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The Town of Gillingham in the County of Dorset

The town of Gillingham is located within the county of Dorset.   Gillingham is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by North Dorset District council.  Gillingham has a train station called Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station (GIL).

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Salary: £0 - £45000/annum benefits depending on experience per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Production & Manufacturing Manager

Gillingham, Dorset

Full time – 35 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a solution focused Production & Manufacturing Manager to join an award-winning ethical retailer (a natural and organic health & beauty brand). You will need a proven record in leading, developing and coaching teams to deliver GMP, Quality, Efficiencies and Cost across the production and manufacturing areas.

The position is based from purpose built modern eco-factory and offices set within acres of beautiful natural surroundings.

What you will do:

* Delivering the agreed production / manufacturing plan on a daily/weekly basis to the standards of GMP, Quality, Efficiency and Cost.
* Executing the Packing / Manufacturing plan and reporting daily any shortfalls with actions to the Head of Production.
* Driving quality, GMP, cost, efficiency service, safety, as a key member of the Production Management team
* Driving a continuous improvement theme throughout the Packing and Manufacturing teams.
* Managing, developing, coaching and supporting the Packing and Manufacturing areas to ensure a smooth-running operation.

Person Specification:

* Demonstrable experience in an FMCG Production environment
* Excellent planning and organisational skills
* Knowledge of the Beauty Industry is desirable
* Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
* Proven record of continuous improvement
* Demonstrate strong leadership qualities: influencing, decision making, delegation, conflict management, motivating and leading a team
* To demonstrate good interpersonal skills and strong team player.
* Able to influence other stakeholders within the business through negotiation and persuasion
* To show the ability to prioritise, manage time and resilience and a calm approach under pressure.

The position is full time. In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, product discount scheme, a paid community day, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens.

Recruitiful provides an HR recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation may choose to contact you directly should they wish to invite you to interview or may channel via ourselves
Posted: 15/10/2018

Salary: £50000 - £60000/annum + Benefits per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

My Client is a well-established Chilled Food Manufacturer who supplies to all of the major retailers and are based in the beautiful county of Dorset. They are now seeking a Technical Manager who will be responsible for defining the Technical Strategy at the site. This role will be the Quality and Food Safety champion for the site, and will ensure that relationships are developed with suppliers, retailers and internally, and will be integral in developing the Food Safety and Quality systems ensuring they are compliant with retailer codes of practice and relevant 3rd party standards

The role of the Technical Manager will involve:

Working with all departments on product and process improvement,

Managing specific process technology projects,

Identifying opportunities,

Solving day to day process problems and delivering solutions for continuous business improvement.

Technical Manager Essential Knowledge / Skills:
Relevant Technical Management experience within the food industry.

Experience working with Retailers

Extensive practical experience of BRC accreditation, HACCP implementation, facilitation of customer audits and quality system management.

Degree qualification in food science or equivalent

Excellent people management & communication skills.

A recognised Food hygiene qualification.

In return the successful Technical Manager will be offered a very competitive Salary + Benefits associated with working for an established manufacturer

Commutable from Shepton Mallet, Salisbury, Frome, Warminster, Yeovil, Blandford Forum and surrounding areas

Key words – Technical Manager, Technical Services Manager, Technical Team Manager, Quality Manager, QA Manager, Quality Assurance Manager
Posted: 12/10/2018

Salary: £16000 - £17000/annum per Annum

Category: Other

Packing Assistant
Gillingham, Dorset

37.5 Hours – Fixed term Maternity Cover (approx. 12 months)
£16,419 salary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated individual to join this award-winning ethical retailer (a natural & organic health & beauty brand with over 300 stores across the UK and overseas). Working out of an award-winning eco factory in Gillingham, Dorset, the Packing Assistant role will involve:

* Packing products effectively and efficiently
* Completing Quality Control packing documents
* Operating pump trucks
* Printing bar code labels and cartons

Experience needed:

* Experience working in a factory environment is advantageous.
* Being a great team player
* Have attention to detail
* Effectively follow instruction
* Have good judgement and a common-sense approach
* Have the ability to multi-task

What is offered in return:

* On-the-job training.
* A competitive salary
* 25 days holiday plus public holidays
* Product discount scheme
* A day off to participate in a community project of your choice
* Subsidised onsite restaurant
* Onsite parking
* Great working environment including extensive gardens

Recruitiful provides a recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation will then contact you directly to should they wish to invite you to interview
Posted: 11/10/2018

Salary: £50000 - £60000/annum + Benefits per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

My Client is a well-established Chilled Food Manufacturer who supplies to all of the major retailers and are based in the beautiful county of Dorset. They are now seeking a Technical Manager who will be responsible for defining the Technical Strategy at the site. This role will be the Quality and Food Safety champion for the site, and will ensure that relationships are developed with suppliers, retailers and internally, and will be integral in developing the Food Safety and Quality systems ensuring they are compliant with retailer codes of practice and relevant 3rd party standards

The role of the Technical Manager will involve:

Working with all departments on product and process improvement,

Managing specific process technology projects,

Identifying opportunities,

Solving day to day process problems and delivering solutions for continuous business improvement.

Technical Manager Essential Knowledge / Skills:
Relevant Technical Management experience within the food industry.

Experience working with Retailers

Extensive practical experience of BRC accreditation, HACCP implementation, facilitation of customer audits and quality system management.

Degree qualification in food science or equivalent

Excellent people management & communication skills.

A recognised Food hygiene qualification.

In return the successful Technical Manager will be offered a very competitive Salary + Benefits associated with working for an established manufacturer

Commutable from Shepton Mallet, Salisbury, Frome, Warminster, Yeovil, Blandford Forum and surrounding areas

Key words – Technical Manager, Technical Services Manager, Technical Team Manager, Quality Manager, QA Manager, Quality Assurance Manager
Posted: 09/10/2018

Salary: £60000 - £75000/annum per Annum

Category: Management

Position: Nursing Home Manager/ Care Home Manager
Location: North Dorset / South Wiltshire borders
Salary: £60,000 plus bonus (£75k OTE)

FANTASTIC NURSING HOME MANAGER / CARE HOME MANAGER OPPORTUNITY!!

On behalf of a leading care provider I am currently looking for a Nursing Home Manager to join one of their large, newly built homes based on the border of North Dorset and South Wiltshire.

To be considered for this nursing home manager / care home manager role you should have previous management experience and hold a management qualification. Nurse qualified home managers and non-nurse qualified managers will be considered. Ideally candidates should have some home development experience and should have turned around a failing home or have managed a fully compliant home.

This is a beautiful, privately owned nursing home / care home that provides nursing, residential and dementia care to elderly service users. It is a beautiful new build care home. It has state of the art facilities.

The nursing home manager / care home manager job role:
• Manage the day to day running of the home.
• Provide staff management, support and development.
• Ensure each resident receives the highest standard of care.
• To liaise with and co-operate with CQC inspectors and with their inspections.
• To promote a caring environment for residents through high standards of professional practice.

Person specification of the nursing home manager / care home manager:
• Manager's can be nurse qualified or non-nurse qualified
• Nursing home management or residential care home management experience
• A relevant care management qualification.
• Care home development / troubleshooting advantageous
• Organised and able to manage others.
• A good communicator
Posted: 05/10/2018

Salary: £30000 - £45000/annum benefits per Annum

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Senior Formulation Chemist

Gillingham, Dorset

Full time – 35 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Formulation Chemist to join an award-winning ethical retailer (a natural and organic health & beauty brand). In this role you will manage the formulation of new and innovative products across beauty, aromatherapy and natural health categories.

The position is based from purpose built modern offices set within acres of beautiful natural surroundings.

What you will do:

* Manage the formulation and development of new & innovative products
* Work alongside manufacturing to ensure all new products can be scaled up appropriately
* Work with internal manufacturing or external subcontractors/suppliers to develop innovative product solutions to support NPD strategy
* Work closely with the Brand and Marketing teams to provide support for copy and claims for new products
* To implement the technical guidelines and policies
* To ensure all products are suitable for their intended markets and progress relevant registrations as appropriate
* To work cross functionally with departments such as procurement on key strategic projects that support NPD Strategy, cost-saving & business improvement
* Develop a culture of “R&D and Innovation” within the Team, coaching junior colleagues to achieve their business and personal objectives and supporting their development
* Input to the Formulation budget requirements on specific projects

Person Specification:

* BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or alternative related discipline.
* Experience with a cosmetic/pharmaceutical/consumer goods development role
* SCS Diploma in Cosmetic Science is desirable
* Previous experience and full working knowledge of current EU and US regulatory requirements for the development and manufacture of health & beauty products
* Proven track record in overcoming formulation challenges such as development and scale-up of manufacturing processes.
* Thorough knowledge of good laboratory practices (relevant accreditation) principles of sample preparation, measurement and analysis

The position is full time. In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, product discount scheme, a paid community day, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens.

Recruitiful provides an HR recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation may choose to contact you directly should they wish to invite you to interview or may channel via ourselves
Posted: 05/10/2018

Salary: £18000 - £19000/annum benefits per Annum

Category: Administration

Administrator

Gillingham, Dorset

Part-time: 25.5 Hours per week (Monday – Friday)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a customer focused administrator to join an award-winning ethical retailer (a natural and organic health & beauty brand). In this role you will deliver excellent customer service to home-based consultants, dealing with all enquires promptly by responding to telephone enquires & emails, helping to resolving any problems and escalating to other departments if necessary. This is a great opportunity for the right person.

The position is based from purpose built modern offices set within acres of beautiful natural surroundings.

What you will do:

* Respond to issues raised by consultants in a professional manner
* Interrogation of front sales and back office software to assist in answering questions.
* Create orders & assisting consultants with orders and registering new applications.
* Ensure all data captured during the recruitment process is maintained and managed
* To record basic call and email information as directed
* Process returns and credits for damaged or missing products.
* Track damages and miss-picked orders accurately
* Update message board with latest stock information
* Communicate accurate information concerning promotions, incentives, policies and procedures, product information.
* Explain invoices and commission payments and career plan to consultants.
* Assisting in training of new staff

Person Specification:

* Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken.
* Excellent numeracy skills.
* Attention to fine detail.
* Able to adapt to numerous software systems, both bespoke and standard.
* Excellent Customer Service Skills
* The ability to effectively prioritise workload is essential.

The position is part-time (25.5 hours) Monday-Friday. In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, product discount scheme, a paid community day, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens.

Recruitiful provides an HR recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation may choose to contact you directly should they wish to invite you to interview or may channel via ourselves
Posted: 03/10/2018

Salary: £19000 - £21000/annum good bens per Annum

Category: IT

IT Support Assistant
Gillingham, Dorset

An exciting opportunity has arisen for am IT Support Assistant to join an award-winning ethical retailer (a natural and organic health & beauty brand). A global pioneer with over 300 outlets in 22 countries, and growing year on year.
The IT Support Assistant will provide first and second line technical support to end users on technical issues and problems relating to hardware, software and peripherals. Our client is on a digital transformation journey, embedding a digital culture and customer first approach across people, process and technology. This role will gain exposure to the latest Microsoft “cloud” technologies (Office365 & Dynamics365), collaboration tools and digital platforms across our omni-channel Retail estate. This is a great opportunity for the right person to join our team at this exciting time.

Based at an award-winning eco factory in Gillingham, Dorset, head office, the IT Support Assistant role will involve:

• Providing exceptional customer service in person, via phone and email as appropriate
• Resolving service desk issues including troubleshooting hardware and software issues
• Performing user administration duties
• First point of contact for IT support issues
• Break/fix support for MS Windows PC’s and MS Office applications
• Installation of PC’s, monitors, network printers and associated IT equipment, Microsoft software and other 3rd party applications
• Liaising with 3rd party IT Service Desk and manage calls they are resolving, and with 3rd party support companies to resolve system issues

What we’re looking for from you:
• Experience of Remote Desktop support and working in an end-user desktop support role
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office 2016, Windows 10, Windows Server, Office 365, Active Directory and Exchange
• Knowledge of printer / peripheral device troubleshooting
• Some understanding of TCP/IP, DNS and DHCP
• Knowledge of MacOS/iOS is desirable
• Have excellent problem-solving skills to diagnose, evaluate and resolve complex problem situations
• Ability to work independently, share information and assist others

What is on offer in return:
• A competitive salary, 25 days holiday plus public holidays, Product discount scheme, a day off to participate in a community project of your choice, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens

This role will suit individuals that have held the following roles: IT Support Assistant, PC technician, Helpdesk Analyst, Service Desk Analyst
Posted: 02/10/2018

Salary: £0 - £25000/annum benefits per Annum

Category: Marketing

Copywriter

Gillingham, Dorset

Full Time: 35 Hours – Permanent

Salary £25,000

Do you have an innate creative flair and the ability to think outside the box? Our client is seeking a Copywriter with experience in writing customer-facing marketing copy, ideally in the health and beauty industry. This is a great opportunity for the right person to join their team at this exciting time.

The position is based from purpose built modern offices set within acres of beautiful natural surroundings.

What you will do:

* Produce copy for all areas of the business
* Create brand messages that include: product benefits, ingredients stories, ethical values
* Develop product names and benefits for new product developments;
* Work with regulatory advisors to ensure all copy is compliant with regional regulatory bodies, is legal and honest
* Support their home-selling channel with regionally compliant copy
* Work with Training team on staff training presentations and scripts to ensure consistency & legal checked brand / product messaging
* To implement the brand’s tone of voice and copy style for all areas of the business.

Person Specification:

* Experience in writing customer-facing marketing copy, ideally in health and beauty
* A keen eye for detail with a proven ability to proofread
* A strong interest in creativity and marketing
* Awareness of ASA and basic knowledge of advertising rules and restrictions
* Excellent organisational skills with an ability to juggle several projects at once
* Able to work to deadlines and remain calm under pressure
* Some experience of multi-channel retailing and marketing is ideal
* Some experience in successful project management

The position is full time. In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, product discount scheme, a paid community day, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens.

Recruitiful provides an HR recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation may choose to contact you directly should they wish to invite you to interview or may channel via ourselves
Posted: 25/09/2018

Salary: £0 - £18000/annum benefits per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

GMP Administrator / Quality Inspector

Gillingham, Dorset

Full Time: 37.5 Hours – Fixed Term Contract – Approx 1 year (Maternity Cover)

Salary circa £18,000 + benefits

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quality Inspector / GMP Administrator to join an award-winning ethical retailer (a natural and organic health & beauty brand). A global pioneer with over 300 outlets in 22 countries, and growing year on year.

The position is based from purpose built modern offices set within acres of beautiful natural surroundings.

What you will do:

* Assisting with inspection of incoming goods and components to ensure compliance with quality specification, and for escalating issues as appropriate.
* Assisting with document control administration, including preparation and distribution of paper and electronic documents.
* Assisting with maintenance of QC records including spreadsheets and databases.
* Manage all aspects of GMP Administration
* Coordinate the GMP training and delivery where necessary.

Person Specification:

* Minimum requirements: GCSE Science, Maths & English (C grade or above)
* Administration experience is essential
* Experience working in a production environment is advantageous.
* Being a great team player and well organised

The position is full time. In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, product discount scheme, a paid community day, subsidised onsite restaurant, onsite parking, great working environment including extensive gardens.

Recruitiful provides an HR recruitment support service to this hiring client. On receipt of your application, we will email you full details of this opportunity: Hiring organisation name, job desciption and any supporting documentation. We will then wait for your email authorisation before then forwarding your application/CV. The hiring organisation may choose to contact you directly should they wish to invite you to interview or may channel via ourselves