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.

We have put together some brief portraits of men and women who have inspired the employees of Just Recruitment. A maths teacher, a kids football coach, a tennis player, an engineer who pioneered employee ownership and a bicycle repairer who went on to form his own motor company.

Peter Foy remembers a man who inspired him to realise his dreams with tales of Colditz and an infectious love of mathematics – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

Just Recruitment sponsors Needham Market FC. Company director Peter Foy takes a lesson in life from the team’s head coach – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

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 – Published: 2 April 2019 ...read more

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 – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

Morris Motors was at the forefront of the UK’s automotive sector for much of the twentieth century. But while the Morris badge no longer survives, its founder’s name lives on thanks to his many acts of generosity – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

Jobs currently available

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Management Accountant
Sector: Accountancy, Banking and Finance
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000
Location: Haverhill
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 906965
About the role

The Just Recruitment Group have a superb opportunity for an experienced Management Accountant to join our client on a fulltime, permanent basis working near to Haverhill.

Reporting directly to the CEO of this fast growing successful company. The business is currently growing at 20% per annum and is at a pivotal moment in its development. New premises have been purchased and new sales and accounting systems are due to be installed in the coming 6 months. This role will be part of the senior management team and involved in key decision making for the business going forward.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the whole of the accounts department and production of the monthly management report and KPIs.
  • Managing the accounts assistant who has primary responsibility for the purchase ledger.
  • Managing UK and overseas payments, controlling deposits and advance payments.
  • Cash management including weekly forecasting of cash and credit control.
  • Running all aspects of payroll.
  • Management of Royal London pension scheme.
  • Responsibility of all company insurances and utility suppliers.
  • Working with the Operations Manager, analysing profit and cost variances to budget.
  • Implementation of new accounting system, which will free up purchase ledger clerk to take some of the more administrative elements of this role.
  • Job and departmental profit analysis.
  • Monthly VAT returns and Bank reconciliations.
  • Ad-hoc tasks necessary for the for Senior Managers and Directors.
  • Management of personnel files.
  • Administration and other duties relevant to the role.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Experience working in a fast moving busy office environment.
  • Ability to work to deadlines, quickly and accurately under pressure.
  • Ability to prioritise.
  • Discretion required due to nature of the role.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Confident in using Microsoft Excel.
  • Flexible and adaptable.
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualifications are desirable but not essential.

 

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Junior/Trainee Designer
Sector: Creative Arts and Design
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 Depending on Experience
Location: Halstead
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908227
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Junior/Trainee Designer on behalf of a well-established market leading manufacturer of Building Products based in Essex.

The main aim of the role is to support the Design team with the day to day administration duties. The progression opportunities within this role are extensive and if you prove yourself, the long-term career prospects are endless. 

Experience: 

  • A working knowledge of CAD would be desirable
  • An understanding of technical drawings 
  • Administration experience 
  • IT Literate- knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook 365

Monday – Friday 
8am – 5pm 
Salary - Depending on experience

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Online Writer
Sector: Media and Internet
Salary: £18,000- £20,000
Location: Colchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908232
About the role

Are you an experienced writer or online journalist? 

Do you have an understanding of how to write for SEO purposes? 

Then we want to hear from you! 

Our client is looking for an Online Writer to join their creative team dedicated to the kitchen, bedroom ad bathroom industry. 

Your main responsibilities would be: 

  • To create engaging and relevant content for the website and ensuring all content is factually and legally correct 
  • To update social media content 
  • Building newsletters 
  • Interviewing key players in the kitchen, bathroom and bedroom industry 
  • Create video content 
  • Attend trade shows and consumer shows to represent 
  • Creating and maintaining relationships with key suppliers and advertisers 
  • Working closely with the sales teams 
  • Working closely with the technical team to drive the future direction of content on the site 

This is a Monday to Friday position.

Interested? Don’t delay, apply today! 

We look forward to hearing from you.

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