Just Recruitment's guide to the future

In the 35 plus years that Just Recruitment has been finding people work we have seen some massive changes. New legislation and the advent of new technologies, such as the web and Smart phones, have revolutionised the way we work. What is more notable is that the pace of change is accelerating. So what changes can we expect in 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.

4 articles that explore some of the exciting and possibly worrying changes that could impact recruitment in the future. From the impact of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data to the advent of new job roles. Whether you are just interested in reading about futurology or you are seriously looking at your future career you’ll find something here.

What will the world of work look like in a generation’s time? Sarah Patten explores the careers of the future – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

Artificial Intelligence is the next big thing in the world of technology. But how can it be used to sharpen recruitment practices? – Published: 27 March 2019 ...read more

A changing employment landscape means recruitment consultants have to show their value to clients and candidates, reports Tim Gibson. – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

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. – Published: 6 December 2018 ...read more

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Assistant Branch Manager
Sector: Sales
Salary: £29,000 - £30,000 per annum
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 909854
About the role

Just Recruitment is seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Branch Manager to join a company based in Chelmsford.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing organisation - offering a competitive salary and company bonus. Monday to Friday, 7.30am - 5pm and every other Saturday morning - overtime is paid. 

Free parking.

Company bonus scheme.

Previous experience within a Builders / Plumbers merchants is essential.

Personal attributes:

  • A hard-working polite team player.
  • A self-motivated person who understands the importance of getting the job done and/or responding to the customer as promised, and on time.
  • Should be punctual, well presented and like to operate in a clean and tidy manner.
  • Positive with a friendly "can do" attitude.
  • A good listener who is keen to learn, develop new skills and "get on" in the business.
  • Thoughtful and resourceful, someone who enjoys solving problems.
  • Real ambition and a desire to succeed would be beneficial as the role offers excellent opportunities to progress in the future. 
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Project Manager
Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Location: Sudbury Suffolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 909743
About the role

Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Project Lead / Manager to join a company based in Sudbury Suffolk, on a fixed-term contract basis.

You will be an experienced project manager working with one of the company’s strategic suppliers, to move key electrical raw material components from their facility in the UK to the one in Romania.

The project manager will be the key liaison between the supplier and the company and is expected to keep the supplier on track with the expectations and standards of the team.

Candidate requirements:

You will have experience in working within a manufacturing environment and moving either manufacturing lines or supply lines across borders.

You will also have Medical device or Pharmaceutical experience.

We are looking at 6-12 month fix term contract with relevant notice periods.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

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Part-time Administrator
Sector: Public Service and Administration
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Location: Sudbury
Role: Part Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 909844
About the role

Just Recruitment is looking for an Administrator on behalf of a company based in Sudbury.

The role involves being part of a small and friendly team on a part-time basis, working 2-3 days per week.

Duties to include:

  • Opening post
  • Franking post
  • Greeting clients
  • Answering telephone
  • Banking procedures
  • Filing
  • Setting up new client files (electronic and paper)
  • Maintaining current client files (electronic and paper)
  • Assisting with the smooth running of systems
  • Monitoring books in / books out
  • Liaising with other branches
  • Client billing
  • GDPR and Money Laundering paperwork (a strong understanding of this is essential)

May evolve to include other duties and responsibilities.

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