Robert Walters

Robert Walters Berkshire Way, Binfield, Bracknell RG12 8TD, UK
19/11/2018
Full time
Exciting opportunity for a forward thinking and motivated Procurement Specialist to join a dynamic team Procurement team in the Head Office of a market leading Pharmaceutical company in Bracknell. The Procurement Specialist will be working within the procurement team responsible for the procurement of various General Goods & Services categories of spend across the UK and Ireland business. The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for managing tender processes from start to finish (including sourcing, negotiating and contracting), managing supply risk to meet business objectives and the commercial relationship with suppliers to ensure they meet business needs. You will identify, analyse and communicate new opportunities within categories, whilst providing project management and commercial expertise for various spend categories. You will have strong stakeholder management and communication skills as you will need to develop business relationships with suppliers, Business Partners and other team members. The Procurement Specialist will need to have good experience of working within indirect procurement, particularly expertise in supplier relationships / sourcing / contracting / negotiation and will have sound knowledge and application of contract law. Candidates must have the ability to carry out a full category review; have a comprehensive knowledge of procurement methodologies and techniques and be able to manage end to end procurement processes and projects including RFIs and RFPs. Experience within General Goods & Services indirect procurement would be beneficial but is not essential. Ideally applicants will be either CIPS Qualified or studying towards it. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a range of outstanding benefits, including: bonus, pension, healthcare, 25 days annual leave, rewarded performance and development opportunities.
Robert Walters Birmingham, UK
18/11/2018
Full time
Opportunity for a Strategic Buyer with experience in technical engineering and manufacturing environments. If you are immediately available or available at short notice this could be a great opportunity for you! Based in Birmingham, you will play a key part in leading and supporting a global sourcing project identifying suppliers for a range of components. You will lead new product introduction projects, create price and supply contracts, provide support to the operational buyers and manage the creation and completion of the PPAP process. With a spend responsibility of circa £20M, you will lead supplier readiness audits, price negotiations and supplier business assessments and will work closely with the quality/engineering team. You will be involved in high value and low volume purchasing. Alongside this, you will review current and future spend categories, identify new suppliers and develop a category strategy. In order to be successful you will need to have experience in following: Worked in a high value / low volume purchasing environment Excellent negotiation skills and a track record of achieving cost savings Experience of running large resourcing projects Experience of working within a manufacturing/engineering environment In return, the successful candidates will receive an annual salary of £40,000 - £45,000 + benefits on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.
Robert Walters Surrey, UK
18/11/2018
Full time
Iconic Automotive OEM looking to recruit a number of Senior Buyer vacancies. This is an exciting opportunity for a driven procurement professional to join a high performing purchasing team working on exciting projects. Reporting directly to the Purchasing Manager, the Senior Buyer will manage a multi-million pound spend portfolio for their specified commodity group. With full accountability for supplier nomination, contract management and negotiation, the Senior Buyer will also be responsible for resolving critical supply issues, minimisation and mitigation of risk, driving cost down activities with suppliers and VA/VE activities. Automotive / manufacturing experience within Electrical, Engines, Composites, Castings, Interiors and Exteriors commodities and exposure to NPI projects is highly advantageous. Degree educated and MCIPS qualified is desirable but not essential. A competitive salary and package is on offer for the successful candidates.
Robert Walters Cheshire, UK
17/11/2018
Seasonal
Security consultant to work on the design and delivery of security solutions. Working alongside specialists to devise and define plans and articulate security risks to stakeholders. Demonstrate security strategy expertise linked with technology background to design effective security controls. The Organisation: ..... click apply for full job details
Robert Walters 32A Brown Ln, Heald Green, Cheadle SK8 3RL, UK
17/11/2018
Full time
Working for a leading client of mine based in South Manchester, this is an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager to come aboard and be responsible for a range of existing and new projects across all areas of the business. Key Responsibilities: Responsible for delivery of projects across the business Communicate deliverables to both internal/external stakeholders Adhere to company compliance procedures & policies at all times End to end project management Assisting the Head of Strategic Projects regarding best practice with PM processes/tools Regular reporting of for resource utilisation, KPI's and project status as required. Liaising with Business Managers and Internal Stakeholders to ascertain key requirements and goals, before leading the programme and finding the most apt commercial solution Requirement Analysis Project Management Planning Reporting/Implementation using industry standard PM tools Key Requirements: Exceptional Organization Skills Proven track record with implementation and delivery of prior projects Great attention to detail Co-operative skills with other members of Projects, having past experience of managing people Exceptional strength in the use of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint) Prince2 Certified APM
Robert Walters West Midlands, UK
16/11/2018
Full time
A global leading 3PL are currently recruiting an Operations Manager on a 6 month FTC temp to perm. Paying up £44k in the West Midlands area. A global leading 3PL are currently recruiting an Operations Manager on a 6 month FTC temp to perm. Paying up £44k in the West Midlands area. Key Responsibilities of Operations Manager: To deliver operational and customer service excellence To achieve this by continuous improvement, effective process management and leadership To lead a team of people and ensure that a culture of employee engagement is embedded within own teams and their reports Ensure health and safety standards are achieved on an on-going basis and actively promote individual responsibility for health and safety Responsible for managing 4 - 5 team leaders (100 individuals in total) Responsibility for budgets of teams; ensure that all activities are managed within quality and budget targets Lead and manage the design, implementation and development of operational processes to create and maintain a robust framework for delivering both the day to day work and the business plan going forward Drive performance improvements through auditing processes and reporting mechanisms The successful candidate will have the following: 2 years+ relevant industry experience Good literacy and numeracy skills (minimum of Grade C at GCSE for Maths and English or equivalent) Experienced at working in a fast paced high volume environment Knowledge and passionate about Continuous Improvement Excellent and engaging management style Able to use their initiative Good negotiation skills Strong commercial awareness
Robert Walters Surrey, UK
15/11/2018
Full time
Iconic Automotive OEM looking to recruit Purchasing Manager to manage and develop a highly skilled and motivated team of Senior Buyers and Buyers. Encouraging and developing purchasing best practice, with an emphasis on supplier development and effective negotiation. The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for sourcing and procurement across all vehicle platforms for their specific commodity group. Reporting into the Head of Purchasing and managing a team of experienced procurement professionals, the Purchasing Manager will be required formulate and implement procurement strategies to deliver against aggressive targets to support the ongoing growth of the business. You must be a strong communicator, influencer and negotiator who is able to lead a team in a dynamic high performance environment. Degree educated and MCIPS qualified desirable as well as experience in an automotive / manufacturing environment. A competitive salary and package is on offer for the successful candidate.
Robert Walters Birmingham, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
An excellent opportunity is avaialble with a regulator based in Birmingham City Centre who require Financial Investigators within client protection to ensure that client monies from firms are distributed in an efficient manner, and be responsible for this end to end process. There is at least one open position currently. ..... click apply for full job details
Robert Walters Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
14/11/2018
Contractor
Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) required on a 3-6mth contract to join an rapidly growing BI & Analytics team based in Central Manchester. Applicants must have retail, E-commerce or merchandising experience. Interviews w/c 19/11 for a December start Competitive daily rates offered Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) role involves: * Using SQL, Excel, Google Analytics and BI toolset to extract insights from data * Design and deliver periodic reporting highlighting trends and monitoring KPIs * Work alongside Merchandising, Buying and Digital teams to be able improve reporting and analysis * Applies comprehensive specialist knowledge of concepts, techniques and procedures of data analysis to the completion of complex assignments; * Works with client stakeholders to define requirements and communicate results * Work with other analytical reporting teams like BI and data supply team to support efficiency on regular analysis/insight work on where this work can be automated * Build systems/processes to transform raw data into actionable business insights Essential skills: * SQL Server (currently use 2012) * Must have worked in the E-commerce, online or merchandising or retail sector with an understanding of Google Analytics(GA) or Big Query or product/merchandise metrics * Advanced Excel Desirable skills: * Power BI experience or similar Data viz tools (eg Tableau/Qlik etc) If interested Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) please apply with your latest CV or Alex or email.
Robert Walters Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
14/11/2018
Contractor
Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) required on a 3-6mth contract to join an rapidly growing BI & Analytics team based in Central Manchester. Applicants must have retail, E-commerce or merchandising experience. Interviews w/c 19/11 for a December start Competitive daily rates offered Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) role involves: * Using SQL, Excel, Google Analytics and BI toolset to extract insights from data * Design and deliver periodic reporting highlighting trends and monitoring KPIs * Work alongside Merchandising, Buying and Digital teams to be able improve reporting and analysis * Applies comprehensive specialist knowledge of concepts, techniques and procedures of data analysis to the completion of complex assignments; * Works with client stakeholders to define requirements and communicate results * Work with other analytical reporting teams like BI and data supply team to support efficiency on regular analysis/insight work on where this work can be automated * Build systems/processes to transform raw data into actionable business insights Essential skills: * SQL Server (currently use 2012) * Must have worked in the E-commerce, online or merchandising or retail sector with an understanding of Google Analytics(GA) or Big Query or product/merchandise metrics * Advanced Excel Desirable skills: * Power BI experience or similar Data viz tools (eg Tableau/Qlik etc) If interested Senior BI Analyst (Merchandising/Retail experience) please apply with your latest CV or Alex or email.
Robert Walters Cambridgeshire, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
Exciting opportunity for a Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager to join a large engineering organisation that is continuing to grow after winning a number of new contracts. The role is managing full end to end procurement activities and a growing team of procurement and supply chain specialists. The Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for management and organisation of both strategic and operational purchasing activities, inventory management, import and export shipping, warehouse management, and demand management and fulfilment for their given business unit. The Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager will be required to work closely with other departments including Quality, Commercial, Design, Planning and Production on a number of key projects. To be successful, the Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager must be able to demonstrate to ability to lead and grow a team of procurement and supply chain professionals, be a proven strong negotiator, able to manage both internal and external stakeholders. On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive basic salary and a fantastic benefits package.
Robert Walters Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
Working for an exciting industry disruptor based in South Manchester, the successful candidate for this role will be a Graduate/Junior BA. The Business Analyst will be joining an exciting business with unparalleled career progression opportunities. You will work closely with the software development team in a fast-paced..... click apply for full job details
Robert Walters Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
This highly regarded professional services business have an immediate requirement for a Facilities Project Manager manage an office relocation in central Manchester. As Facilities Project Manager you will have significant experience delivering end-to-end life cycle Project Management experience working on similar relocation and facilities based projects. You will be working for a prestigious and reputable firm, on a large-scale programme,offering an excellent opportunity to enhance your professional reputation. The Project Manager should be able to demonstrate: Outstanding stakeholder management skills. Excellent experience in managin projects of work through the full life cycle. Budget, time and resource management skills. Prince2 Practitioner certification. Contract management skills. Good change management skills. If you are a Facilities Project Manager with the required experience, get in touch (see below)
Robert Walters Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
This highly regarded professional services business have an immediate requirement for a Facilities Project Manager manage an office relocation in central Manchester. As Facilities Project Manager you will have significant experience delivering end-to-end life cycle Project Management experience working on similar relocation and facilities based projects. You will be working for a prestigious and reputable firm, on a large-scale programme,offering an excellent opportunity to enhance your professional reputation. The Project Manager should be able to demonstrate: Outstanding stakeholder management skills. Excellent experience in managin projects of work through the full life cycle. Budget, time and resource management skills. Prince2 Practitioner certification. Contract management skills. Good change management skills. If you are a Facilities Project Manager with the required experience, get in touch (see below)
Robert Walters Cheshire, UK
13/11/2018
Full time
This global financial organisation are looking for a technical Business Analyst this is a fantastic opportunity for a Technical Business Analyst. You will be working with the API Engineering Team who making a big difference, building APIs for internal and external developers. As the Business Analyst you will need some..... click apply for full job details
Robert Walters Cheshire, UK
13/11/2018
The Crypto Analyst is responsible for change and maintenance of existing application cryptographic services, eg Central Authentication Service, CertificateNOW, SSH Universal Key Manager, PKI platforms, HSM (standalone and farm) and Cloud based crypto services. Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications : · Demonstrable SME experience of On/Off prem and hybrid crypto solutioning for both Key and Certificate strategies. · Able to translate underlying technology, security, and infrastructure concepts to business requirements. Good understanding of Application, Server and Network security. · Security design experience (shift left, secure by design) The Organisation: A financial services that are based in Cheshire have security at the heart of everything that they do. Investing significantly in their development they have organically grown and as their capabilities expand the requirement for additional staff increases. Combined with offering opportunities for excellent career development this organisation have fantastic company benefits and an promote work life balance. The Role: The Cryto Analyst will take responsibility for existing application cryptographic services, eg Central Authentication Service, CertificateNOW, SSH Universal Key Manager, PKI platforms, HSM (standalone and farm) and Cloud based crypto services. Key Accountabilities: · Contribute to annual risk and controls assessment in line with Technology Risk Management process. · Provide expertise on Cryptography options · Manage control issues identified · Drive robust acceptance policy for all CTB activities requiring crypto solutions. Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications: · Demonstrable SME experience of On/Off prem and hybrid crypto solutioning for both Key and Certificate strategies. · Able to translate underlying technology, security, and infrastructure concepts to business requirements. Good understanding of Application, Server and Network security. · Security design experience (shift left, secure by design). Apply directly for this position here or for a confidential conversation please call Jackson Smithies on