Head of Procurement

HEAD OF PROCUREMENT 

IMMINGHAM

Hybrid role (after training)

£Excellent, including company car or allowance and many other benefits.

We are seeking a dynamic Procurement Manager Head to join the team of our global client, who are specialists in producing industrial gases. The successful Procurement Manager will be instrumental in developing and implementing innovative procurement strategies tailored to the industrial gas industry. With a keen focus on cost-effectiveness and adaptability to the industry’s growing complexities and challenges, you’ll drive sustainable growth and competitive advantage. If you’re passionate about driving change and achieving excellence in procurement, we invite you to explore this exciting opportunity with us.  The Procurement Manager will build long-term relationships with other group entities and vendors in the industry, compare proposals for price and specifications, negotiate with vendors to reduce costs, and review contract specifications on behalf of the company.  The Procurement Manager will work closely with stakeholders outside of the business, including suppliers of goods and delivery services, and liaise closely with operational teams to manage expectations.

Key responsibilities Procurement Manager:

  • Key point of contact for the group’s overall Procurement department.
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies that are innovative, cost-effective, and incorporate the growing complexities and challenges within the industry.
  • Build long-term relationships with vendors in the industry.
  • Compare proposals for price and specifications.
  • Review and manage company approved vendor list (AVL) on an ongoing basis.
  • Negotiate with vendors to reduce costs.
  • Review contract specifications on behalf of the UK businesses in conjunction with the legal department.
  • Work closely with stakeholders outside of the business, including suppliers of goods and delivery services.
  • Liaise closely with the operational teams to manage expectations and keep the logistics timeline up to date.
  • Comply with and promote the Company Business Management System, including        Compliance, Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality requirements as appropriate.
  • Produce monthly savings reports for management review.

Personal specification Procurement Manager:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field or alternatively CIPS level 6 diploma.
  • 5+ years of experience in procurement or supply chain management.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience with SAP is a plus.


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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN


Immingham


£Competitive + excellent benefits


4 on 4 off shift rotation (Days)


We are looking for a suitably qualified Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join the team of one of the largest producers of industrial gases in the world.  Ideally with experience in the industrial gas or chemical process industry, this is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Technician to become a key member of a first-class organisation and a great team.


The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will be a vital part of our maintenance team, ensuring the reliable operation of our manufacturing facility.  Your expertise in mechanical systems will contribute to our success.



Key responsibilities Mechanical Maintenance Technician:


  • Carry out routine inspections, maintenance and repairs on mechanical equipment, including conveyors, hydraulic and pneumatic manufacturing equipment.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues.
  • Collaborate with other team members to improve manufacturing performance and efficiency.
  • Working in accordance with Health, Safety & Quality Policy, safety principles and health and safety legislation.
  • Assist in the continuous improvement of plant maintenance.


Qualifications & Experience Mechanical Maintenance Technician:


  • You will have served a recognised mechanical apprenticeship with a minimum of 5 years of experience.
  • Educated to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Engineering Maintenance – Mechanical
  • Experienced in mechanical plant maintenance of automated manufacturing equipment.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and be proficient in repairing mechanical systems.
  • A team player with good communication skills and a positive attitude towards safety and safe systems of work.
  • Experience with Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and Microsoft Office applications.

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RURAL SURVEYOR

RURAL SURVEYOR

LOUTH

£Excellent 

Exciting opportunity has arisen for an agricultural surveyor or Land Agent to join the rural team of our client, a forward thinking and ambitious firm, based in Lincolnshire. You will be joining at an exciting time in the firm’s development as they are looking for a talented individual to grow personally and become part of the ultimate longer term succession plan of the company.

Responsibilities include providing advice to a well-established client base of mainly owner occupiers and tenants.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Valuation of properties and providing development advice
  • Infrastructure compensation work
  • Advice on practical implementation of legislation, regulation and agricultural/rural schemes
  • Advise on general landownership matters
  • Maintain excellent relationships with clients and colleagues

Personal Specification 

  • Ideally RICS qualified although part qualification would be considered.
  • Practical knowledge and experience of rural land and property management
  • Understanding of current issues within the rural sector
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build strong relationships with tenants and owners
  • Good knowledge of the Lincolnshire and East Midlands area  
  • High level of attention to detail

Along with an excellent salary and benefits package the role offers the following to the successful candidate:

  • Professional Growth: This opportunity isn’t just a job; it’s a platform for you to grow professionally, with ample opportunities for skill enhancement and career advancement
  • Great Working Environment: Join a team that values collaboration, innovative thinking, and a supportive work culture.
  • Great prospects: The firm offers early share option participation to benefit from the company’s success and long-term future.

The role would suit someone perhaps working for a larger firm but would be keen to join a smaller company that offers more involvement and less bureaucracy!

 

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Steel Fitters/Erectors

SITE FITTERS / STEEL ERECTORS


LINCOLN 


Good earning potential, O/T after 39 hours 

Excellent night out allowance

Are you an experienced Site Fitter or Steel Erector, who doesn’t mind night outs from Mon – Thu  working in London?  If you are a Site Fitter/Steel Erector used to working with structural steel / architectural metalwork fitting – staircases, balustrades, railings etc this would be a great opportunity to join a friendly team that really values its employees.  If you are a Steel Erector that can turn their hand to anything, after training, this could be the role for you.

Our prestigious client, a bespoke design and manufacturing company are looking for Steel Fitter / Erector to join their team which is based in Lincoln. Due to their work being predominately in London, you will be required to work Monday to Friday in London, your pay will reflect the hours worked.

The successful Site Fitter / Erector will possess the following:

  • Great teamwork skills
  • Strong understanding of design assembly drawings.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Good English verbal communication skills and written English.

You will hold your CSCS card. IPAF, Slinger and signaller are preferred.

Location

The role is based from our clients head office in Lincoln, Lincolnshire which is commutable for those living in the following areas: Lincoln, Waddington, Saxilby, Wragby, Woodall Spa, Alford, Newark, Gainsborough, Caistor, Horncastle, Coningsby, Sleaford, Market Rasen, Louth, and surrounding areas.

The benefits:

  • Fantastic team ethos
  • Opportunity to work with a successful and reputable company
  • A competitive salary
  • Great working environment


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If you are working in any of the following roles: Site Fitter, Steel Erector, Erector, Structural steel, Steelworks, Iron worker, Structural Craftsman, Metalworks, Fabricators, Welders Staircases, Balustrades, CSCS, IPAF this could be a great opportunity for you.

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