skill set. 

Some of the duties can be found below: 

  • Follow written work order / instruction 
  • Follow technical drawings 
  • Soldering 
  • Measuring to length, cutting and stripping cable 
  • Observe high level of cleanliness 
  • Weighing out and mixing polyurethane and epoxy resin, hardener and fillers 
  • Cleaning and preparing mould 
  • Using vacuum systems to fill moulds with resin 
  • Sand blasting components 
  • Sanding and polishing 
  • Following health and safety procedures 

You will have a flexible approach and have experience working in a fast-paced environment meeting customer’s demands. If you have worked as a production operative or had an electrical assembly based role with experience in soldering, cutting and stripping cable, handling or working with small components that would be advantageous. 

Hours are Monday to Thursday 08:00 – 16:30 and Friday 08:00 – 15:45. 
Hourly rate is competitive and will vary depending on the candidate’s skill level. 
Due to location own transport is required. 

Interested? Don’t delay, apply today

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Commercial/General Manager
Sector: Retail
Salary: Up to £50,000
Location: Sudbury
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908744
About the role

A well-regarded organisation in Sudbury is looking to recruit a Commercial/General Manager due to retirement.

The company has been trading successfully for a long time and are at the forefront of their industry - within the distribution sector.

As the Commercial Manager you will be key to the company’s success and a vital part of the team.

Your duties will include:

  • Overseeing the entire operation, working closely with the MD, taking responsibility for the day to day running of the business – including the office, warehouse and delivery functions.
  • Ensuring that the team work coherently and achieve customer deadlines – dealing with any issues as they arise.
  • Being the main point of contact for customers and clients, suppliers and outsourced services.
  • Bringing new ideas and implement new procedures and processes effectively.

Communication, flexibility and attitude are key – having a muck in approach is a must.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that will reward you for your hard work, expertise and ability to grow with the business.

You must possess excellent IT skills, including Excel.

Have a great telephone manner.

Experience of a similar role or where you have held a position of responsibility is a must and exposure to a warehouse environment would be preferred.

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Sales Negotiator
Sector: Property and Construction
Salary: £20,000 - £50,000 per annum
Location: Wokingham
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908742
About the role

Are you an experienced Sales Negotiator looking for your next amazing opportunity?

Do you have a proven track record in sales and thrive off targets?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Sales Negotiator to join a property company based in Wokingham.

As part of a friendly team you will be able to hit the ground running and sell!

Your duties will include:

  • Organise and attend viewings and valuations
  • Liaise and negotiate between buyers and vendors
  • Arrange and agree sales
  • Build and maintain excellent working relationships with buyers and vendors
  • Canvass for new business opportunities

This is a full-time, permanent position working 2 shifts:

  • Monday – Friday 08.30 – 18.30 with 1 hour for lunch.
  • Monday – Thursday – 08.30 – 16.30 and Saturday 09.00 – 16.00.

There is an expected OTE of up to £50k!

If you are interested in hearing more about this amazing opportunity then apply today!

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Purchase Ledger Clerk
Sector: Accountancy, Banking and Finance
Salary: £21,000 - £22,000 per annum
Location: Braintree
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908738
About the role

Do you have previous experience in Purchase Ledger and are looking for your next amazing opportunity?

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Purchase Ledger Clerk for an award winning and highly reputable e-commerce company based on the outskirts of Braintree.

You will have your own suppliers to manage day to day including confirming and chasing stock orders, liaising with suppliers on faulty stock and processing invoices. The role is a crucial part of the company’s business to ensure that stock is delivered when it is required and suppliers are paid on time.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring that all invoices are accurately processed, approved, coded and posted
  • Ensuring suppliers are paid in accordance with agreed terms and conditions, or in accordance with best practice
  • Setting up new supplier accounts and maintain existing account details
  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements
  • Investigate and resolve purchase ledger queries as required including disputed invoices with suppliers and to ensure these disputes are resolved in the best interest of the company
  • Shared responsibility for the monthly closure of the purchase ledger including payments, management reports and aged creditors
  • Liaising with suppliers over any purchasing queries including stock chasing, order confirmations, delivery bookings and faulty stock
  • Assisting customer service with any purchase related enquires from customers
  • Ad hoc tasks as required from time to time

Experience and skills required:

  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with employees and external stakeholders/suppliers
  • Must be organised and have effective time management skills
  • Able to work under pressure and to monthly deadlines
  • Must be Excel confident

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 17.30.

You will receive an amazing benefits package!

Due to the location of the role you must have your own transport.

Interested? Then apply today!

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Assembly Operator
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8.70 per hour
Location: Saffron Walden
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908736
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for an Assembly Operative based in Saffron Walden.

Assembling small Engineering components where full training will be given.

The ideal candidate will have an interest Technical components and enjoy learning new skills.

No experience necessary.

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 8am - 5pm
  • Friday 8am - 1pm
  • Overtime available

 

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Senior SEO Account Manager
Sector: Media and Internet
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Location: Chelmsford
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908734
About the role

Do you have 4 years agency experience in SEO Account Management?

Do you have expert knowledge of SEO strategies?

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a talented individual with a real passion for SEO to join a fast growing, highly reputable digital marketing company based on the outskirts of Chelmsford.

Duties will include:

  • Maintain regular contact with clients at all times, ensuring they are kept up to date on changes and progress within their campaign whilst dealing with any queries that arise
  • Manage the SEO team and support with new business and pitching
  • Have a good knowledge of clients’ objectives and campaign results
  • Monitor and understand clients’ markets and their environments, you should have views on market issues and be up to date with competitive activity
  • Identify opportunities on and off site to improve performance in organic search results
  • Identify the most effective methods to reach your audience, understand what motivates them and how to target the best prospects
  • Understand and be familiar with the stages and processes involved in developing and implementing SEO strategies
  • Constantly be up to date with industry developments so as to anticipate and prepare clients for these changes
  •  Being responsible for the day to day efficiency of your work and as such you should be able to plan your time and responsibilities effectively

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years agency experience in SEO account management and providing clients with comprehensive SEO consultation and execution services
  • Be able to demonstrate extensive experience within an SEO role and have strong analytical capabilities
  • Experience in account managing UK and International brands
  • Expert knowledge of SEO strategies and best practices including technical, outreach and content marketing

This is an amazing opportunity to join a company who offer fantastic benefits!

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday – Friday, 09.00 – 18.00, with early finishes on Friday!

Interested? Then apply today.

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Machine Setter
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8.70 per hour
Location: Saffron Walden
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary
Job ref: 908273
About the role

Machine Setter based in Saffron Walden.

Setting machines, working on a variety of engineering machines. Learning new skills.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in machinery and engineering.

No experience necessary as full training will be given.

£8.70 per hour plus overtime.

Working hours Monday to Thursday 8am – 5pm and Friday 8am – 1pm.

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Production Support Engineer
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £32,000 - £34,000 per annum
Location: Sudbury
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908733
About the role

Just Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting for a well-regarded organisation based near Sudbury. They are looking to recruit a Production Support Engineer to join a team at the forefront of their field. 

The company offers a flexible and dynamic environment with space for you to stretch beyond your comfort zone in order to grow both personally and professionally. Sound interesting? 

You will be part of the Engineering department driving effective Process Management, continuous improving and providing engineering and technical support for manufacturing operations. 

Your responsibilities and requirements include: 

Being part of an Engineering department driving effective process management, and continuous improvement with regards to, but not exclusively to the following: 

  • To repair in a timely manner manufacturing and process equipment.
  • To control repairs on an Electronic Device History record system and Maintenance System. 
  • Deliver rapid response, to assess availability in line with the expectations of manufacturing operations. 
  • Ensure all processes are available to production operations as and when desired. 
  • Report process up-time including breakdowns and ensure reaction and countermeasures are in place at the first attempt where possible (Permanent corrective action).

Qualifications and Experience: 

  • ONC/HNC/HND or degree in an engineering discipline desirable. 
  • Experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment. 
  • Experience of 5S / Lean / Kaizen events, Fault finding, TPM / maintenance and calibration. 
  • Project management skills desirable, but not essential. 

Your personality and skills: 

  • Manage time efficiently to meet reactive business demands. 
  • Ability to work as part of a team. 

There is an excellent package on offer for the right candidate including:

  • Competitive basic salary.
  • Extensive benefits package.
  • Free parking.
  • Further training and development.
  • Plus the opportunity to be part of a global team.
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Outbound Sales Executive
Sector: Sales
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Location: Braintree
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908726
About the role

Do you have experience in Sales?

Are you looking for a position where you can drive the business forward?

Our client based on the outskirts of Braintree is looking for an Outbound Sales Executive to join their team.

Your duties will include:

  • Working within a new database to ensure it is used to its full potential
  • Willing to stay the course, strong desire to succeed and enjoys uncovering opportunities
  • Articulate, persuasive, persistent yet friendly and personable
  • Dynamic, confident self-starter, punctual and self-motivated
  • Able to work towards targets and KPI’s

This is a Monday to Friday position.

Basic pay plus commission structure based on performance from new and existing accounts.

*Please note: due to location, you will need your own form of transportation.

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Admin and Sales Processor
Sector: Public Service and Administration
Salary: £16,000 - £18,500 per annum
Location: Colchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908681
About the role

The Just Recruitment Group is recruiting for an Admin & Sales Processor to join their client's growing company based in Colchester.

Duties include:

  • Answering phone calls
  • Signing visitors in and out
  • Providing refreshments for visitors
  • Processing Sales Orders onto Salesforce (creating a Proforma)
  • Taking payment via Card
  • Following up payments on Proformas
  • Uplifting orders through Salesforce
  • Checking supplier invoices against quotes
  • Updating internal spreadsheets

The Person:

  • Self-motivated but, can equally work as part of a team with a can-do attitude
  • Microsoft Office and Salesforce would be an advantage, however, training will be given

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 4pm

Benefits:

  • Free Parking
  • 4 weeks holiday, increasing 1 day for each full year’s service up to 5 weeks, plus all UK bank holidays and Christmas shutdown
  • Contributory Pension Scheme with The People’s Pension
  • Bi-annual bonus scheme based on personal achievement and company performance
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Customer Service Administrator
Sector: Customer Service
Salary: £8.21 per hour
Location: Sudbury, Suffolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Temporary to Permanent
Job ref: 908727
About the role

Just Recruitment is looking to recruit on behalf of our expanding busy client based in the Sudbury Suffolk area.

Calling all Customer service administrators.

Do you have customer service experience? Are you hard working?

Do you have experience in a warehouse environment? Are you reliable and motivated?

Do you have knowledge of computers?

Duties will include:

  • Inputting and taking orders
  • Dealing with enquiries and complaints
  • General admin duties

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 8:45am – 5:00pm
  • Friday 8:30am - 3:30pm

Benefits:

  • Free tea and coffee
  • On-site parking
  • 29 days holiday + Bank holidays

Please note you will be required to attend an interview.

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