Key Account Manager

About us

Abacus Employment Services are highly experienced providers of temporary and permanent staff across southern England – specialising in the Industrial and Distribution sectors.

Our mission is to provide clients and workers with the best possible recruitment experience. Companies appoint us because of our:

· Long track record

· Rigorous commitment to compliance and Quality

· Passion for delivering exactly what they need.

Our workers choose us because we:

· are friendly and compliant

· Offer a great selection of jobs, and

· Always do what we promise

Key Account Manager – Harrods

Abacus Employment Services are honoured to be the sole supplier to Harrods Distribution Centre in Thatcham since 2012.

We are looking for an Account Manager to join our successful team and be the main point of contact for this prestigious client.

Your role will involve planning recruitment campaigns, resourcing of suitable applicants, running inductions for new starters, attending regular meetings on site, communicating daily with our temporary work force and the managers of each department within Harrods.

Alongside this, administration and attention to detail is vital. You will be working on our recruitment database, managing rotas and candidate profiles and completing weekly KPI’s. At seasonal peaks, you will also be leading a team of resourcers and administration staff.

Ideally candidates will be from a recruitment background, but an account management and customer service background would also be of interest. If you are confident, personable and friendly then we would love to hear from you.

This is a high profile role within Abacus Employment Services and there are genuine opportunities for career progression.

We offer pension, health care and a dynamic working environment – please contact us and find out more.

Reference ID: HAR

Operations Team Leader

Operations Team Leader

£20,000 – £25000 dependant on experience

Based in Theale

Permanent role

Hours  1300 – 2100  Monday to Friday

Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays = 33 days!
  • Privately owned family run business
  • Full uniform provided
  • Company sick pay scheme after one year of employment
  • Free car parking
  • Refer a friend scheme of £1000
  • Rewards Scheme with offers and discounts on entertainment, health, finance, motoring, travel/ and shopping
  • Employee of the month award

This family owned UK Logistics company is looking to build a team for a new contract in Andover and Theale.

As Operations Team Leader you will be responsible for the warehouse and transport operations at this site for the customer.  This is very much a coordination role, overseeing the effective loading of pallets on to the correct vehicles, ensuring paperwork is complete and accurate, liaising with Head Office and coordinating with the clients staff within the Warehouse and Transport teams.

You will need great communication skills and be an effective organiser.

Ideally you will have worked as a Team Leader or will be looking for your next career move.

This is a new role that will grow and develop over the coming weeks and months and offers fantastic opportunities for career development.  The company has a friendly family feel that genuinely cares about their employees.

Please contact us on (phone number removed) for more information.

Full job descriptions are available.

Operations Supervisor

Operations Supervisor

£25,000      Based in Andover

Permanent role

Hours  1300 – 2100  Monday to Friday

Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays = 33 days!
  • Privately owned family run business
  • Full uniform provided
  • Company sick pay scheme after one year of employment
  • Free car parking
  • Refer a friend scheme of £1000
  • Rewards Scheme with offers and discounts on entertainment, health, finance, motoring, travel/ and shopping
  • Employee of the month award

This family owned UK Logistics company is looking to build a team for a new contract in Andover and Theale.

As Operations Supervisor you will be responsible for the supervision of day to day operations of the contract at the clients Andover site, reporting to the Operations Manager.

The role will involve supervision of vehicle movements, managing the flow of activity, loading, planning and trunking between sites, leading a team of afternoon HGV Drivers, communications between several sites, developing and managing relationships with drivers, customers, transport managers and clerks and customer services teams, effective and safe loading of pallets, employee relations and communications and fleet planning.

Candidates will require experience within an Operations Supervisor or equivalent role.

This is a new role that will grow and develop over the coming weeks and months and offers fantastic opportunities for career development.  The company has a friendly family feel that genuinely cares about their employees.

Please contact us on (phone number removed) for more information.

Full job descriptions are available.

Recruitment Consultant (Driving Division)– Basingstoke

Abacus Employment have been trading in Basingstoke for in excess of 20 years specialising in the Industrial & Distribution markets. Our Basingstoke office is well established and amongst the leaders in the area with an enviable database of both candidates and clients and a reputation of excellence. The role will involve working closely on existing accounts – managing their day to day operations as well as identifying and developing new opportunities.

This is a busy role and would suit someone looking for a career in recruitment.  Ideally you will be a sales driven person, have excellent communication and organisational skills and be a team player.  Strong PC skills are essential too.  You will need to be able to work to deadlines, multi task and prioritise your workload.

The successful person maybe new to recruitment, from a sales background or have a proven recruitment track record.

Full training will be given, along with a competitive salary and commission structure. We can offer a company pension scheme & private health care too.

Please contact us today to apply

Manufacturing Technician

Manufacturing Technician

 

Abacus are hiring a manufacturing food technician for a local client with a worldwide known brand.

 The Role:

  • Operate world-class machinery in line with clients safety policy to deliver quality products that the clients brand demands .
  • Be a positive and active member of the team to drive for autonomous working, be flexible to the needs of the business and have a passion for delivering on clients targets.
  • Apply the knowledge gained during training to resolve any potential  issues in the right way
  • Accurately complete daily reports such as daily stoppage reports, end of run and quality.
  • Adhere to Company policies and procedures, including health and safety and ensuring quality standards are exceeded.

Attributes :

  • Able to drive high reach trucks, pedestrian riders and counterbalance FLT’s
  • Strong computer skills using programmes such as Microsoft outlook and Microsoft excel, experience using SAP would be beneficial, but this is not essential.
  • Experience of working in a Logistics department environment.
  • Ideally experience in the food manufacturing industry but not essential
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision, effectively being able to manage your own time.
  • Excellent communication skills with a focus on giving clarity to others.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Have a positive, can-do mindset
  • Be reliable and self-motivated, with good organisation skills. ​​

Hours of work :

  • Shift pattern runs on a three-week rotating basis (days 06:00 -14:00 afternoons 14:00 -22:00 and nights 22:00 -06:00).
  • Hours of work are 41 hours per week
  • When required the clients business also runs weekend shifts
  • starting salary is £21,131.52.

Positions available with immediate start please call us on 01264 339933.

Experienced Quality Assurance Operative-Food Production

Experienced Quality Assurance operative required for a Food Production company in Amesbury.

 

Working as apart of the Good’s in team in a friendly family run business, you will be completing all raw material checks on stock delivered to site. Leasing with suppliers regarding the quality of goods and following processes accordingly.

 

2 years previous experience in a similar role is highly desired, full training will be given.

 

Full Time, permanent Contract for the right candidate!

 

  • 07.00am – 16.00pm
  • Monday-Friday
  • £20,000 per annum
  • Full training provided
  • Easy access via public transport

 

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Control non-confirming raw materials, leasing with suppliers as required
  • Monitor CoAs, Micro and Allergen results
  • Complete all raw material sampling and testing as required by testing schedules
  • Audit all factory paperwork relating to raw materials
  • File production records

 

For more information or an immediate start please contact our Salisbury branch today on 01264 339933 or apply now by sending through your CV to salisburystaff@abacus-employment.com

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