Outsource UK

Outsource UK Preston, UK
18/10/2018
Contractor
2 x Human Factors Engineer - HF requirements, Systems Integration, Assessments, Qualification, Human Workload, Situation Awareness, Human Reliability Analysis and Cultural Interventions. 2 x Human Factors Engineers is required to work on a twelve month with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Lancashire. This is an opportunity to work within the aerospace sector on Military Aircraft. Overview of the Human Factors Engineer contract roles We need someone to apply Human Factors knowledge to the future of cockpit design. What technologies can we foresee? What capabilities will such technologies offer the pilots of the future? How can we measure and adapt to the variety of influencing forces that will affect the performance of the system that the pilot is part of? Can you answer these questions and have the whereabouts to develop your ideas in to a design that will help shape our future? Responsibilities of the Human Factors Engineer contract roles To work in multi-functional projects and different areas of Human Factors; To provide a human engineering focus on a variety of service and product based work Involved in all phases of the life cycle you shall have inputs to defining HF requirements, systems integration, setting up and running assessments and generating qualification evidence. Work may include human workload, situation awareness, human reliability analysis and cultural interventions. Planning and managing the performance of own work and reporting issues to line management in a timely manner; Demonstrate excellent communication, teamwork, and performance skills. Key skills required for the Human Factors Engineer roles Personal Qualifications Human Factors Degree, Psychology. The role is based in Lancashire - commutable from Preston, Blackpool, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool, Lancaster and Leeds If you are a Human Factors Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Paul Scott on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role ? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
18/10/2018
Full time
Senior Mechanical Engineer - Edinburgh A Senior Mechanical Engineer with extensive experience is required to work on a permanent contract for our defence client based in Edinburgh. This is a permanent contract working for a leading UK defence company. Overview of the Senior Mechanical Engineer Permanent role Your role as a Senior Mechanical Engineer will be to lead the design and development of our world leading radar and electro-optic products. You will be utilising state-of-the-art methods, technology and tools to explore all aspects of the development life cycle, including stress and thermal analysis, requirements analysis, design, implementation, test, build and product support. You will interface with customers (internal and external) on many factors within the design and liaise closely with Engineers from other disciplines, particularly Systems and Electronics. Design innovative, optimised engineering solutions taking into account all requirements such as product quality, safety, reliability and testability. Perform 'hands on' mechanical design and development using 3D CAD software, including 'first-pass' structural analysis to determine if a design is fit for purpose. Adhere to standards for mechanical engineering best practice. Deliver design solutions against requirements, within budget and timescales. Mentor, develop and coach engineers in terms of technical knowledge and soft skills. Seek and share good practice and knowledge locally to continuously improve own practices. Working to timescales. Work as a contributory engineering team member Mechanical design and development using 3D CAD tools. Provide technical direction on critical business programmes to ensure delivery of mechanical engineering excellence. Provide key support to critical technical problem investigations and deliver effective solutions. Mentor design engineers with on-the-job coaching. Support and facilitate reviews and sign off release of mechanical designs in accordance with business and industry standards. Champion improvements in product manufacturability through effective relationship building and design guidance. Build effective cross functional relationships within local site, across business and internationally within group and suppliers. Support mechanical management team in process and departmental improvement and development activities. Continue professional development throughout your career by formal training, learning "on the job" and keeping up to date with the latest developments which may aid performance. Key skills required for the Senior Mechanical Engineer Ideally you will hold a minimum of an upper second class Masters Honours degree in a relevant discipline or have equivalent job related experience. Radar, Subsea, Oil & Gas, Aerospace, Defence and Turbines experience will be considered Any 3D CAD tools experience Engineering design and development - process of delivering products and associated key milestones. Problem solving and simultaneous engineering - structured, logical approach to investigate issues and problems in an effective cross-functional manner. Mechanical engineering detailed design - first-hand experience of engineering design, numerical calculations, tolerance studies, etc. Delegation - ability to effectively delegate tasks to appropriate engineers and provide required level of support. If you are a Senior Mechanical Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ellis on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
18/10/2018
Full time
Principal Mechanical Engineer - Edinburgh A Principal Mechanical Engineer extensive experience is required to work on a permanent contract for our defence client based in Edinburgh. This is a permanent contract working for a leading UK defence company. Overview of the Principal Mechanical Engineer Permanent role Your role as a Principle Mechanical Engineer will be to lead the design and development of our world leading radar and electro-optic products. You will be utilising state-of-the-art methods, technology and tools to explore all aspects of the development life cycle, including stress and thermal analysis, requirements analysis, design, implementation, test, build and product support. You will interface with customers (internal and external) on many factors within the design and liaise closely with Engineers from other disciplines, particularly Systems and Electronics. Present robust engineering solutions at design and peer reviews to ensure technical accuracy of specifications, designs and reports. Design innovative, optimised engineering solutions taking into account all requirements such as product quality, safety, reliability and testability. Perform 'hands on' mechanical design and development using 3D CAD software, including 'first-pass' structural analysis to determine if a design is fit for purpose. Adhere to standards for mechanical engineering best practice. Deliver design solutions against requirements, within budget and timescales. Mentor, develop and coach engineers in terms of technical knowledge and soft skills. Seek and share good practice and knowledge locally to continuously improve own practices. Working to timescales. Work as a contributory engineering team member Mechanical design and development using 3D CAD tools. Provide technical direction on critical business programmes to ensure delivery of mechanical engineering excellence. Provide key support to critical technical problem investigations and deliver effective solutions. Mentor design engineers with on-the-job coaching. Support and facilitate reviews and sign off release of mechanical designs in accordance with business and industry standards. Champion improvements in product manufacturability through effective relationship building and design guidance. Build effective cross functional relationships within local site, across business and internationally within group and suppliers. Support mechanical management team in process and departmental improvement and development activities. Continue professional development throughout your career by formal training, learning "on the job" and keeping up to date with the latest developments which may aid performance. Key skills required for the Principal Mechanical Engineer Ideally you will hold a minimum of an upper second class Masters Honours degree in a relevant discipline or have equivalent job related experience. You will be a Chartered Engineer with IMechE or equivalent. Alternatively you must possess and be able to demonstrate that you have the UK-SPEC competencies necessary in obtaining Chartered status with the IMechE. Radar, Subsea, Oil & Gas, Aerospace, Defence and Turbines experience will be considered Any 3D CAD tools experience Engineering design and development - process of delivering products and associated key milestones. Problem solving and simultaneous engineering - structured, logical approach to investigate issues and problems in an effective cross-functional manner. Mechanical engineering detailed design - first-hand experience of engineering design, numerical calculations, tolerance studies, etc. Delegation - ability to effectively delegate tasks to appropriate engineers and provide required level of support. If you are a Principal Mechanical Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ellis on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK Preston, UK
18/10/2018
Contractor
Procurement Engineer A Procurement Engineer with Bid Management/Procurement solutions Experience is required to work on a nine month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Preston. This is a contract position with one of the Uks Leading Defence companies. Key skills required for the Procurement Programmes Engineer Bid management experience Good knowledge of developing a Procurement contracting solution to meet technical requirements. Experience of Procurement in an Engineering/Manufacturing environment Experienced in ERF receipt and flow out to the suppliers Price analysis Price submission through compilation of the ERF response Sign off through the approval loop If you are a Procurement Programmes Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ashurst on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK Bristol, UK
17/10/2018
Contractor
Safety Engineer - Safety Case/Defence/Environmental experience A Safety Engineer with Defence Engineering background, Safety Case & Environmental experience is required to work on a six month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence >client based in Bristol This is a 6 month contract working for one of the leading UK defence companies. Outline of this role This role is to provide product safety and environmental management support to projects and engineering. This includes reviewing customer requirements; identifying applicable regulations, legislation and standards and defining associated requirements; developing and maintaining safety management plans; conducting, documenting and managing hazard and risk assessments and mitigation strategies; and developing robust arguments for safety cases. Key skills/Duties required for the Safety Engineer Definition of Product Safety and Environmental Requirements derived from customer requirements, Legislation, Company requirements and emergent properties of the design. Ability Provide of technical support to product and other legislative compliance issues. Engineering representation at site safety forums as required. Represent the Design Integrity function design reviews and phase reviews to provide specialist input. Knowledge and experience of the following standards: Def Stan Carry out independent Safety and Environmental Assessments on products to support reviews where required Sign off Safety Case Reports The role is based in If you are a Safety Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or contact Mark Ashurst on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK South Burlington, VT, USA
15/10/2018
Contractor
A Central Government client in the South West are currently seeking 5 Commercial Managers for a 1 year contract which will be Inside IR35. The Candidate must have current or previous Security Clearance. Main Duties and Responsibilities Providing procurement and commercial service [within delegated authority limits] ensuring contracts and suppliers meet Dstl's requirements for operational and contractual delivery. Managing procurements through the development and implementation of effective contracts with appropriate suppliers, considering internal needs and supply market characteristics. Using a range of EU compliant procurement routes and tools as appropriate. Developing market and commodity intelligence, making use of internal and external data. Making use of effective procurement approaches and processes. Providing direct support and advice as appropriate, including acting as the 'advisor' on issues such as commercial approaches, evaluation processes and negotiation strategies. Developing strong relationships with stakeholders in order to fully understand their needs Using a range of supplier performance monitoring techniques to ensure business objectives are Key Experience/Skills Must have previously worked in Central Government Contracting and procurement in the Defence and Security Environment. Contracting for research. Working knowledge of DSPCR and/or PCR. OJEU Experience would be beneficial- Knowledge of EU Regulations Experience of managing many stakeholders to provide resolutions to contractual issues. Experience of successfully delivering effective supply chain management. Excellent communication skills. The ability to engage in robust negotiations while simultaneously building respect and strong relationships. Experience of ensuring consistent and high quality commercial responses to contract and tender enquiries, balanced with meeting situational deadlines. A flexible and resourceful approach with experience of identifying and securing win-win situations through effective influencing If you meet the above requirements please click 'Apply' and Outsource Birmingham will be in touch.
Outsource UK 7, Kingston Court, 60 Gower St, Glasgow G41 5QD, UK
15/10/2018
Contractor
Senior Quality Manager - Naval A Senior Quality Manager is required to work on a three month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Glasgow. This is an initial 3-month contract with a leading UK defence business. Overview of the Quality Manager contract role A QM is required to deliver training, provide assurance & support, implement best practice, ensure standardization of Quality tools and techniques across my clients Naval Ships division. Overview of the Quality Manager role. Deliver training, provide assurance &support, implement best practice, ensure standardization of Quality tools and techniques across Naval Ships Leadership and development of a team of professional Quality Engineers Rollout and management of Zero Defect Culture/Right First time across Naval Ships and into Supply Chain Facilitation of Quality training, support, standardisation, assurance and best practice activities across the business Rollout of Quality Tools and Techniques across Naval Ships Quality Investigation support to the Naval Ships programmes Management of spot audit team (across disciplines) driving improved compliance to the QCP Drive quality culture into business/programmes Lead vendor qualification and assessments and business performance reviews Support cross functional risk based process improvement auditing Measure effectiveness of RC, CA and improvements actions The role is based in Glasgow - Commutable from Kilmarnock, Paisley, Greenock, Stirling and Falkirk with excellent access from Edinburgh If you are a QM looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Kris Foston (see below) Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK Barrow-in-Furness, UK
13/10/2018
Contractor
Principal Engineer - Vehicle Control - Ship Building A Principal Engineer with Vehicle Control experience is required to work on a twelve-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our defence client based in Cumbria. This is a 12-month contract with a leading UK defence company. Overview of the Principal Engineer - Vehicle Control role Provide a central Point of Contact to facilitate and drive inter- and intra-team working across all teams delivering Vehicle Control. These include: Naval Architecture Active Vehicle Control Safety Hydraulics Pressurised Air & Gas Propulsion, Steering & Hull Mechanics Structures Co-ordinate activities across the Vehicle Control teams to ensure clarity of: Inter-relationships Inputs & Assumptions Outputs Models Deliverables Co-ordinate Vehicle Control deliverables that cross team boundaries, including Vehicle Control Principles of Operation Key skills required for the Principal Engineer - Vehicle Control Honours Degree or equivalent experience in the appropriate discipline Knowledge of the techniques of Systems Engineering Sufficient knowledge of the range of disciplines involved in the product design to be able to identify the best design compromises The ability to analyse complex problems and identify the most critical issues. Demonstrated ability to appreciate, think and work across discipline and functional boundaries. Experience in the management of business and technical interfaces The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District. If you are a Principal Engineer with Mechanical looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ellis on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK Barrow-in-Furness, UK
13/10/2018
Contractor
Principal Engineer - Systems, Control & Instrumentation A Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation with Marine, Nuclear or Control System Design experience is required to work on a twelve-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our defence client based in Cumbria. This is a 12-month contract with a leading UK defence company. Overview of the Principal Engineer - Systems, Control & Instrumentation contract role Determining C&I requirements. Writing of technical documentation (eg Management plans, technical specifications, System Design Descriptions, Functional Design Descriptions, etc). Producing outline functional system diagrams. Expression of control behaviour associated with Distributed Control Systems. Prepare design calculations to demonstrate designs meet performance requirements. Undertake technical development studies to verify compliance with design requirements. Control System Design and expression of control behaviour associated with Distributed Control Systems. Control Function Development including details relating to control law design; fault detection and handling; and sequential control for definition equipment mode/state operation. Control Algorithm specification and implementation. Support Model Based Systems Engineering development techniques & methodologies. Prepare design calculations to demonstrate designs meet performance requirements. Undertake technical development studies to verify compliance with design requirements. Working across project groups to ensure designs meet the required operability, safety, security and supportability requirements. Supporting the generation of schematic diagrams. Equipment specification and selection and collating equipment attributes to support build model and bill of material compilation. Supporting system design reviews and spatial model reviews. Preparing test plans, attending equipment factory acceptance tests and reviewing test evidence and reports Key skills required for the Principal Engineer - Systems, Control & Instrumentation CEng, MIET (or be able to work towards satisfying requirements for CEng) or M Inst M & C. Degree qualified Experience of: Submarine, Marine, Nuclear, Defence or Instrumentation and/or control system design or manufacture. An understanding of instrumentation and control system theory. An understanding of electrical circuit design & associated EMC precautions. Understanding of Safety Integrity Levels and BS EN 61508 or 61511. Understanding of Model Based Systems Engineering principals Understanding of SMART sensor technology. Understanding of fieldbus technology. The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District. If you are a Principal Engineer with Systems, Control & Instrumentation looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ellis (see below). Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK Barrow-in-Furness, UK
13/10/2018
Contractor
Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation A Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation with Marine, Nuclear or Control System Design experience is required to work on a twelve-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our defence client based in Cumbria. This is a 12-month contract with a leading UK defence company. Overview of the Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation contract role Determining C&I requirements. Writing of technical documentation (eg Management plans, technical specifications, System Design Descriptions, Functional Design Descriptions, etc). Producing outline functional system diagrams. Expression of control behaviour associated with Distributed Control Systems. Prepare design calculations to demonstrate designs meet performance requirements. Undertake technical development studies to verify compliance with design requirements. Working across project groups to ensure designs meet the required operability, safety, security and supportability requirements. Supporting the generation of schematic diagrams. Equipment specification and selection and collating equipment attributes to support build model and bill of material compilation. Supporting system design reviews and spatial model reviews. Preparing test plans, attending equipment factory acceptance tests and reviewing test evidence and reports Key skills required for the Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation CEng, MIET (or be able to work towards satisfying requirements for CEng) or M Inst M & C. Degree qualified Experience of: Submarine, Marine, Nuclear, Defence or Instrumentation and/or control system design or manufacture. An understanding of instrumentation and control system theory. An understanding of electrical circuit design & associated EMC precautions. Understanding of Safety Integrity Levels and BS EN 61508 or 61511. Understanding of Model Based Systems Engineering principals Understanding of SMART sensor technology. Understanding of fieldbus technology. The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District. If you are a Principal Engineer - Control & Instrumentation looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Mark Ellis on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK New Malden, UK
13/10/2018
Contractor
Project Accountant A Project Accountant is required to work on a six month contract with the possibility of extension for Naval/Defence client based in New Malden, Surrey. This is an interesting and varied role working with and assisting the Project Finance Manager in the financial management and control of the Core Combat Systems Equipment (CCSE) and Integration Services programmes, covering about 100 varied projects. Providing high quality financial support and advice to the Project and Management teams to ensure successful contract execution and delivery of IBP targets. Overview of the Project Accountant contract role Reliable actual and forecast project financial information for project reporting Contract Review Support Support to IBP Preparation of cost certificates with subsequent support to CAAS investigations, as required Responses to ad-hoc requests Major Tasks and Activities of the Project Accountant contract role Provide Project Accounting support, challenge and advice to the Project teams through active engagement in Bids, Project Risk reviews and Contract Reviews Compliance with all elements of Combat Systems processes and application of company Finance Policies and Financial Controls Assist CAMs and Project Managers in the production of robust cost estimates to complete and forecast updates. Completion of all weekly and monthly forecasting as required Analyse, review, challenge and advise on performance data; ensuring data integrity between the various systems Maintenance and review of the project Contract Status Reports and Summary Status Reports including relevant comments to aid management understanding of movements and variances Work with the Project teams and others to ensure all deliverables for the Integrated Business Plan (IBP) are achieved. Additional Key Accountabilities of the Project Accountant contract role Produce Project Cost Certificates and SSRO inputs as required and support their audits, investigating and resolving queries Diligently and accurately complete Financial Controls Framework Control Owner Self-Assessments Attendance and contribution to project and functional meetings as appropriate Key skills required for the Project Accountant Good analytical skills Competent user of MS-Excel and MS-PowerPoint. Able to manipulate and present data for a range of end users, including non-Financial personnel Understanding of Earned Value techniques and reporting Knowledge of SAP desirable but not a pre-requisite The role is based in Surrey. If you are a Project Accountant looking for a new contract either apply online or please contact Paul Scott on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).
Outsource UK London, UK
13/10/2018
Contractor
A Central Government Client are currently seeking a Commercial Officer for a Model Services Contract. Contract Length : Until March 2020 Clearance needed : CTC Inside IR35 Main Duties and Responsibilities for Commercial Officer : Taking current high level development cycle for the Model Services Contract and detailing of overall plan to deliver March 2019 Model Services Contract release. Management & co-ordination of the Model Services Contract workstreams (Legacy contract exit and disaggregation, risk assessment, liability and insurance). Review, monitoring and co-ordination of content development for the Model Services Contract, Working Group members, CTT fast streamers etc. Engagement with stakeholders (dept commercial teams, external bodies, etc) Managing Working Group interactions Supporting liaison with Steering Group Other adhoc project and commercial work as it arises. Required competencies for Commercial Officer: Previous Project management experience Commercial contract development and use experience A member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) or equivalent qualification, or can evidence excellent commercial experience and skills; Familiarity with public sector procurement processes ad rules If you would like to be considered for this role please click 'Apply' and Outsource Birmingham will be in touch.
Outsource UK London, UK
12/10/2018
Contractor
A Central Government Client are currently seeking a Commercial Officer for a Model Services Contract. Contract Length : Until March 2020 Clearance needed : CTC Inside IR35 Main Duties and Responsibilities for Commercial Officer : Taking current high level development cycle for the Model Services Contract and detailing of overall plan to deliver March 2019 Model Services Contract release. Management & co-ordination of the Model Services Contract workstreams (Legacy contract exit and disaggregation, risk assessment, liability and insurance). Review, monitoring and co-ordination of content development for the Model Services Contract, Working Group members, CTT fast streamers etc. Engagement with stakeholders (dept commercial teams, external bodies, etc) Managing Working Group interactions Supporting liaison with Steering Group Other adhoc project and commercial work as it arises. Required competencies for Commercial Officer: Previous Project management experience Commercial contract development and use experience A member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) or equivalent qualification, or can evidence excellent commercial experience and skills; Familiarity with public sector procurement processes ad rules If you would like to be considered for this role please click 'Apply' and Outsource Birmingham will be in touch.
Outsource UK Basildon, UK
12/10/2018
Full time
Senior Learning and Development Advisor - CIPD A Senior Learning and Development Advisor with CIPD or equivalent is required to work on a permanent basis for our Defence client based in Basildon or Southampton. This is a position working for the biggest suppliers of defence equipment to the UK MoD. Overview of the Senior Learning and Development Advisor role The role is part of the Learning and Development team, responsible for the effective provision of L&D services to specified sections of the business and contributing to the support of the HR Strategy to deliver business value. Responsible for managing a full end-to-end process in a customer-facing environment. Responsibilities of the Senior Learning and Development Advisor role Understand customer business and develop close partner relationships with key stakeholders at all levels. Understand specific business targets and recommend L&D activities to support the achievement of the goals, including interventions relevant to the Senior Leadership teams including leading in international programmes. Work with the customer and support the training needs analysis process through top down and bottom up PDR requirements in order to formulate and report against delivery of effective training plans for a business site, function or sector. Capture solution specifications as required and outline design and delivery plan(s) (including tender process for an external supplier) aligned to strategic priorities and budgets. Manage outsourced elements of service as per contract conditions. Source solutions through agent and act as project manager for supplier bids and support the customer during supplier selection and the management of delivery, quality and programme evaluation including ROI calculations. Ensure clear linkage between HR & L&D actions to support business outcomes. Bring fresh perspective on the outside world through information management to challenge current working practices leading to added business value. Manage, mitigate and ensure adequate measures and controls are in place for all L&D risks related to people and organisation interventions. Support L&D policy and process compliance across all customer groups, including external benchmarking. Describe and justify L&D contribution to business strategy and results in such a way that senior stakeholders would agree and recognise. Conduct business impact assessments to assess "as-is" processes and systems and structures to the "to-be" processes, systems and structures and facilitate recommendations to support stakeholders. Work with HR Team, L&D function groups (Talent Mgt & International Programmes, Change Management, External funding and Italy/UK) to lead and deliver integrated people solutions to meet organisational needs. Evidence and experience of updating process and policy for the function and other associated areas. Key skills required for the Senior Learning and Development Advisor Significant experience of training and development in a high paced environment Acted as a consultant and facilitating/challenging operating practices to improve performance Experience in negotiating complex tasks requiring political sensitivity and involvement in democratic process Qualifications Full CIPD member or equivalent Evidence of further self/professional development Evidence of further professional qualifications appropriate to HR/L&D Ability to build and manage effective relationships at senior levels across complex client base Self-motivated and energetic with personal credibility and professional confidence Strong influencing and coaching abilities Experience in the development and delivery of learning solutions Use Analytical Skills to interpret business information and turn into L&D plans Full membership of CIPD Evidence of effective and efficient organisational skills Principles and practices of L&D. The role is based Basildon, Essex or Southampton, Hampshire. If you are a Senior Learning and Development Advisor looking for a new contract either apply online or contact Paul Scott on (see below) or phone. Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information. Outsource. Our People. Your Success. Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors. We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates. The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs. Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).